Shatta Wale, Stonebwoy granted GHC50k bail each after appearing in court

Shatta Wale, Stonebwoy granted GHC50k bail each after appearing in court

Shatta Wale and Stonebwoy have been granted a GHC 50,000 bail each after appearing in court over their fracas which led to chaos at the 2019 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA 2019).

Appearing in court in Accra on Wednesday, the two pleaded not guilty to charges their respective charges.

While Shatta Wale is facing a charge of offensive conduct conducive to breach of peace, Stonebwoy has been charged with offensive conduct conducive to breach of peace and display of a firearm in public without permission.

READ ALSO: Stonebwoy faces 5 years in jail and/or GHC12k fine for pulling gun at VGMA 2019

The court presided over by Magistrate Isaac Addo granted the two bail at a cost of GHc 50,000 with one surety each.

Lawyers Jerry Avenyor and Selali Wonya represented Shatta Wale and Stonebwoy respectively.

The case has been adjourned to June 20, 2019.

As earlier reported by YEN.com.gh, Stonebwoy had been called on stage to receive the Reggae-Dancehall Artiste of the Year award beating Shatta Wale, Samini, and others.

READ ALSO: Shatta Wale cries to God in latest song after VGMA brawl with Stonebwoy (Audio)

Unexpectedly, Shatta Wale who was seated in the crowd decided to show up on the stage during Stonebwoy's speech and it turned into a very chaotic situation leading to Stonebwoy pulling a gun.

The altercation brought the event to a halt for a lot of minutes before calm was restored. The two were picked up on Sunday to help in police investigations and were released the next day.

Meanwhile, Shatta Wale's management has released a statement apologising for their involvement in the fracas.

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