The two rival dancehall artistes – Shatta Wale, and Stonebwoy, who were arrested for causing chaos on stage during the 20th edition of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards last Saturday – will be put before a court.
They have provisionally been charged with three counts: offensive conduct, acts tending to disturb public peace and unlawful display of firearms in a public place.
The two popular musicians were arrested on Sunday and denied bail until Monday evening when they were granted bail. The Greater Accra Regional Police Command said the two would be arraigned in Accra today Tuesday May 21,2018.
Police sources say Shatta Wale had a gun on him during the scuffle but did not brandish the weapon like Stonebwoy. The police have since retrieved both guns. The source said Stonebwoy, in his caution statement, admitted that the gun was licensed.
The police then took Stonebwoy to his residence at Ashaiman, near Tema, to conduct a search. The police are also said to be on the heels of the man who reportedly handed over the gun to Stonebwoy on stage…