Mr Nkrabeah Effah Dartey said his client’s husband is a businessman.
According to him, Ms. Huang’s husband holds a Master’s degree from a Chinese University.
“I know she is married to a Ghanaian. I know this because of her Ghanaian husband, a businessman in Kumasi and a Master’s degree holder from a Chinese University.”
“He came to my office to engage me as a lawyer,” he stated.
Following her re-arrest some weeks ago, Aisha Huang’s return to the country has been a subject of controversy.
When President Akufo-Addo on Monday said he is “not still sure whether she was in fact deported,” a section of Ghanaians were taken aback.
“Or whether she fled the country the first time and has now come back. There still seems to be some uncertainty about it,” he said at a Ho-based radio station.
He further insisted on Joy FM on September 13 that a repatriation order or note was issued to this effect.
According to Mr Oppong Nkrumah, the ‘galamsey’ queen was put on a flight and she exited the Ghanaian jurisdiction.
The prosecution said the first accused sneaked out of the country after her initial arrest.
Aisha Huang, according to the D/Inspr Eric Osei-Mensah, then re-entered in a similar fashion this year.
This was after she changed the details on her Chinese passport to aid her to evade the authorities.
“The 1st accused again resumed the small scale mining activities without a license and together with the 2nd, 3rd and 4th accused persons engaged in the purchase and sale of minerals in Accra without valid authority granted as required by the Minerals and Mining Act,” portions of the charge fact sheet read.