The 1st Woman Rebecca Akufo-Addo has despatched a delegation to commiserate with and existing some goods to the household of Madam Akua Denteh, who was tragically lynched at Kafaba in the Savannah location of Ghana.
The regrettable incident occurred just after the 90-calendar year-outdated female was accused of witchcraft.
“The lynching of ninety yr old Madam Akua Denteh, is only abhorrent. It is tragic that in this day and age, Ghanaians in particular females keep on to undergo these types of barbaric and human appropriate violations that undermine our quest for gender equality” the Very first Girl lamented.
The Initially Woman expressed her appreciation for the a lot of statements of condemnation, saying “I am encouraged by the several statements of condemnation by many effectively-indicating Ghanaians and teams. Whilst the statements are commendable.
“We have to consider all vital measures to deliver justice to the family members and wholly abolish all such adverse, abusive and violent techniques from women of all ages in distinct. I will proceed to get the job done with interest groups to empower ladies and women in various techniques, including education and learning and techniques acquisition, as a means of insulating them from this kind of barbaric techniques.”
The family of Madam Denteh, expressed their appreciation to the To start with Lady and thanked the many Ghanaians, who have expressed their sympathy and guidance for the spouse and children.