Rapper Medikal arrested for brandishing gun on social media
Rapper Samuel Adu Frimpong popularly known as Medikal has been arrested.
According to Starr News sources, the arrest is in connection with an old video on social media in which the hiplife musician was seen brandishing a gun. He is currently at the Accra Central Police Command.
The arrest comes hours after dancehall artiste Shatta Wale was remanded by an Accra court after he was charged for publishing false information.
Three others who appeared in court with him Kojo Owusu Koranteng, Shatta’s personal assistant, Eric Vanetor, a graphic designer and Iddrisu Yussif, a beautician were charged for abetment of criminal publication of false news.
All the accused persons pleaded not guilty and have been remanded into police custody.
EIB Network’s Court Correspondent Murtala Inusah reports that the court presided over by Mr Emmanuel Marvin Essandoh while remanding the accused said the interest of the public is paramount.