Maurice Ampaw Cries Over His Family’s Ghc1 Million Cash Locked At Menzgold

Lawyer Maurice Ampaw
Lawyer Maurice Ampaw

Lawyer Maurice Ampaw is the latest person to wade into the brouhaha between the on going brouhaha between the embattled gold dealership hub Menzgold and the Securities and Exchange Commission of Ghana.

Recently, sighted of Adom FM’s presenter, Captain Smart and Kumawood actress, Emelia Brobbey lamenting the collapse of Nana Appiah Mensah owned Menzgold how their money has been locked up at Menzgold.

According to a report sighted on lawyer Maurice Ampaw purchased 50 pounds of Gold worth GH¢ 100,000 three times totaling GH¢ 300,000 before the company run into crises.

Well, according to the celebrity lawyer, he’s a proud customer of Menzgold and has been investing with them in the last 4 years.

“I want everyone to officially know that lawyer Ampaw is a proud customer of MenzGold”, he revealed while flaunting documents to prove that he has his cash locked up with the gold trading company,” he said in an interview with Kumasi-based radio Abusua Fm.

The report also added that his cousin as well invested GH¢520,000 whiles his wife invested GH¢ 200,000, cumulatively making GH¢1,020,000 of total cash lodged with Menzgold.

“I did due diligent at the Registrar general’s Department and the Minerals Commission so I was so satisfied. Therefore I increased my investment bit by bit then my confidence level increased as well”.

“I realized a company that has existed for about five years whiles it has operated under the watch of government, that was able to sponsor Premier League, who took the entertainment industry by storm, a company that could visit Asantehene with a Private jet. Somebody who has met President Nana Addo three times” nothing showed he was a fraudster.

Mr. Ampaw argued that, if institutions funded and mandated to ensure that every investor in the country is well licensed sat down for five years without taking any action against MenzGold, then people must be held responsible there and not the company.

Meanwhile the Finance Minister Mr. Ken OforiAtta has described people who invested with MenzGold as ‘greedy’ who did not think before investing their money with the Gold Merchant.

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