Deputy boss at YEA Ghana beats girlfriend to death


The first deputy of the Youth Employment Agency YEA at the Katsi North in the Volta region, Philip Caezar Kumah has allegedly beaten his girlfriend to death.

Report indicate that the lady had been complaining about the attitude of the boyfriend but refused to report him to the police to avoid his arrest. The Police PRO of the Volta Regional Command, Sergeant Prince Dogbatse confirming the news identified the victim as Elizabeth Yesutor.

According to the police officer the deceased did not pay heed to the multiple advice she was given through the times of the abuse by the boyfriend. 

“I had background information on the issue and so I asked the victim to report to the police but that didn’t happen. The gentleman is now in our custody and hopefully, we’ll be going to court today, [March 11, 2021] then we’ll see what happens.” Sergeant Prince told Accra based Starr FM. 

The police officer further revealed that the victim had been hospitalized before in a similar fashion where she was severly beaten by this same boyfriend but immediately after she was discharged from the hospital, she went ahead to dismiss the case from the police. 

“In one such case, she was hospitalized but after she gained her health back, she went to withdraw the case. There have been various instances where he had abused this lady,” he added.