JB ‘Killers’: Justice of the Peace Loses Persistence Over Delay

The Justice of the Peace presiding over the case involving the 2 males accused of the homicide of a former Member of Parliament (MP) for Abuakwa North, Mr J. B. Danquah-Adu, has expressed her dissatisfaction on the delay of the case.

The Justice of the Peace presiding over the case involving the 2 males accused of the homicide of a former Member of Parliament (MP) for Abuakwa North, Mr J. B. Danquah-Adu, has expressed her dissatisfaction on the delay of the case.

The accused – Daniel Asiedu aka Attractive Don Don and Vincent Bosso aka Junior Agogo – have been provisionally charged with homicide and abetment of homicide respectively.

At Thursday’s listening to on the Accra Central District Courtroom, Ms Arit Nsemoh expressed her unhappiness when the prosecutor knowledgeable the courtroom that he was nonetheless awaiting the Lawyer-Normal’s (A-G) recommendation on the case.

The prosecutor, Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Mr George Amegah, then pleaded with the courtroom to adjourn the case.

“I’m sad concerning the lots pleadings for adjournments. Attempt to comply with up on the A-G’s Division and get the recommendation as quickly as attainable,” Ms Nsemoh stated.

NPP in courtroom

In the meantime, yesterday’s listening to attracted a Deputy Normal Secretary of the New Patriotic Social gathering (NPP), Nana Obiri Boahen, who stated he was within the courtroom to guard the curiosity of Mr Danquah-Adu and the NPP.

Earlier than his loss of life, the MP represented Abuakwa–North on the ticket of the NPP and was a staunch member of the get together.

As a lawyer, Nana Obiri Boahen promised to help the prosecution in no matter method attainable to expedite the case.

“Even when we’ve got to petition the Lawyer-Normal for the recommendation to be launched rapidly, we are going to try this,” he stated.

Listening to of the case continues on October 10, 2017.

Discharged and rearrested

After greater than a yr on the district courtroom, the trial of Asiedu and Bosso commenced on the Accra Excessive Courtroom on April 28, 2017.

On Could 29, 2017, nevertheless, the Accra Excessive Courtroom presided over by Mr Justice Lawrence L. Mensah, discharged Asiedu and Bosso following a nolle prosequi filed by the A-G to discontinue with the prosecution.

The 2 weren’t let out however had been instantly arrested by closely armed policemen proper after the courtroom proceedings.

Two days after their discharge, the police levelled recent prices towards them and dragged them again to the Accra Central District Courtroom.

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