Woman arraigned for allegedly stealing land title from ex-husband to secure loan


Eunice Adu, a 48-12 months-previous travel agent who is accused of a land certificate and other paperwork from her former spouse to protected a personal loan at a bank, has appeared prior to the Madina District Courtroom.

Eunice has been charged with stealing and four counts of forgery along with Patrick Koduah, a banker who is also dealing with a demand of abetment.

They have both pleaded not responsible and are on GHC10, 000 bail every with a person surety each individual.

The two accused people are expected to reappear on January 22 just before the court presided about by Mr. Richard Delali Anku.

Prosecuting, Law enforcement Main Inspector Gulliver Kwabena Tenkorang stated the complainant Martin Acheampong Dankwah, is a 50-year-outdated businessman residing at East Legon.

He reported Eunice is the Main Executive Officer of Vacation Bureau Africa and Koduah is a banker at Stanbic Bank.

The prosecution said the complainant and Eunice ended up at the time married and have two young children.

Main Inspector Tenkorang stated on December 28, 2016, the marriage was customarily dissolved by their respective family members and that prior to that, in the calendar year 2010, the complainant discovered to his shock that his land title certification had been stolen from his bed room.

The prosecution explained the complainant questioned his then-spouse, Eunice but she denied ever viewing the paperwork.

He explained following a very long search for the files the complainant opted to get a new doc from the Land Title Registry Section of the Land Commission.

The Prosecution claimed although heading by the approach it was detected that the Land Title certificate which was stolen from his home has been employed as Deed of Home finance loan by himself and Journey Bureau Confined in favour of Stanbic Ghana Minimal.

The complainant, however, had no plan of the mentioned transaction and documented the subject to the Police on August 20, 2018, for investigations.

The prosecution said all through the result in of investigation, the Handling Director of Stanbic was served with a court docket purchase for disclosures and to provide Police with all the documents that were being applied in the personal loan application procedure.

The prosecution mentioned the bank obliged and furnished the Police with the paperwork, that is photocopies of a Consent Letter, Facility Letters, Land Title Certificate, Deed of Property finance loan, Memorandum, Statutory Declaration, Board Resolution Letter and Monetary Assertion: for the yr ending December 31, 2019.

He claimed when the Police went as a result of the document it arrived to light that the stolen land Title land Certificate of the complainant was applied by Eunice as collateral to a loan facility of $150,000 in 2007 and that Eunice solid complainant’s signature on Webpage 13 of the Deed of Home loan.

The prosecution said it was detected that on July 30, 2007, Eunice solid the complainant’s signature on the Consent Letter to the Financial institution.

The prosecution said Koduah, the Connection Supervisor of the Financial institution and whose responsibility it was to deal with buyers refused to verify the land document presented to him by Eunice which have been in the identify of the complainant but afterwards somewhat aided and abetted with Eunice to get the mortgage facility.

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