The deceased Benjamin Okyere, 31, is popularly known as Trillionaire is a budding musician known for his album Pon Dem was allegedly shot by the landlord, Steve Nana Kamkam.
The incident took place at Ofankor in the Greater Accra Region primarily over rent issues last Sunday.
The suspect, Steve Nana Kamkam, told JOY NEWS the act was in self-defense.
“Although I am not supposed to talk to you without legal representation, all I can say is that I shot him [tenant] in self-defense,”
Some neighbors and sympathizers had also reported stormed the house and burnt some part into ashes but the police were there to prevent it.
Relatives of the budding musician are demanding swift action adding that they saw signs of the action.
The suspect has been remanded in police custody and he will be tested for coronavirus. He will reappear in court on June 8.
Our deepest condolence to the family.