The Circuit Court in Accra has granted dancehall musician Charles Nii Amarh Mensah popularly known as Shatta Wale to a self-recognisance bail of GHC100, 000.
He was granted bail by the court after he pleaded not guilty to one count to wit; Publication of false news that caused fear and panic in the public domain.
He reappeared in court today, Tuesday, October 26, 2021. made a second appearance after five days in prisons custody.
Three others who appeared in court with him Kojo Owusu Koranteng, Shatta’s personal assistance, Eric Vanetor, a graphic designer and Iddrisu Yussif, a beautician were charged for abetment of criminal publication of false news were also admitted to GHc100, 000 each with a surety whom should be a public servant.
The case presided over by Mr Emmanuel Marvin Essandoh has adjourned the case to November 9.
Meanwhile, Ghanaian rapper Samuel Adu Frimpong popularly known as Medikal has been granted bail in the sum of GHc100, 000. He is also to produce one surety who should be a public servant.
The case has been adjourned to November 9.
He was also kept on remand for five days after making his first appearance last week.
The rapper pleaded not guilty to one charge of displaying arms and ammunition last Friday.