Abuakwa North MP Joseph Boakye Danquah Adu has been killed.
The opposition NPP MP died of multiple stab wounds Tuesday dawn.
Unknown assailants stormed his residence at Shiashie and killed the politician.
Reports say the hitmen gained access to the MP’s bedroom by climbing onto a ladder, where, after a brief struggle with the lawmaker, managed to overpower him and inflict the stab wounds on him.
The 51-year-old MP was the grandson of Dr J B Danquah, who was christened the doyen of Ghanaian politics.
He was a chartered accountant. The Police have opened investigations into the MP’s murder.
The legislator was survived by a wife and two children.