Issues I want to own Ghana's judiciary - Kofi Amoabeng

He argued for a system where Ghana would be able to put a bit of business to some of its institutions like the Police Service and the judiciary.

  • Published:
Retiring Chief Executive Officer of UT Bank, Prince Kofi Amoabeng play

Retiring Chief Executive Officer of UT Bank, Prince Kofi Amoabeng

24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

Retiring Chief Executive Officer of UT Bank, Prince Kofi Amoabeng, has indicated of his wish to own the country’s judiciary in order to make a thriving business out of the system that has recently been hit by corruption.

Speaking on TV3’s Hot Issues, the 63-year old CEO said “One business I would want to own, if it is possible, is the judiciary and I could make business out of that.”

He argued for a system where Ghana would be able to put a bit of business to some of its institutions like the Police Service and the judiciary.

The former military lieutenant turned banker was however appalled by delays in court cases, which he believed was affecting businesses.

He said the judicial system is able to be manipulated by some people for cases to be dragged on for years, adding that UT Financial Services have cases pending in court for between six and eight years.

“…One of the interesting things is that they [people] are able to influence the system so that judgement is able to delay. UT has cases in court that is over six years if not eight years old. 

“In actual fact, there is one case that made me crazy. There is a case where we gave a person a loan, he went to court and UT was found guilty of giving [him] the money…. at least, tell the man that go and give them the principal [loan],” he said.

“Until the Anas’ [corrupt judicial exposé] report I didn’t see how that was possible but when I saw Anas’ report, I said ok, then of course, it’s possible for a judge to give that kind of ruling,” Kofi Amoabeng added.

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos





Top Articles

1 COCOBOD Matters Hackman shocked over GHc 70,000 salary for COCOBOD CEObullet
2 Photos Nana Addo’s daughters throw him a birthday partybullet
3 Bribery Scandal Parliament postpones Ghartey report debatebullet
4 Sexual Abuse Lady accused of abusing pal with 'dildo' acquitted...bullet
5 Bribery Scandal Joe Ghartey committee report outbullet
6 AMERI Deal AMERI Power agreement was not fraudulent - Omane Boamahbullet
7 Official NSS Allowance National Service personnel to receive...bullet
8 Mike Oquaye Ghana's Speaker of Parliament is a "big fool"...bullet
9 Former UK Premier Take your destiny into your own hands...bullet
10 Salary Earnings Salary of COCOBOD CEO will be slashed...bullet

Top Videos

1 Ghana@60 Agya Koo embarrassed Ghana at Independence Day - Asiedu Nketiabullet
2 Video Metro Mass bus catches fire on Cape Coast-Kasoa highwaybullet
3 Prophecy I predicted Kintampo accident - Prophetbullet
4 In Zimbabwe President Mugabe’s 70 year-old aide marries his...bullet
5 Obinim What happen'd when we fact checked Obinim's Bible knowledgebullet
6 Meet "The Beast" President Obama's Cadillac that's more tank...bullet
7 Video Taxi driver terrified after an encounter with a ghostbullet
8 Health Alert Fufu is killing Africans - Mensah Otabilbullet
9 Vitiligo Enam Honya - is challenging what you think...bullet
10 Meet Aisha the female mate who aspires to be a driverbullet

News