The Brong Ahafo Regional Police Command has arrested two self acclaimed staff of Airtel Ghana. The two men Wisdom Mensah and Isaac Togdro were arrested upon a tip off by some of the people they defrauded in the Brong Ahafo Regional capital, Sunyani.
The two, who claimed to be staff of Abeka Lapaz branch of the company and were sent on a special assignment as freelance registration officers to the Brong Ahafo Region were caught wearing Airtel Ghana official attire.
According to the police, four people namely Alhassan Ussif, Henry Silasi, Mumuni Musah and Silasi’s mother whose name was not given reported that they have been defrauded by these two men.
Alhassan Ussif alleged that, the two men defrauded him of his GHC100.00 to be part of the said free lance registration, Henry Silasi was defrauded of his 10.00 Silasi’s mother was also defrauded of her 200.00, whilst they took GHC70.00 from Mumuni Musah.
According to the Brong Ahafo Regional Territory Manager for Airtel Ghana, they are not aware of any worker who has come from Abeka Lapaz branch to come and do business in Sunyani.
The police have begun investigations into the case.
By: Linda Konadu Boateng