A video showing rapper Medikal appearing in court for brandishing a gun has popped up on social media.
He was seen in handcuffs as he was being transported from a police building into the court room.
Medikal was picked up by officers of the Ghana Police Service on Thursday.
The musician, born Samuel Adu Frimpong, was suspected of brandishing a gun on social media, which landed him in police custody.
According to reports, he was denied police inquiry bail and was detained at the Accra Region Police Command overnight.
Though it is unclear whether the weapon was licensed or not, sources say those details may contribute to the basis of his questioning.
Medikal’s arrest on Thursday came just hours after his industry mate and friend, Shatta Wale, was remanded in police custody for two weeks.
The self-styled dancehall king was arrested for spreading false news.
He had allegedly fabricated a story on Monday, October 18, that he had been shot and receiving treatment, which turned out to be a hoax.
At an Accra Circuit Court, the controversial artiste pleaded not guilty to a charge. He was remanded together with two of his management team members after he pleaded not guilty to a charge.
Rapper Medikal has been dragged to court for a verdict on his case . AtinkaNews will keep you updated with proceedings from the court hearing which is underway.
See the video below of how he was sent to the court..