The embattled Gold trading and investment firm, MenzGold Ghana Limited has for the past months been on the radar of customers who have their investments locked up by the BoG and SEC.
According to new information we are picking indicate that six customers Menzgold have been arrested by East Legon Police for an attempt to lock up the office of Zylofon Arts; an affiliate Zylofon Media.
According to Police report by Superintendent Kwesi Ofori, the 6 arrested customers out of anger stormed the place to demand payment of their principal investment from the troubled gold dealership firm. In the course of the confrontation, they wanted to enter and were declined by the policemen around but started pelting stones at the property and people in it.
“Today is a public holiday. A group of boys violently massed up here, throwing stones and attacking personnel working here.”
“One thing that the police will like to remind everybody is that one cannot take the laws into his or her own hands. It is criminal to equip yourselves with missiles like stones and materials to cause injury and harm,” Superintendent Kwesi Ofori said.
Meanwhile, in a letter signed by the CEO fo the company, Nana Appiah Mensah has ordered the staff of the company across all its branches to proceed on a compulsory leave.
According to the statement signed by NAM1, the order has become necessary as a result of a constant threat to lives and properties from aggrieved customers of the firm.
However, the branch managers of the firm across the country have all been transferred to the company’s headquarters at Dzorwulu in Accra. The statement which was released yesterday, Wednesday 5th December stated that the directive takes effect from Monday, December 10th, 2018.