Officials of the Electricity Company of Ghana have cut power to Wontumi radio and television in Kumasi in the Ashanti Region over GH¢25,000 power theft.
Wontumi Radio and Tv belongs to Bernard Antwi Boasiako who is the Ashanti regional chairman of the NPP.
It’s however surprising that after displaying Gold he has made from all galamsey activities in the region and beyond, Wontumi cannot pay electricity bill.
A task force of the power service provider stormed the radio and TV station on Monday, June 6, 2022, to disconnect the media house that is owned by the Ashanti Regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Bernard Antwi Boasiako, popularly known as Chairman Wontumi.
The Ashanti Regional Manager of ECG, David Asamoah said ECG will take legal action against the media organization for power theft.