An Accra District Court has acquitted and discharged Daniel Obinim founder of International God’s Way Church today.
The court Presided over by Her Worship Rosemond Agyiri ruled out the case after the prosecution led by Detective Sergent Richard Amoah told the court that they wish to withdraw charges leveled against the accused.
The trial of Daniel Obinim, founder of International God’s Way Church (IGWC) and one other person was adjourned to April 21, 2021 due to the absence of the presiding Magistrate, Rosemond Agyiri who is said to be indisposed.
Louis Yiadom Boakye who held brief for Dela Blagogee Esq. of Blagogee, Blacksword & Co. told the court that the defense had from the very beginning maintained that Bishop Obinim was innocent and if the prosecution saw it fit to withdraw the case, they are not opposed to it.
Bishop Daniel Obinim, Kwabena Okyere and three others at large were facing charges of forgery of document contrary to section 159(c) of 29,1960 and publication of false news.
Obinim and Kwabena Okyere were put before the Kaneshie Magistrate Court in Accra and charged with four counts of conspiracy to publish false news, conspiracy to forge other documents, publication of false news and forgery of documents.