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Chinese National Escapes From Nsawam Prison

In a shocking turn of events, a Chinese national serving jail term at the Nsawam Medium Prison has managed to escape.


The convict, who was convicted of theft and other criminal related offenses, reportedly feigned illness and was subsequently transferred to Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital for medical attention.


According to reports, the Chinese inmate was initially arrested in Tema before being transferred to the high-security Nsawam Prison. However, during his time at the hospital on Wednesday, February 7, 2024, he made his daring escape. It remains unclear how he managed to flee from the hospital premises without being detected.