The Kaneshie District Court has committed the 10 alleged coup plotters to stand trial at the High Court.
The district court magistrate, Mrs Eleanor Kakra Banes Botchway, in a ruling Tuesday [March 3, 2020] held that the evidence presented by the prosecution was overwhelming and therefore there was a case for the 10 to answer at the High Court.
The ten indicted to stand trial are – Dr Frederick Yao Mac-Palm, a medical practitioner; Donyo Kafui, alias Ezor, a blacksmith; Bright Alan Debrah, a fleet manager.
Others are Colonel Samuel Kodzo Gameli, Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Dr Benjamin Agordzor, Warrant Officer II Esther Saan Dekuwine, Corporal Seidu Abubakar, Lance Corporal Sylvester Akanpewon and Johannes Zikpi, a civilian employee of the Ghana Armed Forces (GAF).
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