Akuapem Poloo arrested over nude photo with son


Ghanaian actress and social media personality Rosemond Alade Brown known is showbiz as Akuapem Poloo has been arrested by officers from the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) over the nude photo she took with her son on his birthday.

According to Nana Yaa Konadu of Peace FM, Akuapem Poloo was picked up and sent to the headquarters of the Domestic Violence and Victim Support Unit for questioning.

On Tuesday June 30, 2020, Akuapem Poloo posted a picture with her son on her Instagram page in celebration of her son’s birthday. An act that was supposed to be sweet and heartfelt however turned sour. The contents of the picture sparked an outrage on social media and quickly went viral. She posed totally naked in front of her son who only wore underpants in the picture.

The CID was petitioned by Child Rights International to call on Akuapem Poloo for violating and breaching some Chid Rights. She was invited for questioning by the police CID on Wednesday, July 1, 2020 but she refused to honour the invitation. This has led to her arrest today Monday, July 6,2020. 

She has however shown remorse for her act and long taken down the post. She also apologised in a video to Ghanaians for her act and expressed regrets in her actions. This however did nothing to stop her from getting arrested. 

There has been no official statement for the exact reason for her arrest and no official charges have been levelled against her as at now. 


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