The Ghanaian Police Service has arrested Charles Nii Armah Mensah, for spreading fake news.
Popularly known as Shatta Wale, the singer, some days back, posted photos claiming that he was shot by some unknown gun men.
He painted the picture of a ‘gang rivalry’ which was also published on several blogs and news outlets.
However, the police service has come to to say it was all fake new and they have arrested the rapper to help them investigate.
They have also asked the public to desist from promoting fake news that could insight violence.
See their statement below.