The death news took over the whole of Bukom with details even suggesting the boxer had died with two other people in a fatal accident.
Fans of the very popular Bukom Banku rushed to his house to get confirmation only to find out it was all a rumour about the Ghanaian celebrity.
In a move to find out about the source of the death rumours, news gathered suggests the deceptive news originated from boxer Bukom Banku. The boxer is believed to have told close friends that the rumours were a means to find out how people loved him.
SportsinGhana will keep you updated on any further details gathered.