NAM1 Trial Will Commence This Legal Year – Prosecution To Court
The prosecution in the case in which Chief Executive officer (CEO) of Menzgold Ghana Limited Nana Appiah Mensah (NAM1) has been arraigned in court has said he is hopeful the trial will commence this legal year.
In court on Thursday, the prosecution led by Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Sylvester Asare told the court that, “the instructions from our solicitors is that they are working hard to forward their advice to the court.”
According to him, “as we begin the legal year, this matter will be commenced” before praying court to grant them an adjournment.
While acknowledging that the prosecution appears to “always come here with one story or the other” ASP Asare prayed the court to “indulge us,” over the delay.
The accused person, NAM1 was present in court while the case has been adjourned to November 4, 2020.
NAMI was initially charged with abetment of crime, defrauding by false pretenses, carrying on a deposit-taking business without a license, sale of minerals without a license, unlawful deposit-taking, and money laundering.
It is alleged that the accused had taken various sums of money, totaling GH¢1.6 billion from customers.