Barry Jhay cleared of complicity in label boss Kashy Godson’s death

Barry Jhay

Singer Barry Jhay has been cleared by the police in Ghana of complicity in the death of his record label boss Kashy Godson.

Barry was arrested in Ghana following Godson’s death.

The singer took to Instagram on Tuesday to share with the public a report by the district commander, Ghana Police Service, Adabraka-Accra which was dated Monday, March 15.


The report revealed that Kashy’s girlfriend rushed to where Barry was recording a song to report that he (Kashy) was behaving abnormally. It further said that when Barry tried to find out what was happening, Kashy rather took to violence towards Barry, hurting him with a water closet cover, pressing iron and also pulled a knife to stab him. However, Barry managed to escape the scene.

The report also disclosed that Kashy jumped down from the fourth floor of the hotel they lodged in about 12 minutes after Barry had fled the scene, as was corroborated by an eyewitness and CCTV footage at the hotel.

It also said post-mortem examination conducted on the body of the deceased revealed the causes of death to be “severe head injury” and “fall from height”.

This is coming a few days after Kashy’s girlfriend Ada had disclosed that Barry had nothing to do with Kashy’s death.