Coup Plotter Wails Uncontrollably In Court
It was drama when Lance Corporal Albert Baba Ibrahim, one of the caged coup plotters, burst out in court wailing uncontrollably without any provocation.
This was only to show his innocence in the case leveled against him and other officers.
The trial judge, Rosemond Duodua shocked about the behavior of Lance Corporal Ibrahim asked if he is being maltreated at the BNI or he is hungry which he replied no to all questions of the magistrate.
It took about 2-3 minutes before Lance Corporal Ibrahim stopped the wailing for the proceedings to continue.
Six Military officers suspected to have conspired with Dr. Frederick Yao Mac-Palm in plotting to take the seat of the president has been remanded into BNI custody to aid the investigation.
WO1 Esther, Corporal Seidu Abubakar, Lance Corporal Ali Solomon, Lance Corporal Sylvester Aka Puwe, Lance Corporal Albert Baba Ibrahim and Lance Corporal Godwin Nii Ankrah’s plea was not taken.
The facts of the case were not read in court.
However, they have been charged with possession of 22 explosives, 6 pistols, 3 hand grenade, and 5 ammunition without lawful excuse.
The Assistant Superintendent of Police, ASP Sylvester Asare told the court the six suspects were arrested in connection to the plot of a coup with Dr. Frederick Yao Mac Palm and other senior security officers and need more time to investigate the case.
By : Ama Brako Ampofo / Kingdom 107.7 FM / Kingdomfmonline.com / firstname.lastname@example.org / Ghana / 2019