Farmer gets two years in prison for possessing military uniform

By PrimeNewsGhana

A farmer, Kofi Nyame has bee sentenced to two years in prison for for illegally possessing ammunition and military uniform.

Kofi Nyame was found with the ammunition, military uniform and cap at Praaso, near Dwease in the Asante-Akim Central Municipality.

Police Detective Chief Inspector Birikorang Peasah, told the court that Nyame was arrested on September 28, following a tip off that the convict illegally had those item in his possession.

A search conducted in his house uncovered two ‘AA’ cartridges, military uniform and cap.

Nyame in his caution statement claimed these were given to him by his uncle, one Nana Yaw, a military officer but could not provide any contact of the said officer.