Ghana/March 14, 2019/Agency Reporter /No Comment/118 views /Ghana Gregory Afoko Granted Bailshare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel Gregory Afoko Granted Bail [embedded content] Tweet | 14-Mar-2019 Comments ( ) Email Print Gregory Afoko Related Stories Mr Gregory Afoko, one of the suspects alleged to have killed the Upper East Regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Adams Mahama, in 2015 has been granted bail by the Criminal Division of the Accra High Court.Afoko was admitted to bail in the sum of ¢500,000 with two sureties, one of which must be justified. Speaking in an interview with Peace FM news, Nana Yaw Osei, a member of the legal team for Mr. Gregory Afoko explained that their client was not even in court and that his bail condition will be satisfied immediately to facilitate his release. As part of the bail conditions, the court, presided over by Mr Justice George Boadi, also ordered Gregory Afoko to report himself to the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service every two weeks. The bail was as a result of a bail application filed by Afoko’s lawyers. Gregory Afoko is currently facing committal proceedings at the District Court. This was after the Attorney-General (A-G) filed a nolle prosequi to discontinue his trial at the High Court which started in 2016 following the arrest of a second suspect, Asabke Alangdi. Background Alhaji Mahama suffered severe bodily injuries after a substance suspected to be acid was allegedly poured on him in front of his house in Bolgatanga on May 20, 2015. He later died from the injuries at the Bolgatanga General Hospital. Afoko’s trial started in 2016 and was nearing completion after the prosecution and the defence had closed their cases. On January 26, 2019, Afoko closed his case after he and his brother, John Ishmael Afoko, had testified. The prosecution, led by a Chief State Attorney, Matthew Amponsah, had called 14 individuals as prosecution witnesses. Subsequently, the presiding judge, Justice Lawrence Mensah, directed the two parties to file their written addresses. Source: Isaac Kwame Owusu/Peacefmonline.com/[email protected] Comments ( 0 ): Post Your Comments >> Disclaimer: Opinions expressed here are those of the writers and do not reflect those of Peacefmonline.com. Peacefmonline.com accepts no responsibility legal or otherwise for their accuracy of content. Please report any inappropriate content to us, and we will evaluate it as a matter of priority. Leave A Comment Below Related ALSO READ 62-Yr-Old Prisoner Whose Bills Were Paid For By Christian Atsu DiesTags:Ghana share on: FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel previous articleDismas Indiza off to a flying start as Magical Kenya Open Championship beginsnext articleGor Mahia go joint second in KPL table with 2-1 victory over Kakamega HomeboyzRelated Posts9 shares Ghana/March 21, 2019 British Airways To Pamper Customers4 shares Ghana/March 21, 2019 IMF Ends Review Of Ghana’s Credit Facility‘Killing Muslims Not Solution’Judiciary Goes Paperless!3 Women Grabbed With 197 Parcels OF WeePogba Buys World Cup Championship Rings For Entire France TeamAnyenini Picks Top Post At GFA Disciplinary C’tteeBritish Airways Announces New A350 Aircraft, New Business Class ‘Club Suite’Five Things Ahmed’s Life And Death Taught UsInlaks, Moven Enterprise To Provide Innovative, Personalised Solutions To The Financial Industry Leave a Response Cancel reply CommentName Email Sign me up for the newsletter! Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.