The case involving Josephine Panyin Mensah, the Takoradi lady who is facing the court for faking her pregnancy and kidnapping in the Western Region of Ghana has once again been adjourned. The case was supposed to be heard today November 11, 2021, and the Takoradi Harbor Court A and her lawyers were ready to mount their defense.
It’s amazing how Josephine Panyin Mensah had transformed barely two weeks since her release from police custody. She looked astonishingly beautiful and healthy today, as he sat on a bench waiting to be ushered into the courtroom for her case. The transformation is so obvious when one compares to her physique at the time she was found in Axim, throughout her first appearance in court in September 2021.
Please follow me to get access to all my newly published articles. There has been lots of allegations concerning the kidnapping and pregnancy of the victim who is now a suspect as the Takoradi woman, Josephine Panyin Mensah boldly came out to confess to faking both her kidnapping and pregnancy which unexpectedly surprised most Ghanaians.
Takoradi, the western region Capital has in recent weeks been flooded with one kidnapping case after the other. Residents living in the city are now fed-up with the cases to the extent that little interest is attached at the mention of kidnapping. The police, political heads, and other opinion leaders are as well lost on what has been happening in the city lately with young girls announcing their kidnappings for personal reasons or in exchange for money.
You might have thought that Josephine Panyin Mensah is being threated unfairly in terms of the bail conditioned slapped on her by the court. The GHC50,000.00 bail has been a challenge for both lawyers and family to satisfy. She has been in the custody of the police for over a week now, with the latest attempt by her lawyer, Fiifi Buckman having failed to persuade the court to admit properties which are yet to be registered as suitable for the bail.
Philip Fiifi Buckman, the lawyer for the accused Josephine Panyin Simson, in the ongoing prosecution of the 'faked' kidnapping case, has cautioned against needless political tags given to his involvement in the matter. According to him, it is preposterous for anyone to insinuate that the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has an interest in the case given his lead role in defending the accused.
She finally met the bail conditions and was permitted to go back home and rest. For many years, she has been living with the mother at a place popularly known as Sweet Mother around the Takoradi Market Circle until she was beautifully wedded by her husband and moved to her matrimonial home in the same environment.
Josephine Panyin Mensah has been in the news for about some weeks now. She was in the news after she was declared missing. She was later seen and that was where all the brouhaha started. Josephine Panyin Mensah claimed she was pregnant when she kidnapped but laboratory tests proved she wasn't pregnant.
The name "Josephine Panyin Mensah" has been on the lips of almost every Ghanaian because of the news that broke that she has been abducted by some unknown men. The truth finally came that indeed she pretended she was pregnant and also faked her kidnapping. Josephine Panyin Mensah confessed to the police that she wasn't pregnant and that she faked everything with her mother.
Josephine Panyin Mensah, the 28-year-old married woman who stands accused of faking her kidnapping and pregnancy, has left the city for her hometown, Mpohor. According to her neighbours in Columbia- Takoradi, the young woman feels ashamed to be within the community following police reports about her fake kidnap case.
Her pregnancy became the major concern of many when news about the kidnapping of Josephine Panyin Mensah broke in Takoradi. For those who have had direct interactions with her, she was pregnant and had even shown signs of delivery. When the news of her kidnapping came, many were wondering what would happen to her nine-month-old pregnancy.
Josephine Panyin Mensah who was taken to the Takoradi Circuit Court this morning for making the Ghana Police Service to waste unnecessary time, funds and also causing panic pleaded that she is not guilty for the crimes that are levelled against her. Josephine who confessed on last Friday, which was the 24th of September, 2021 that she faked her pregnancy and kidnapping on Monday morning pleaded not guilty to the crime levelled against her.
Josephine's Family Struggling With GH50K Bail Condition; Lawyers To Plead For A Reduction From Court
It is more than 24 hours since the Takoradi Harbour Circuit Court A awarded a GHC50,000.00 bail for Josephine Panyin Mensah to be released from Police custody. Her family have made frank efforts to raise the necessary documentations on properties worth the bail amount to secure her release. Sadly, the defence lawyers are equally in this dilemma.
Please follow me to get access to all my newly published articles. The most anticipated story of the “kidnapped” Takoradi “pregnant” woman, Josephine Panyin Mensah has sparked massive stir, debates and arguments across all social media platforms after she unexpectedly cane out to clear the air whilst emphatically revealing that, she faked both her kidnapping and pregnancy because of her husband.
Josephine Panyin Mensah was arranged before court on Monday September 27th 2021,pleaded not guilty because she took that action with the approval of her own mother to save her marriage all because she could not lose what she used several years to build with only four months of miscarriage.Josephine Mensah was her own kidnapper who called the families to demand a ransom.
Another kidnapping case has hit Takoradi after weeks and months of anxiety from Ghanaians over two kidnaps that was faked by two women, Josephine Panyin Mensah and Joana Krah whereby the later has been sentenced to 6 years in prison. The name of the alleged victim of the kidnap is Stephanie Kumiwaa who is 26 years of age.
Josephine Panyin Mensah the Takoradi Kidnapped Pregnant woman who was arranged before the court is still in the grip of the police because the property which was supposed to be used to bail her in court were not properly registered with the assured authorities". Lawyer Phillip Fiifi Buckman for the fake Takoradi pregnant woman said.
Takoradi is is eventually gaining a country wide notoriety for issues relating to kidnapping. Three girls were declared missing in Takoradi. It was later revealed that these girls had been kidnapped. Eventually investigations by the police led to the conclusion that the girls had been gruesomly murdered by persons who had held them captives.
The Takoradi main suspect for the fake pregnancy belly bump and fake kidnap in the Western Josephine Panyin Mensah who still remained in police custody even though granted bail at the Takoradi circuit court pleaded not guilty on her first attendance to court. She also could not meet her bail requirements of 50,000 and two sureties.
It is about two to three weeks now, that a woman from Takoradi claiming to have been kidnapped by kidnappers and forcibly removed her unborn child in her womb. Josephine Panyin Mensah reported missing on September 16, 2021 and found on September 21, 2021 with no sign of pregnancy.