Staff of Menzgold unhappy with “greed” comment by Finance Minister

Staff of embattled gold dealership company, Menzgold, says they are not happy with the comments made by the finance minister describing thier costumers as greedy.

In a statement issued by staff of the company, they said customers cannot be liable for the failure of regulatory institutions to do their work, emphasizing that they find the comment by the Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, “very insensitive, sad and total disrespect to clients.”

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“It is not in the place of government to refund or get your money for you” he said and indicated at the 3rd Capital Market conference in Accra that doing so would be bailing out greed.

 

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The Finance stated: “I see some people at the Finance Ministry who have invested there. I look at the BoG and I see some people who have invested there…so it becomes an issue of greed.”

 

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