Just In: Empressleak website owner granted GH¢300,000 bail
The administrator of popular pornographic website empressleak, Anderson Ofosuhene Anim has been granted bail in the sum of GH¢300,000 by the Accra Circuit Court.
In addition to his bail sum, he is to produce two sureties with property documents in his name to the court.
Anderson Ofosuhene Anim alias Mario Gee was arrested over charges of money laundering, pornography and breach of provisions of cybercrime.
The prosecution revealed that Mr Anim’s website came under scrutiny from the police for publishing pornographic material of Ghanaians on their blindside.
The prosecution added that he took money from victims to take down their videos or pictures from his website but refused to do so.
He is on charges of Publication of obscene material and general provision for cyber offence under section 280 of the criminal code 1950 and 123 of act 772, extortion under section 151 of act 29 1960 and Money laundering section 1(a) of the anti-money laundering, Act, (Act 749).
Inspector Princess Tetteh Boafo, the prosecutor in the case told the court presided over by Her Honour Susana Aduful that, the case docket has been sent to the Attorney General’s Department waiting for its advice.
Meanwhile, the case has been adjourned to October 12, 2020.