Popular Ghanaian hip-life musician, Emmanuel Botwe, alias “Kwao Kesse,” arrested by police over alleged smoking of a substance believed to be cannabis, has been remanded in prison custody by a Kumasi Circuit Court.
His plea was not taken, and he would make his next appearance on Monday, December 8.
Police Superintendent Emmanuel Akonnor, told the crowded court presided over by Mr. William Boampong, that the accused person was caught right in the act by officers of the Police Drug Enforcement Unit.
This was at the Nhyiaso “Plus Two Wine Shop” in Kumasi, at about 2300 hours on Saturday, November 22. He said the partly smoked suspected drug in wrap, was seized from him by the officers. What was left of it has been sent for laboratory examination, Supt Akonnor added.