The priestess at the center of the Kafaba incident which claimed the life of the 90-year-old woman has been arrested by the Savannah Regional Police Command, GhanaXtra.Com report.
The priestess, Latifa Bumaye was arrested at her hideout at Kejewu Bator near Abrumase by the police upon a tip-off.
She is currently assisting the police in investigations.
Madam Akua Denteh believed to be in her 90’s was lynched for allegedly being a witch in Kafaba in the East Gonja Municipality of the Savannah region.
The ordeal of the poor old woman follows allegations by a soothsayer that the old lady was a witch.
Her death sparked wider condemnation on social and mainstream media over such brutalities which are very prevalent in the Northern parts of the country.