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Source: Myjoyonline.com

Man feared dead at NDC Ashanti office

Myjoyonline.com is learning of a shooting at the Ashanti Regional Office of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC).

A member of an NDC militia the Hawks is believed to have shot an NDC man thrice at close range, first in the leg and twice in the chest.

The man whose identity is yet to be confirmed was rushed to the Komfo Anokye Teaching hospital. Myjoyonline.com is yet to confirm reports, he has died.

One more person was also shot and is in critical condition, myjoyonline.com has been told.

General Secretary of the party, Johnson Asiedu Nketia, among other bigwigs narrowly escaped unhurt. It is unclear what may have started the commotion leading to the shooting.