Social media sensation and Ghanaian actress, Rosemond Brown popularly called Akuapem Poloo has been jailed three months after been charged for publication of pornographic material and domestic violence.
Akuapem was found guilty of posting a nude photo of herself and her seven-year-old son on his birthday on June 30, 2020.
The presiding judge, Christina Cann, bewailed the series of nudity on Ghanaian social media scope.
According to the Judge, the sentenced dispensed on Akuapem Poloo will serve as a lesson to others.
The complainant of the case was Bright Appiah, who is the Director of Child Rights International Ghana. He beseeched the police after the nude photo went viral on social media.
Akuapem Poloo was given her sentence today, Friday, April 16, 2021, by an Accra circuit court.
She was prosecuted because she admitted posting the nude picture of herself and her son. She insisted she did so unintended.
Akupem Poloo on June 30, 2020, celebrated the seventh birthday of her son and took her nude pictures together with her son, who was also half-naked and posted it on her Instagram page.
The nude photo was captioned: “I am naked in front of you because this is how naked I was giving birth to you, so in case you find me lying somewhere don’t pass by but see me as your mom who brought you to life.”
The pictures allured comments which blamed her of undermining the dignity of her seven-year-old son.