Court of Appeal acquits former NCA Board Member

By Joyce Danso, GNA

Accra, March 25, GNA – The docket of Attractiveness has unanimously
acquitted and discharged Dr. Nana Owusu Ensaw, the 3rd accused person who was
getting held with four many others in relationship with the 4 million dollar Pegasus
machine obtained by the Countrywide Conversation Authority (NCA).

Nana Ensaw a previous NCA went to the Court docket of
Attraction (CA) to problem the ruling of the Superior Court docket, which directed him and
four other folks to open their defence in the four million greenback Pegasus device

He was to open up his defence in regard of two rates out of
the 6 particularly conspiracy to steal and thieving.

The a few member panel of the Court docket of Enchantment presided about
by Mr Justice Victor Ofoe observed that from the facial area of the records prior to them,
the Significant Court did not establish a prima facie case against Nana Ensaw and the
Higher Court docket misapplied the regulation, when it dominated that he need to open up his defence.

“The prison enchantment succeeds and the purchase of the Superior Court
directed to you to open up your defence in regard of the Rely three and 14 is
in this article by dismissed,” it dominated.

Meanwhile, the Superior Court docket presided above by Mr Justice Eric
Kyei Baffour has preset May well 12 this year to provide its judgement in respect of
the substantive trial.

The other accused individuals in the substantive demo are:
Eugene Baffour Bonnie, previous Board Chairman of NCA, William Tetteh Tevie,
previous Director General of NCA, Alhaji Mimina Osman, a Deputy Countrywide
Safety Coordinator and George Derick Oppong, a businessman and Director of
Infraloc Advancement Confined.

The accused persons have variously been charged with
thieving, using general public workplace for general public get, willfully resulting in fiscal reduction
to the condition in respect of the invest in of the cybersecurity gear really worth
4 million pounds in the year 2016.

They have denied the rates and are now on bail.


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Court acquits Dr. Obengfo

An Accra Circuit docket has acquitted Dr. Dominic Kwame Obeng-Andoh, the proprietor of the Hospital, situated at Weija in Accra.

He was charged for staying an unregistered practitioner and working an unlicensed wellness facility.

But the Courtroom on Tuesday in its ruling did not locate him culpable for each the rates proffered by the prosecution.

The choose, Emmanuel Essandoh, in a 100-webpage ruling indicated that there have been inconsistencies in the proof presented by the prosecution witnesses and by that the evidence was discredited and insufficient.

The Healthcare and Dental Council through its plan monitoring in July 2015, been given data that Dr Obeng-Andoh had failed to renew his annual license to practice and to run the non-public facility.

Armed with this information and facts, the Council made a criticism with the police which led to his arrest on December 28, 2016.

Dr. Obeng-Andoh was currently being investigated above the dying of Stacy Offei Darko at his professional medical facility.

In accordance to the mother of the deceased, Nana Akosua Animah, her 37-yr-outdated daughter fell ill and sought health care awareness at the Obengfo Medical center but died after her admission.

In January 2017, the Healthcare and Dental Council closed down Obengfo Clinic for functioning illegally.

That was the next lawful motion the facility faced following the council first revoked Dr. Obeng-Andoh’s licence in 2013 for operating illegally.

Dr. Obeng-Andoh was in December 2016, also arrested in excess of the exact same problem after the Dental and Health-related Council mentioned it experienced been given numerous problems from some persons who patronized the facility.

According to the Council, Dr. Obeng-Andoh endangers the life of his clients hence the move to halt his operations.