Dancehall artiste, Charles Nii Armah Mensah known in showbiz circles as Shatta Wale has been arrested by the Ghana Police Service for faking a story that he was shot on Monday, October 18, 2021.
The Ghana Police Service confirmed the arrest in a post on social media.
Shatta Wale Arrested.
Details to follow shortly. pic.twitter.com/Ebvosn3XoD
— Ghana Police Service (@GhPoliceService) October 19, 2021
Earlier, the police also announced that 2 persons are in their custody for spreading false information in connection with the alleged gun attack on Shatta Wale.
The two are the artiste’s Public Relations Manager, Kojo Owusu Koranteng, also known as Nana Dope and Eric Venator, alias Gangee.
They were arrested on Tuesday, October 19, 2021, on grounds of having the intention to cause fear and panic among the public.
Already, Bishop Stephen Kwesi Appiah of the New Life Kingdom Chapel has been arrested over the incident.
Bishop Appiah’s arrest was in connection to a prophecy that Shatta Wale, would be shot on October 18, 2021.
According to Citi News sources, he has also been charged with causing fear and panic.
He has however been denied bail after his arrest on Tuesday morning.
On the evening of October 18, 2021, there were reports that Shatta Wale had been shot by some unknown gunmen.Read Full Story