Case Against Former COCOBOD CEO Dr Opuni Put On Hold

1 min


The desire for Ghanaians to see justice served in the case of former COCOBOD CEO Dr Opuni and the state could be quashed as a new development hits the case.

The case has been temporarily put on hold by the presiding judge pending a Supreme Court ruling in another case which has a direct bearing on Opuni’s case.

Lawyers for Opuni had filed a motion seeking a ruling to order the state to turn over all documents to be used in Opuni’s prosecution, a motion the state is fighting.

With another case involving a former NCA head and the state before the Supreme Court, in which the lawyers of the defendants are seeking a similar ruling, presiding judge of Opuni’s case, Justice  CJ Honyenugah, has decided to wait for the Supreme Court ruling which would set a precedent.

READ ALSO: This Is The Country We Live In — A Baby Died At St Gregory’s Hospital In Kasoa Because His Parents Couldn’t Find Ghc 533 To Pay For Oxygen Used So A Doctor Took Him Off The Machine (Video)

Thus Opuni’s prosecution has been temporarily suspended until a ruling is granted in the NCA case, which Justice Honyenugah would presumably follow in ruling on Opuni’s motion.

The former COCOBOD CEO is on trial on corruption charges stemming form his time in charge of the agency.


READ ALSO: Refused A UK Visitor’s Visa: To Make A Fresh Application or to Challenge the Refusal?

We PAY for exclusives/breaking news...Got Any? Call/Whatsapp +447837576037 or E-mail: info@ghanacelebrities.com


Like it? Share with your friends!

Nii Smiley Byte
My friends call me Moonbyte, my Mum named me Godwin. I am the Managing Editor of GhanaCelebrities.Com and I have three strong passions in life -- football, blogging and music -- in that order. I also love spending time with friends talking about the important things in life. I hate nothing more than 'authority' and can't stand hypocrisy fueled by dogma. My personal motto is that you can do everything you set your mind to, which I stole from my favourite person of all time Eminem. Contact: mybyte25@gmail.com
Refused A UK Visa?CLICK HERE for Help