The Ghana Police Service has announced the arrest of the Ghanaian Dancehall artistes Charles Nii Armah Mensah popularly known as Shatta Wale. Coverghana.com.gh has gathered.
According to sources, Shatta Wale was arrested by the Police in the late hours of Tuesday, 19th October, 2021.
In a statement, the Police Department said, Shatta Wale was arrested following his alleged gunshot by unknown gunmen on Monday, 18th October, 2021.
The Ghana Police has decleared Shatta Wale wanted since Monday after news of his alleged gunshot surfaced.
In an earlier statement issued by the Police, they searched all Hospitals in Accra including the house of Shatta Wale but couldn’t find him including making contacts with some of his close friends and family members and all of them claim not to have knowledge of his whereabout or the alleged incident. As a result, the police has launched a public search for Shatta Wale before his arrest this evening.
His arrest came few hours after two of his supposed boys Kojo Owusu Koranteng, also known as Nana Dope and Eric Venator, alias Gangee were also arrested by the Police.
Earlier in the day, Bishop Stephen Akwesi Appiah, the prophet whose prophecy had instigated the alleged attack on Shatta Wale was arrested by the police for interrogation.
According to the police, a detailed information on the arrest of Shatta Wale will be made public shortly.
Below is an update shared by the Ghana Police Service following the arrest of Shatta Wale.