KEN AGYAPONG HIT WITH GH₵25 MILLION LAWSUIT OVER DEFAMATORY COMMENTS
Written by Saltfmonline.com on October 16, 2018
The Editor in Chief of the New Crusading Guide Newspaper, Kweku Baako Jnr has filed a law suit against the outspoken Assin Central MP, Ken Agyapong for defamation.
In the suit, Mr Baako accused Ken of making
defamatory comments against him on some major media platforms including stations owned by Ken Agyapong that is Net2 TV and Oman FM.
According to Mr. Baako the MP accused him several times of being corrupt, a hypocrite, and dishonest.
“Look, I have dared Kweku Baako. He is a very corrupt guy. Where is his paper? Kweku Baako is very corrupt; Kweku Baako is very corrupt in his paper. Kweku Baako is not a clean man that President would tolerate in his office anymore…. I said I have concluded that Kweku Baako is not clean…He’s a hypocrite….. Kweku Baako is not an honest man at all………I said he’s not a saint. Kweku Baako is not a saint. He’s evil…… Very evil man…He’s a very evil man,” Ken Agyapong said these, according to Kweku Baako’s writ.
In the suit, kweku Baako is demanding GHc25 million for damages from the MP. Also, he is seeking for the MP to retract his utterances and render an unqualified apology to him.
Mr. Baako is also seeking an order of “a perpetual injunction restraining Ken Agyapong, his agents and servants from publishing any defamatory words against the him [Kweku Baako].”
Story By: Nana Kwabena Agyare (@Mr_Agyare)