Lawyer Kpebu Shocked By New High Court Ruling Over Afoko's Bail

It was Justice Buadi who granted Gregory Afoko bail on March 14, 2019. The suspect is being tried for the murder of New Patriotic Party (NPP) Upper East regional party chairman, Adams Mahama, in 2015. But the order to release the suspect on bail was disregarded by the state for four months. An attempt to have the decision reversed, at the High court, failed. The state, through the Attorney-General, later filed an appeal at the Court of Appeal. Weak ground JoyNews correspon ...

Lawyer Kpebu Shocked By New High Court Ruling Over Afoko's Bail
Martin Kpebu says the Attorney-General must respect the ruling by the Supreme Court that the liberty of an accused is not to be toyed with. It was Justice Buadi who granted Gregory Afoko bail on March 14, 2019. The suspect is being tried for the murder of New Patriotic Party (NPP) Upper East regional party chairman, Adams Mahama, in 2015. But the order to release the suspect on bail was disregarded by the state for four months. An attempt to have the decision reversed, at the High court, failed. The state, through the Attorney-General, later filed an appeal at the Court of Appeal. Weak ground JoyNews correspon ...