- A resident of Odorkor has been jailed for sharing nude photos of his ex-girlfriend online after a breakup
- The man, Joshua Asiedu, aged 49, is expected to pay his ex-girlfriend GH¢10,000 in compensation for emotional stress
- Asiedu was sentenced to three years in prison for non-consensual sharing of an intimate image by an Accra Circuit Court
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A man has been jailed for three years for sharing naked pictures of his ex-girlfriend with his friends and on social media.
The convict based in Odorkor, Joshua Asiedu, 49, was also ordered to pay his 19-year-old ex GH¢10,000.
The monetary compensation covers the pain and emotional stress caused to the young woman.
Police said the suspect shared the nude pictures of the victim on his WhatsApp status because she broke up with him.
Nigerian women weep after being jailed 17 years for sex trafficking in Ghana, beg to be sent back to Nigeria
Nigerian women jailed for sex trafficking
YEN.com.gh reported earlier that two Nigerian women have been jailed for 10 years and seven years, respectively, with hard labour after a sex trafficking conviction.
The two women cried in court when sentenced on trafficking charges and begged to be sent back to Nigeria.
The four trafficking victims were in number and all Nigerian nationals, according to testimony in the Tarkwa Circuit Court.
Thief traced using stolen AirPods
In August 2023, YEN.com.gh reported that a thief was arrested after he broke into a room at Nungua in Accra and stole cash and personal effects, including Apple AirPods.
30-year-old Bortey Borteye's decision to steal the AirPods helped police track the gadget on the complainant's phone, leading to his arrest.
He has been jailed on two counts for five and two years, but the sentences will run concurrently.
Momo vendor jailed for impersonating police officer
A mobile money merchant was jailed after pretending to be the Oti Regional Police Commander to release a friend in police custody.
The merchant was jailed for six months with hard labour because of his false pretence attempt.
The merchant's friend had been arrested for possessing narcotic substances at Teshie Bush Road.
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