Actress Rosemond Brown Known widely as Akuapem Poloo has been sentenced to three months imprisonment by a Circuit Court in Accra.
The complainant in the case is Bright Appiah, who is the Director of Child Rights International Ghana.
He petitioned the police after the incriminating photo went viral on social media, and the matter was referred to the Domestic Violence and Victims Support Unit (DOVVSU).
Rosemond Brown was found guilty of posting a nude photo of herself and her seven-year-old son on his birthday back in 2020.
She has been in police custody and has undergone a pregnancy test since her conviction on Wednesday.
An Accra Circuit Court convicted the social media star after she pleaded guilty.
Rosemond Brown has received some support from Ghanaians who have described her conviction as harsh.
Prominent Ghanaians in the entertainment industry like rapper Sarkodie have also voiced their support for Rosemond Brown.
Her troubles began on June 30, 2020, when she celebrated her son’s seventh birthday by posting the photo on her Instagram page, which went viral on social media.
The pictures attracted criticism and accusations that she was undermining the dignity of her seven-year-old son, among other things.
The outspoken actress is facing three charges of publication of obscene materials, engaging in domestic violence, a conduct that in any way undermines another person’s privacy or integrity and engaging in domestic violence namely conduct that in any way detracts or is likely to detract from another person’s dignity and worth as a human being.