Bukom Banku among those injured in Odododiodio election day brawl


This year’s Election recorded some few Election Violence which also resulted in the death of some party supporters. One area which recorded violence Odododiodio.

Ghanaian boxer and comedian Braimah Kamoko nicknamed Bukom Banku was among those involved in the Odododiodio election day scuffle and sustained some injury in the process.

The supporters of the ruling NPP and the NDC disagreed on the electoral proceedings which led to the brawl that led to the death of 3 civilians and left others severely injured.

Apparently, Bukom Banku, staunch NDC supporter was among the supporters who suffered some bruises during the fight.

In a video which was circulating online, nurses were stitching up the boxer’s open wound after the incident and he was resolute that the violence in the constituency was only getting started.

Ignoring one of the nurses’ call for tranquility in the area, Bukom Banku insisted that there was bound to be more casualties because the fight was only getting started.

He said, ”People will die in Odododiodio more than in any constituency. Three people died yesterday so more will die.”

Meanwhile, the incumbent MP for the area, Nii Lante Vanderpuye of the NDC, suspected to be the mastermind behind the violence, was arrested by police at the Modak Hotel where he was lodging.