Four Yemeni nationals have been charged with forgery by the security operatives for allegedly possessing and entering Ghana with fake French passports and visas.
The four are Esmail Yahya Zey ad aka Evra Allerson, Gaafar Eissa Yahya Amer aka Ciro Carlos, Waleed Ahmed Yahya aka Debuchya Allard - all students - and Eissa Yahya Airier, a businessman.
The Yemenis are currently being tried by an Accra Circuit Court. The presiding judge for the case is Aboagye Tandoh.
According to the prosecutor, the suspects concealed their Yemeni identities and feigned French nationalities in an attempt to beat security personnel at the Kotoka International Airport, Accra.
According to the prosecution led by DSP Idan Dery, the four on November 24, this year, did forge official document being the Republic of France Passport Number 04417928.
The accused persons were arrested by the Bureau of National Investigations (BNI) at the Kotoka International Airport in Accra in November with different names in their French passports. They arrived at KIA on board Ethiopian Airline Flight ET 920.