The Ashanti Regional Police Command in collaboration with the Electricity Company Of Ghana taskforce in Kumasi has apprehended a 28 year old Godfred Boakye for tampering electricity meters and illegally connecting electricity power to some communities in the region after taking monies from them.
Godfred Boakye, a resident of Atonsu in the Asokwa constituency of Ashanti Region was apprehended by ECG Taskforce with the aid of the Police in the region after many years of operating illegally and defrauding customers to providing them meters.
Report says, affected communities in the hands of the defrauder are, Pakyi No.1 and No. 2, Kokoben, Brofoyedru all in the Atwima Kwanwoma District of Ashanti.
Speaking to the media, the General Manager for the Electricity Company of Ghana, Kumasi, Ing. David Asamoah said, electricity cables, Meter readers, Monies collected from the affected persons and other electrical gadgets were retrieved from the man.
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Source: Ronald Kyeremateng (Ras Vim)/ Metrofm.online