Investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas failed to make an appearance in court today over the suit filed by former Secretary to the Inter-Ministerial Committee on Illegal Mining (IMCIM), Charles Bissue. This was confirmed by Joy News court correspondent, Joseph Arkah Blay. Anas Aremeyaw Anas, is a second defendant to a suit filed by Mr Bissue seeking an injunction against the Special Prosecutor and the Office of the Special Prosecutor from investigating the "Galamsey Fraud Part 1" documentary.
The Office of the Special Prosecutor were in court today upon the suit filed by the former Secretary to the Inter-Ministerial Committee on Illegal Mining (IMCIM), Charles Bissue, praying to be excused to present convincing evidence to support their call for the dismissal of the case, at a later date.
Paul Adom Otchere yesterday interviewed Charles Bissue on issues pertaining to galamsey in the country. Charles Bissue, a presidential staffer has been a familiar face when it comes to galamsey. At one point there were allegations that he was involved in the galamsey himself. The issue of galamsey has gained publicity in the wake of Aisha’s Huang’s trial.
It is strange how the government of Akufo Addo had remained tight-lip over allegations of the involvement of some officials in galamsey. Despite the calls for a thorough investigation on the back of these allegations, nothing seems to bother the government. In 2019-2020, there were serious allegations that were leveled against the Chairman of the Inter-Ministerial Committee on Illegal Mining (IMCIM) Prof. Frimpong-Boateng over his involvement in illegal mining.
A few moments ago, TV3 Ghana posted a picture of Former President John Mahama on its heavily followed social media platform. The Caption of TV3 Ghana's post happens to be a comment reportedly made by NPP's Charles Bissue. On Saturday's Keypoints show, Charles Bissue expressed his opinion on the fact that the former president has not been honest.
The New Patriotic Party's General Secretary hopeful Charles Bissue has resigned from the race. According to him, he has officially submitted his resignation letter to the Party's election committee at the National Headquarters. It's his belief that they will accept it in good fate.
According to Charles Bissue, during his role in the Inter-Ministerial Committee, he was so firm that he introduced systems that would make illegal mining unattractive to those who wanted to get involved with it. Charles Bissue told Paul Adom Otchere about how he got implicated for allegedly taking bribes for galamsey favour.
Popular writer for the ruling NPP P.K Sarpong has quizzed how fair the Special Prosecutor, Kissi Agyebeng will be to Charles Bissue as he previously acted as Anas' Lawyer. In a post shared on his official Facebook page on Monday, 10th October 2022, he wrote that there is no denying the fact that galamsey has become an albatross on our necks and dealing with same has become a herculean task.
Readers can recall that Former NPP Western Regional Chairman pulled out of the race to become a General Secretary of the New Patriotic Party(NPP). In fact, he has made some strong comments on his resignation to aspire for that position as he explained that he does not regret pulling out.
Charles Tissue, a staunch New Patriotic Party member, stormed the videos of Metro TV to engage Paul Adom Otchere on various issues about illegal mining. Readers can recall how Charles Bissue was caught on Anas Video allegedly accepting a bribe equivalent to 2500pounds. Did he accept bribes from persons who wanted him to help them do illegal mining?
Ghanaians hilariously respond to the withdrawal press statement of New Patriotic Party's General Secretary aspirant, Charles Bissue. Charles Bissue has told his party delegates and members that he is stepping out of this year's General Secretary contest. Mr Charles Bissue who is a former Western Regional general secretary and an incumbent presidential staffer, has revealed to Ghanaians and his party folks that, the delegates of the New Patriotic Party have high hopes that he can effect changes and lead the party to better future as a general Secretary, but he is still stepping out of the contest.
The Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service, Mr. Charles Cromwell Nanabanyin Onuawonto Bissue defends himself for not practicing any illegality. According to Mr. Charles Cromwell Nanabanyin Onuawonto Bissue, he has not and will never practice illegal mining. Mr. Charles Cromwell Nanabanyin Onuawonto Bissue said he dislikes illegal mining activities so therefore when he catches someone practicing the act, he ceases the gold from the person.
Anas “galamsey fraud” exposé: Special Prosecutor commences investigation on Charles Bissue over gala
The controversial documentary which delved into galamsey fraud in the Ghanaian society by ace investigative journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas, was released over a year ago. The expose was said to be targeted at certain leaders who were into secret galamsey business, yet, tend to speak against it publicly.
On TV3 Key Points Show, former New Patriotic Party (NPP) Western Region Secretary Charles Bissue made it plain that former president John Mahama had not been sincere to the country. In his recent statement about how he is being handled by this government as a former president, John Mahama, he continued, had been dishonest.
The communication Official for the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Sammy Gyamfi, has areas of strength for given that the following NDC government will track down all potential means to guarantee a few individuals from the decision government are put in a correctional facility over the unlawful mining hazard, prevalently known as Galamsey.
Sammy Gyamfi, the National Democratic Congress (NDC) communications director, has stated that the next NDC administration will look into and prosecute all prominent members of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) for their involvement in illegal mining, including Bernard Antwi Bosiako, also known as Chairman Wontumi, Ekow Awusi, Charles Bissue, and others.
The Special Prosecutors Office has started an investigation into corruption-related offenses that connects to small-scale illegal mining (galamsey). According to a statement issued on the website of the Special Prosecutors Office the investigation targets some individual and private companies including that of IMCIM secretary Mr. Charles Bissue and Akonta Mining Company which belongs to New Patriotic Party's (NPP) Ashanti Regional Chairman Bernard Antwi Bosiako known as Chairman Wontumi.
NPP General secretary aspirant, Charles Bissue has announced his withdrawal from contesting for the position of General Secretary in the NPP party. Mr Bissue served as the immediate past Western Regional Secretary of the party and was a member of the National Council for two terms. The party are to hold national delegates conference soon.
Special Prosecutor Kissi Agyebeng has begun looking into some public figures for their alleged involvement in illegal mining. The investigation focuses on a few Lands Ministry, Forestry Commission, and the disbanded Inter-Ministerial Committee on Illegal Mining officials (IMCIM). In the case of the Committee, it will take into account the concerns regarding the management and seizure of excavators, equipment, road vehicles, and gold nuggets.
Former Secretary of the Western Region who until this morning, was vying for the position of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) General Secretary, Charles Bissue says his withdrawal was in good faith. Speaking in an interview with Citi Fm monitored by opemsuo.com, Bissue indicated that his decision was informed by the current state of the country over which his party is superintending.