The First Vice Chairman of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Central Region, Mr Horace Ekow Ewusi has sued the National Communications Officer of the opposition NDC Sammy Gyamfi at the High Court for defamation.
The Communications Officer of the NDC Sammy Gyamfi who allegedly runned down the high earned reputation of the First Vice Chairman, who is also a Director of the Ekow Ewusi Foundation, a Non-Governmental Organisation.
Sammy Gyamfi is alleged to have to accuse him of conspiring with foreigners to engage in illegal mining in the country.
The NDC Communications Officer who questions the source of wealth of the First Vice Chairman and linked it to proceeds from his corrupt activities as a member of the Galamstop.
The angry Mr. Harace Ekow Ewusi on the 10th day of May 2019 run to the Accra High Court to serve Sammy Gyamfi a writ of summons charging him for defamation.
The defendant, Sammy Gyamfi is expected to enter appearance within eight days, failure of which a default Judgement will be given against him.
Mr. Ewusi who finds it very denigrating and humiliating for Sammy Gyamfi to accuse him of corruption and insulting his personality has vowed to deal with Sammy Gyamfi mercilessly.
Speaking to the media, Mr. Ewusi said Sammy Gyamfi has described him as a thief and further tarnished the image of his Foundation. He said his lawyer, Nana Obiri Boahene is fully prepared for the case.
Meanwhile, Sammy Gyamfi has debunked the earlier report making round on social media that he is going house to house begging some high profile people within his party to persuade the angry NPP man for out of court settlement.
Sammy Gyamfi told this reporter contrary to earlier reports is ever ready to face the NPP Chairman in Court.
“I am very happy for this suit and I am going to face him in Court”, he disclosed.