A 60-year-old man, Yikatey Somatey has allegedly butchered his wife, Bora Bonbiatey 57 to death on suspicion of infidelity.
The suspect reportedly carried out the act at Gando near Nyanyema a suburb of the Sawla-Tuna Kalba District of the Savannah region, Ghana.
He has been arrested by the police.
The body of the deceased was was found in the bush in a pool of blood.
The suspect accused his deceased wife of cheating on him with another man.
Sawla District Police Commander, ASP Degraft Armah Adjei, who confirmed the news, said the uncle of the deceased reported the incident to the police and accused the suspect of killing his niece in the bush.
According to Ghanaweb, the police immediately moved to the scene.
“When the police got there, the deceased was lying in a pool of blood with multiple wounds on her head believed to be from cutlass.”
He added, the suspect was arrested and will be arraigned after investigations.