hree Menzgold workers have manhandled two journalists as they tried to get reactions to the directive to the gold dealership company to cease gold trading activities by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
Joy News reporter Kareen Dodoo and a pregnant TV3 journalist, Nana Akua, were confronted by the workers in suit and tie.
The journalists were standing across the street by the Menzgold office in East Legon in Accra on Wednesday to prepare for the 12-noon bulletin.
The TV3 reporter, Nana Akua Mensah Aborampah, spotting a bump tried to resist the aggression. In charged exchanges, she began complaining about pain in her abdomen and was left by the workers.
A journalist from Joy News was accosted for taking shots without permission.
TV3’s Nana Akua Mensah-Aborampah, who was also stationed there, reported that the staff “actually harassed” the Multimedia reporter and took away her microphone as well as mobile phones.
The journalist was asked to report inside the building for her gadgets.
Our reporter said she had her fair share of attack but she was allowed to go because she did not have her phone with her at that moment.
news : rohan menon
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