Sunday, August 1, 2021

Top police officer, nine others charged with high treason over plot to kill President Akufo-Addo

A top police official has been charged with high treason – The Attorney General says the officer and nine other plotted to kill the president – Should they be found guilty, all ten will face the death penalty A Senior Police Officer ACP Benjamin Agordzo and nine others have been charged with the highest crime of the land, high treason.

They risk the punishment of death should they be found guilty by three High Court judges tasked to hear the matter. The 10 accused persons have since early 2020 faced the charge of treason felony.

Attorney General Godfred Yeboah Dame has already filed documents to discontinue the treason felony case and rather push for High treason which he said is the highest crime that can ever be committed by any person in Ghana.

He told the court that the accused persons between June 2018 to September 2019 engaged in an elaborate plot geared at overthrowing government with discussions on the possibility of killing the President as well.

Related Articles

I will give my Daughter 100% support If She Decides To Be A Prostitute – Bulldog

Ghanaian entertainment pundit cum artiste manager has revealed that she wouldn’t be bothered if his daughter decides to become a prostitute. He explained that whatever...

Kenya Bans In-person Meetings, Public Gatherings As COVID Surges

Kenya said it is extending a nighttime curfew and banning public gatherings and in-person meetings to slow the spread of the coronavirus, warning that...

Shakira may face trial in Spain over claim she evaded £13million in tax

Shakira may face trial in Spain for allegedly avoiding £13million worth of tax. Spanish prosecutors accuse the 44-year-old Colombian singer of six offences, which could...

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Stay Connected

21,915FansLike
2,507FollowersFollow
0SubscribersSubscribe

Latest Articles

I will give my Daughter 100% support If She Decides To Be A Prostitute – Bulldog

Ghanaian entertainment pundit cum artiste manager has revealed that she wouldn’t be bothered if his daughter decides to become a prostitute. He explained that whatever...

Kenya Bans In-person Meetings, Public Gatherings As COVID Surges

Kenya said it is extending a nighttime curfew and banning public gatherings and in-person meetings to slow the spread of the coronavirus, warning that...

Shakira may face trial in Spain over claim she evaded £13million in tax

Shakira may face trial in Spain for allegedly avoiding £13million worth of tax. Spanish prosecutors accuse the 44-year-old Colombian singer of six offences, which could...

Hassan Ayariga under life support as he contracts coronavirus (Photo)

The founder and leader of the All Peoples Congress (APC), Mr Hassan Ayariga has been admitted to the Intensive Care Unit of a health...

Akufo Addo appeals to Ghanaians to donate GH¢100 each month to build National Cathedral

The government of Ghana led by President Nana Addo Dankwah Akufo-Addo through the finance minister has announced plans to make Ghanaians donate GH¢100 a...
%d bloggers like this: