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Kennedy Agyapong Begs Supreme Court To Stop Contempt Case Against Him

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Assin Central Member of Parliament, Kennedy Agyapong has prayed the Supreme Court to stop a contempt proceeding initiated by the Accra High Court against him.

This comes after the politician described a judge as ‘stupid’ and threatened to deal with him.

Summoned to appear before the Accra High Court on Monday to justify why he should not be punished for the insults, Kennedy Agyapong failed to show up with his lawyers insisting he was not personally served with the initial writ of summons which was issued on September 9, 2020.

Lawyers of the legislator filed a judicial review application to the Supreme Court seeking to impede the Accra High Court from hearing the contempt case brought against him.

They further want the Supreme Court to reject as invalid, the order of summons for him to appear before the High Court.

In an affidavit, Kennedy Agyapong insisted that the court (Land Court 12) which summoned him has no jurisdiction over the case because his comments were against a different judge in a different case pending before Labour Court 2.

According to him, he has apologised to the judge who summoned him and for his disrespectful behaviour.

Parts of his affidavit reads; “The words uttered which I deem uncomplimentary and I have since apologized were not directed at the Court, presided over by his Lordship Amos Wuntah Wuni, the Court is not seized with jurisdiction to order the applicant to appear and to answer why he should not be severely punished for contempt of court.”

Source: GhanaFeed.com

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Revealed: Murdered MP Begged Robbers To Follow Him Home For Money – Police

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Late Mfantseman MP Ekow Kwansa-Hayford pleaded with armed robbers who attacked him to follow him to his house to receive monies they were demanding, the Police has disclosed.

Police prosecutors who arraigned the arrested suspects before court told the court that the robbers demanded money from the MP who then pleaded that he had run out of cash because he was just returning from a campaign trip therefore they should follow him home.

However, the plea did not convince the robbers as they shot him instantly.

Narrating the incidence to the court, Chief Inspector Seth Frimpong said Police had intel that robbers had mounted barriers at Abeadze—Dominase Mankesim road and were robbing unsuspecting travellers.

Rushing to the scene, they found some persons shot, with Ekow Hayford later identified as an MP for Mfantseman Constituency.

Detailing how he got shot, the police noted that the Mitsubushi truck the MP and his company drove was shot, forcing it to grind to a halt after running into a ditch.

The robbers then surrounded the vehicle and demanded money while asking which of them was the MP. Ekow Hayford then identified himself as the MP.

“So they pounced on him and collected his Samsung galaxy 850 mobile phone and demanded money. The late MP told the robbers that he had used up all his money as he was returning from campaign tour. He, therefore, pleaded with them to take him to his house to give them money but they refused and shot him, killing him instantly,” Chief Insp. Frimpong told the court.

Source: GhanaFeed.com

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I Always Thought That Old Man Will Be Different – Manasseh Azure Shades Disappointing Buhari And Akufo-Addo

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Renowned Investigative Journalist, Manasseh Azure Awuni has in a usual coded message, addressed his disappointment in an unnamed ‘old man’, who failed to be different as was touted.

Manasseh Azure Awuni, who is known for his usually thought-provoking writings laced with proverbs and insinuations, this time appear to have delivered a write-up addressed to two people.

Even though the former Joy FM journalist failed to mention any names, many readers and fans who commented under his social media posts are already pointing fingers at Presidents; Akufo-Addo and Muhamadu Buhari.

In a Facebook post, he wrote, “

I used to think that old man would be different. They said he hated corruption and would end it. I thought, with his age, he would think about leaving a legacy instead of just adding up to the number of failed rulers of the continent. They said he would not tolerate nonsense. Now, it’s clear the promoters of those character traits were lying, or they too did not know him well. We now know him for who he is. #ENDSARSNOW

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Rawlings Reacts To #ENDSARS Protest In Nigeria

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Former president Jerry John Rawlings have added his voice to the ongoing #ENDSARS protest in Nigeria which have led to lost of about 11 lives.

In a post on Twitter, the once Ghanaian military leader urged all conscientious citizens of Africa to condemn the bloodshed and called on parties involved to act with integrity.

“My heart goes out to #Nigeria and #Nigerians and I encourage all to move towards non-violent engagement. All conscientious citizens of Africa must condemn the bloodshed and call on all parties to act with integrity before the crisis gets out of control. We call for integrity and circumspection of all personnel involved,” the tweet read.

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