Cruelty! Woman battles for life after being hacked by husband

A Ghanaian woman identified as Ama Nyarkoa, 32, is currently battling for her life at the Asamankese Government Hospital, after a disagreement with her husband led to him attacking her with a machete.
The attack by her hubby, Kwaku Akese, 46, which occurred Sunday at Akyem Akroso, Eastern Region, saw him inflicting several injuries upon the wife, including nearly chopping off her hands.

He also left her with two deep cuts at the upper and lower part of the hand, as well as deep cut on her back, Mouth, neck and buttocks.

The suspected husband has since absconded.

According to the mother to the victim, the misunderstanding between the couple started on Saturday after the woman defied orders of the husband not to attend a wedding ceremony.


The couple has six children.

Information gathered from the Asamankese Hospital indicates that the victim has been referred to the Regional Hospital in Koforidua for intensive care, however, the family is struggling to foot the medical bills and the Ghc400 ambulance cost.
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