The Member of Parliament for Mfantseman, Mr Ekow Quansah Hayford, has reportedly been shot dead.

Reports reaching indicate that he was killed by armed robbers on the Abeadze Dominase-Abeadze Duadzi-Mankessim road.

The incident happened Friday dawn.

The late MP of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) was returning from a campaign trip at Dominase to his residence at Mankessim.

Further information indicates that his driver also died in the attack. 

The late lawmaker was born on Thursday, 24 December 1970,

In terms of education, Mr Quansah Hayford had a BBA from Methodist University and an MBA from GIMPA.

He also had ACCA Level 2 from Ghana Telecom.

He was a Christian.         

Prior to going to Parliament, he was the Manager in charge of Parts Administration at Mantrac Ghana Limited (2010 to 2013).

He was also the CEO of Modisa Lodge (2012 to 2016).

Before that, he was a D/CPL with the Ghana Police Service (1993 to 1998).