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General News of Monday, 30 September 2019

Source: Graphic.com.gh

6 more soldiers arraigned over alleged plot to destabilize Ghana

Six more soldiers have been arraigned at the Kaneshie District Court over an alleged plot to destabilize the country and overthrow the government.

They were charged with possession of explosives, arms and ammunitions without lawful excuse when they appeared before the court.

Last Friday, a soldier and a civilian employee of the Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) were also arraigned over an alleged plot to destabilize the country and overthrow the government

Colonel Samuel Kojo Gameli and Gershon Akpa were charged with possession of explosives, arms and ammunitions without lawful excuse when they appeared before the Kaneshie District Court Friday morning.

Similarly, three others, Dr Frederick Yao Mac-Palm, a medical practitioner, Donya Kafui, alias Ezor, a blacksmith, and Bright Allan Debrah Ofosu, a freight manager, have also been jointly charged for conspiracy to commit crime, to wit, manufacturing of arms and ammunition and possession of explosives, firearms and ammunition without lawful authority.