Two Indian nationals and some Ghanaian media residences have been slapped with a GH₵10 million go well with for defaming two Workforce-dependent businessmen.
Apart from the two businessmen, Member of Parliament for
Tema East, Nii Kwartei Titus Glover, is also trying to find damages from the exact same
defendants for defamation of character.
Individuals slapped with the lawsuit are Francis Selvaraj Mahesh
Balan, Ghanaweb, NewsGhana.com.com, Roger Agana and the New Crusading Guideline.
The writ of summons, dated March 27, 2020, with fit range
E7/21/2020, was issued to the defendants by James Enu Esq. of Enuson and
Associates, legal professionals for Titus Glover and the Rajamani brothers.
The plaintiffs are trying to get damages from the defendants in regard of defamatory statements they produced versus the plaintiffs which have been released by or on the defendants’ media platforms among the 22nd and 24th of March 2020.
Francis Selvaraj and Mahesh Balan are both former staff
of Kingdom Exim Ghana Minimal, a business owned by James Gnanaraj Rajamani and
Immanuel Paulraj Rajamani.
Francis was shot at a near variety someplace in Tema exactly where he made a report to the law enforcement with investigations being executed.
But even before the law enforcement could make any sizeable conclusions, the defendants and their assigns have allegedly manufactured quite a few publications, some of which are understood to imply that the plaintiffs ended up engaged in contract killing, tried murder, risk of loss of life, phony imprisonment, among the other promises.
These publications had been made by the defendants even though
the police have not concluded their investigations into the explained issue,
neither have charges been designed against the plaintiffs in respect of the
The publications also sought to portray the Tema East MP as
a govt official who was engaged in supporting and defending
Locate specifics of the suit under.