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Why are you protecting NAM 1? - Mahama to Akufo-Addo

Flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) John Mahama says he will seek after the Chief Executive Officer for Menzgold Nana Appiah Mensah prevalently known as NAM 1, to recover held up venture of clients on the off chance that he wins the December surveys. 

Talking at Tarkwa-Nsuaem in the Western Region, Mr Mahama asked why the Akufo-Addo government doesn't give off an impression of being keen on taking the properties of NAM1 but instead venting their resentment on clients. 

"What is so uncommon about NAM 1 that Akufo-Addo is protecting him? For what reason do you release the police on honest clients while NAM 1 strolls free," he raged. 

He guaranteed that his next government will completely research NAM1 and his chiefs and utilize all real way to recover the assets. 


The Circuit Court in Accra managed by Her Honor Ellen Asamoah on September 7 suspended the case where Chief Executive official (CEO) of Menzgold Nana Appiah Mensah (NAM1) has been deferred to October 1, 2020. 

The State had already on June 24, 2020, documented new charges against NAM 1 at the Accra Circuit Court. 

Partner Superintendent of Police (ASP) Sylvester Asare at that point told the Court that his mandates were that he should clutch the new charges and the request taking of the blamed. 

On July 20, ASP Asare told the court that, they were truly attempting to exhort the court on the issue. 

To this end, he asked the court for a long deferment after which they would have had the option to educate the court on their aim regarding arraignment on the issue. 

He said when the counsel is prepared, they will give a consultation notice to the charged people to show up under the watchful eye of the court to do the needful. 

Yet, in court on Monday, examiner appealed to God for a deferment and it was conceded. 

The denounced individual NAM 1 was available in court. 


The Circuit Court on July 26, 2019, conceded NAM 1 bail in the entirety of GH¢ 1 billion cedis with five guarantees, three to be defended. 

He had argued not liable to all underlying 13 charges leveled against him by the State. The state had since changed its charged sheet which is yet to be moved. 

He is likewise to answer to the police each Wednesday at 10:00 hours. 

He was at first accused of abetment of wrongdoing, duping by affectations, carrying on a store taking business without permit, offer of minerals without permit, unlawful store taking, and illegal tax avoidance. 

It is affirmed that the blamed had taken different wholes for cash, totalling GH¢1.6 billion from clients.

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