Ghanaian fetish priest has been sentenced to death for sacrificing wife and daughter to gods.
The 38-year-old fetish priest, was sentenced to life in jail for killing his wife and daughter and sacrificing them to his idols.
According to Ghana News Agency (GNA), the Bolgatanga High Court convicted Mbawona Tindana guilty of the crime after cutting off the victims’ heads with an axe after accusing them of witchcraft.
He was charged with two counts of murder. under section 46 of the Criminal Offences Act of 1960, Act 29,
Despite his plea of not guilty to the allegations leveled against him, he was found guilty by a court presided over by Regional Supervising High Court Judge Charles Adjei Wilson.
According to reports, the court’s judgment was based on a unanimous vote by a seven-member jury Tindana himself chose, which found him guilty and sentenced him to death.