Power FM’s journalist, Oheneba Boamah has finally been released from prison after he was asked to serve 14 days In jail.
On February 8, 2022, Oheneba Boamah was sentenced to prison for 14 days by an Accra High Court for contempt of court.
The court presided over by Justice Elfreda Dankyi also fined him GH¢3,000.
The Attorney General, Godfred Dame dragged Boamah to court last year for contempt of court
After the declaration of President Akufo-Addo as the President-elect by the Electoral Commission (EC), Boamah allegedly published a video on his Facebook wall, claiming that President Akufo-Addo had met with eight justices of the Supreme Court, led by the Chief Justice, and had influenced them.
The A-G made a case that through his publication, Boamah wants to tell the public that judges, including the justices of the apex court, decide cases not independently but by taking directives from the President.