Ghanaian fetish priest sentenced to death for sacrificing wife and daughter to his gods

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A Ghanaian fetish priest, Mbawona Tindana has been sentenced to death for sacrificing his wife and daughter to his gods.

Reports has confirmed that, the 38-year-old fetish priest has been sentenced to life imprisonment for killing his beautiful wife and daughter and sacrificed them to his idols.

Mbawona Tindana was sentenced to life imprisonment after being found guilty of the crime by the Bolgatanga High Court.

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The facts established by the Court says, the fetish priest cut off the wife and daughter (victims) heads with an axe after accusing them of witchcraft.

The High Court charged him with two offences of murder under section 46 of the Criminal Offences Act of 1960, Act 29.

Even though, the fetish priest pleaded not guilty to the charges proffered against him, the court presided over by Charles Adjei Wilson, Regional Supervising High Court Judge, convicted him.

The court’s decision was reportedly based on a unanimous decision from a seven-member jury Tindana himself selected, which found him guilty and sentenced him to death.

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