The Special Prosecutor, Kissi Agyebeng has dropped all charges initiated by the Office of the Special Prosecutor against Bawku Central Member of Parliament, Mahama Ayariga.
In court this morning, the Special Prosecutor Lawyer Kissi Agyebeng told the court of their intentions to drop all charges against the MP and four others.
He informed the court of the republic’s intention to enter Nolle Prosequi in respect of all cases against the accused persons.
According to him, the decision to file a nolle prosiqui to drop the charges are premised on two grounds
The court presided over Justice Afia Serwah Asare-Botwe after listening to the SP discharged the accused persons.
Addressing journalists after the court sitting, Kissi Agyebeng said, the charges before the court do not satisfy the standard of proof of criminal cases and the state cannot prove beyond reasonable doubt.