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Abass Blinkz suspected killer remanded

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Tijani Smalia, the suspected killer of Kumawood actor Abass Nurudeen, aka Blinks, has been remanded for two weeks by Asokore Mampong Municipal Court after appearing in court for the first time on Monday November 19, 2018.

Alleged killer of Abass
Tijani, alleged killer of Abass reported that Tijani was arrested at Atimatim-Maase by the Police upon a tip off in connection with the murder of Blinkz.


The Ghanaian actor was stabbed to death around 10:30am on Wednesday November 7, 2018 at Akurem, a surburb between Aboabo and Sawaaba in Kumasi.

Blinkz, who worked with the Acheamfour Terminal, a transport company, met his death when he visited his master’s house.

Tijani’s case has been adjourned till December 3, 2018.



The Police Report

Abass Nurudeen Blinks
Abass Nurudeen Blinks

Narrating the incident to the press, Manhyia Divisional Commander, ACP Kwaku Buah explained saying;

“This morning around 10:30am, a young man who is popularly known and called in Kumasi by the name Blinkz, an actor with Kumawood and a worker at Acheamfour Terminal visited his master’s house at Akurem where he met the master’s wife and brother exchange words. He found it worrying and tried to intervene however, the brother to his master’s wife took offence with his intervention which eventually turned into a fight.


Brother to the master’s wife and another guy present then attacked Blinkz with knives and in the action stabbed him. One stabbed him in the ribs and the other sliced him in the back, he fell and collapsed. He was immediately rushed to the Manhyia Hospital where he was pronounced dead minutes later”