In a press release dated 14th January 2019 with the heading “NAM1 arrested in Dubai” and signed by David Eklu, Director-General/Public Affairs of the Ghana Police Service, the Ghana Police Service has confirmed that NAM 1 has indeed been arrested by Emirati officials.
According to the press release, some Ghanaian officials have visited NAM1 in Dubai. He was allegedly detained to assist in investigations into suspicions that he had been involved in a gold trading deal gone bad within Emirati jurisdiction.
It was earlier reported that the Police headquarters in Dubai have denied knowledge of the arrest of any Ghanaian national in the past few weeks.
See Press release below;