Yet-to-be identified thieves have made away with lighting equipment worth USD$172,000 according to Sunyani-based Nimdee FM.
Detectives have commenced investigations into a case of cable theft which has been reported to them in Obuasi. No suspect has been arrested yet.
According to reports from the Ashanti regional town, officials of the Miners have been left shocked and surprised by the incident which has scumpered their plans ahead of the fresh season which kicks start in the coming weeks.
The thieves dug tunnels and created channels which led them to exploit and cut the cable which was meant to be used for electrical works on the flood light works at the Len Clay Stadium.
More details soon…