- Three women in the North East Region of Ghana have been rendered widows after their husband lost his life in a battle with an elephant
- It was reported that the late farmer and another man were on a motorbike when they bumped into an elephant that was crossing the street
- The elephant vented out its anger on the two men and took the life of one as the other was able to escape
A hardworking Ghanaian farmer has left three and 13 children behind after he was reportedly killed by an elephant following a brief confrontation.
Citinewsroom reports that the incident happened at the Yankazia community in the East Mamprusi Municipality of the North East Region on August 25, 2021.
How the incident happened
It is reported that the deceased and another man were on a motorbike when they accidentally hit an elephant that was crossing the road with a couple of others.
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Battle for survival
In revenge, the huge mammal vent out its anger on both men but one of them managed to escape whilst the other's life was drained out completely by the elephant.
Pulse.com.gh reports that after killing and mutilating the body of the farmer completely on Wednesday, August 25, 2021, the elephants proceeded to invade three other communities; Soanvusi, Nasuan, and Tuna.
Police personnel from the Gambaga District have begun an investigation into the incident with the help of a medical officer from the Baptist Medical center in Nalerigu.
The deceased is reported to have left behind eight boys, and five girls aside from his three wives.
Man with over 100 kids dies
Meanwhile, Legit.ng reported that the family of the late Torgbui Kofi Asilenu has expressed interest in having their father who had 15 wives and over 100 children included in the Guinness Book of Records.
Torgbui Kofi Asilenu who was a herbalist and majored in plant medicine passed away earlier in 2021. His children are unhappy that their late father's name has not been included in the Guinness Book of Record.
His children are unhappy that their late father's name has not been included in the Guinness Book of Record.