More difficulty for NDC’s Assin North MP

•The Focal Local General Secretary of the NPP needs James Quayson indicted for prevarication

•He has requested of the CID the examine and indict James Quayson

•The Cape Coast High Court has decided that Quayson was not qualified to challenge the 2020 races

In the wake of losing his seat as the Individual from Parliament for Assin North, James Gyaakye Quayson, the Parliamentary applicant of the Public Vote based Congress for the 2020 political race will currently need to battle against going to prison as criminal procedures have been founded against him.

The Focal Local Secretary of the decision New Enthusiastic Gathering has uncovered that he documented a request at the Criminal Examinations Branch of the Ghana Police Administration in January 2021, requesting that James Quayson be explored for carrying out prevarication.

Richard Nerd Mensah revealed to Citi News on Wednesday, July 28, 2021 that James Quayson deceived the state during the recording of designation structures for the 2020 decisions.

He guarantees that James Quayson told a legal official then that at the reason behind recording his structures in October he owed faithfulness to no country to the side Ghana.

Following the decision by the Cape Coast High Court, Richard Geek Mensah is of the view that James Quayson submitted prevarication by lying after swearing to tell the truth and should be indicted for same.

This position was re-asserted by the Public Youth Coordinator of the NPP, Henry Nana Boakye (Nana B) in a meeting with the press in Cape Coast after the decision.

Nana B said that the gathering will help the CID to research the issue and indict James Quayson.

“Our Provincial Secretary has submitted a proper question to the CID, so I’m extremely certain that the CID in its judgment will think about it and basically survey it, and we’re additionally going on with the criminal procedures. The laws have not changed in regards to recording designations and double citizenship, so we are anticipating the law producing results. Remember that before the swearing-in there was an order against him for holding himself up as a MP, and I’m exceptionally certain that criminal accusations will be squeezed against him,” he said.

Point of reference

A comparable issue that effectively strikes a chord is of the late Adamu Dramani Sakande who was indicted on means bogus statement of office, prevarication and misdirecting a public official.

He was seen as liable of expressing that he owed faithfulness to no other country at a time his citizenship renunciation measure had not been effective.

Sakande was condemned to two years detainment by the Most optimized plan of attack High Court on July, 27, 2012.

He was conceded official exoneration by John Mahama in December 2012 subsequent to engaging heart-related sickness whiles in jail. He kicked the bucket in 2020.

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