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Legon student 'stabbed' by jealous boyfriend

17 June 2017 | General News

A Diploma in Adult Education student of the University of Ghana, Legon, was stabbed in the neck on Friday by her jealous boyfriend.

Zara Hussein reportedly lost a lot of blood before being rushed to the hospital where she is receiving treatment.

Residents of Akufo Hall, where the incident occurred, told Joy News, the suspect, Ibrahim Musah, 42, came to the University’s campus to visit Hussein but found another man in her room.

They said Musah got angry and accused his girlfriend of cheating on him.

Photo: The suspect, Ibrahim Musah has confessed to stabbing Zara, witnesses say

He reportedly confronted Hussein's male guest and at the height of the altercation in which Hussein backed her guest.

Musah stormed out of the room and returned with a piece of a broken ceramic receptacle and stabbed Zara in the neck with it.

He is reported to have also slapped the gentleman who he suspected was Hussein's new boyfriend.

Musah was subsequently arrested by some students on campus and handed over the school’s security.

He is currently in the grips of the Legon Police.
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