‘Free at last’ – Shatta Wale after conviction and fine

Dancehall artiste, Shatta Wale has been convicted by an Accra High Court after he pleaded guilty to the publication of false news.

The Court presided over by His Worship Emmanuel Essandoh delivered a non-custodial sentence and fined the musician an amount of GH¢2,000. If Shatta Wale fails to pay the fine, he will be liable to spend three months in jail.

The musician, born Charles Nii Armah Mensah, pleaded to the false publications charges on Wednesday, June 29.