The owner of Empressleak.com online portal, Anderson Ofosuhene Anim has been granted bail to the tune of GH¢300,000 by the Accra Circuit Court.
Mr. Anderson Ofosuhene Anim per the conditions of the bail is required to provide two sureties with the documents of the properties he’ll provide clearly in his name to the court.
Mr. Anderson Ofosuhene Anim popularly known as Mario Gee was arrested over charges of money laundering, pornography and breach of provisions of cybercrime by the Ghana Police Service who has been observing him for sometime.
The prosecution made it known that Mr Anim’s website came under scrutiny from the police for publishing pornographic material of Ghanaians without their consent.
The prosecution, in addition, said that he took money from victims to take down their videos or pictures from his website but refuse to fulfill his part of the bargain leading to extortion and blackmail.
He is on charges of Publication of obscene material and general provision for cyber offence under section 280 of the criminal code 1950 and 123 of act 772, extortion under section 151 of act 29 1960 and Money laundering section 1(a) of the anti-money laundering, Act, (Act 749
Inspector Princess Tetteh Boafo, the prosecutor in the case profusely lamented to the court presided over by Her Honour Susana Aduful that, the case docket has been sent to the Attorney General’s Department waiting for its advice and they will proceed vigorously after the Attorney General’s advise.Furthermore,the case has been adjourned to October 12, 2020.