For newsmakers, followers and customers of sizzling leisure information tales, this week has been nothing wanting busy and thrilling.
It’s a Saturday and in case you might be someplace making an attempt to take inventory of what the foremost tales have been, GhanaWeb is right here to serve you with what we name ‘the Week of excessive profile arrests
Funny Face arrested on October 18
The arrest of Benson Nana Yaw Oduro Boateng set us up for what has turned out to be a roller-coaster experience amongst a few of the nation’s celebrities and the Ghana Police Service.
Funny Face in a video threatened some individuals together with Fada Dickson of Regardless of Media, Bola Ray and his good friend Emmanuel Adebayor.
A police assertion asserting his arrest acknowledged: “The police on Monday, 18th October 2021, at 10:14 pm arrested Benson Nana Yaw Oduro Boateng, popularly referred to as Funny Face, for allegedly threatening sure people by way of some Social Media platforms.”
He has since been despatched to court docket and referred to medical doctors for psychological examination.
He’ll reappear within the Kaneshie court docket on November 10.
Jesus Ahuofe on October 19
Prophet Stephen Akwasi was arrested on the premises of Class Media Group the place he first prophesied concerning the October 18, 2021 loss of life of Shatta Wale.
Stories point out that he was picked by some safety officers who stormed the media home with out their uniforms.
He was despatched to the Accra Regional Police Comand and subsequently processed for court docket. He’s additionally serving one week in remand.
Shatta Wale arrested on October 19
Information of an alleged gun assault on him unfold like hearth in harmattan season. The preliminary sense of apprehension gave strategy to reasoning and folks started to query the veracity of the story which was put out by his PA.
Because it turned out, it was a hoax story planted by the musician and his cohorts to serve no matter goal.
The Ghana Police Service issued an announcement about his whereabouts and subsequently arrested two of his camp members.
The 2 have been the artiste’s Public Relations Supervisor, Kojo Owusu Koranteng, also called Nana Dope and Eric Venator, alias Gangee.
Shatta Wale was denied bail and has been despatched to the Ankaful Jail to serve one week in remand.
Medikal arrested on October 20
The week of high-profile arrest was capped off with the arrest of hiplife star Samuel Adu Frimpong, aka Medikal.
The rapper was arrested for brandishing a gun in a video posted on social media.
He was remanded by an Accra Circuit court docket on Friday, October 22 and can reappear on October 27, 2021.