NDC officer who allegedly impregnated daughter granted Ghc30k bail
Central Regional’s suspended Communications Director of the National Democratic Congress, Kwesi Dawood, has been granted a GH¢ 30,000 bail with two sureties.
The officer is standing trial for the abetment of crime, to wit illegal abortion.
Prosecutor ASP Daniel Gadzo Mensah told the court that Kwesi Dawood, who is the biological father of the victim allegedly had sex with her and impregnated her.
The prosecutor further told the court that the suspended NDC officer with the help of a medical doctor allegedly aborted the pregnancy.
The victim later confided in the mother, who reported the issue to the Swedru District police.
The case was then transferred to the Domestic Violence and Victim Support Unit (DOVVSU) in Cape Coast.
The NDC officer and the medical officer were subsequently arrested and charged for illegal abortion and abetment respectively.
He is to reappear in court on the 27th of October 2021.