The New Patriotic Party (NPP) parliamentary candidate for the Yapei-Kusawgu Constituency in the Savannah Region, Abu Kamara, is reported dead.
He is said to have died in a car accident together with his aide.
The accident happened at Datoyili, near Tamale, Friday night when the PC was returning from the Constituency.
Information gathered by 3news.com indicates that both Mr. Kamara and his aide, Kotochi Makers, died in that crash.
The Yapei-Kusawgu Constituency secretary of the NPP, Mahama Mbonwura, confirmed the news to 3news.com.
“With a heavy heart I announce to you the sudden demise of Hon. Abu Mahama Abudu A.K.A. Abu Kamara and his Aid Kotochi Makers A.K.A. Young Chief in an accident at Datope near Tamale. Hon. Abu Kamara is the parliamentary candidate for Yapei-Kusawgu constituency,” a statement signed by the constituency secretary said.