Power FM’s Boamah Bennie sentenced to 14-days in jail, fined Ghc3,000
The Criminal Court 2 Division, of the Accra High Court, has sentenced broadcast journalist of Power Fm, Oheneba Boamah Bennie to prison custody for 14 days.
He was also fined gHC3,000 by the court presided over by Justice Alfreda Dankyi today, Tuesday, February 8, 2022.
According to a report by Radioxyzonline.com, the maverick broadcaster was given 14 days jail term on Tuesday by the High Court in Accra after the Attorney General charged him with contempt.
In her ruling, Justice Elfreda Dankyi held that Oheneba Boamah was guilty of the charge against him and that she was charitable with the sentence.
“I have been magnanimous,” the Justice stated when counsel for Boamah, Victor Kojoga Adawudu prayed the court to be charitable.