Felix Engsalige Nyaaba, a court and crime
reporter with The Enquirer newspaper, who
was sentenced to three years imprisonment,
has regained his freedom, having spent four
months in jail.
Felix was sentenced to three years in prison
for indecent assault and spent four months in
the Nsawam Medium Security Prison.
He was convicted a month after his wedding
for allegedly defiling a five-year-old girl who
was his flower girl.
Nyaaba was arrested March 19, 2014 and
charged with defiling the five-year-old girl. It
was a neighbour who accused Nyaaba of
defiling the girl who had been sent to charge
a mobile phone in his room.
The charge was later changed to “indecent
assault” after police investigator failed to
produce evidence to sustain the charge of
The court and crime reporter won his appeal
last Thursday and gained his total freedom
Saturday, July 4, 2015 from the Nsawam
The 33-year old reporter, who maintained he
was innocent throughout the trial, has vowed
to sue the state.