Tuesday 16th April, 2019
16, GNA – Mr Samuel Ofosu-Ampofo, the National Chairman of the main opposition
National Democratic Congress (NDC) and Mr Kwaku Boahen, the Deputy National
Communication Officer, facing charges to cause harm and assault against a
public officer, will appear before an Accra High Court tomorrow.
statement signed by Mr Kakra Essamuah, the Director of Communication and copied
the Ghana News Agency (GNA), said the two would appear before Justice Asiedu’s
Commercial Court NO. 1 at 0800 hours, to answer the charges arising out of the
content of a leaked tape.
on the tape was reportedly recorded at an NDC meeting, addressed by the
Chairman and other party officials.
and Mr Boahen, however, denied the charges when they were invited by
the Police Criminal Investigations Directorate at the Police
Headquarters about two months ago.