Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?


Metro Mass Boss Asked To Proceed On Leave

The board of the Metro Mass Transit Limited has asked Managing Director Bennet Aboagye to proceed on leave with immediate effect as investigations begin over allegations against him.

Mr Aboagye and his Personal Assistant Yiadom Kessie have come under fire as an employee of the transport company accused them of financial malfeasance.

Staff, consequently, petitioned the Office of the Special Prosecutor to investigate Mr Aboagye and Mr Kessie.

Though Mr Aboagye rejected the allegations, calling them “blackmail and extortion”, a statement issued by board chairman Ahmed Arthur asked him to go on leave in order to provide “an unfettered atmosphere” for investigations.

An emergency board meeting is said to have been held on Monday at which the decision to interdict Mr Aboagye was taken.

An investigative committee has also been set up to look into all the allegations.

The MD will be given an opportunity by the committee to respond to the allegations, the meeting decided.

“You are therefore requested to hand over your duties to the Deputy Managing Director in charge of Operations,” the statement concluded.

Join to receive daily email alerts of breaking news in Ghana. is your source for all Ghana News. Get the latest Ghana news, breaking news, sports, politics, entertainment and more about Ghana, Africa and beyond.

You May Also Like

Top Stories

The Paramount Chief of the Effutu Traditional Area, Neenyi Ghartey VII, has assured the public that the impending 2017 Aboakyir Festival would be peaceful....

International hit record high in 2016. Site and apps viewed 15 billion times, with almost 100m unique browsers each month. Three senior appointments, expansion...


The Accra Report started Recipe Tuesdays to showcase the culinary delights of the African continent. There has been a significant time lapse between our...


One of our goals at The Accra Report is to expose to the world the eclectic beauty of Ghana and the African continent. In...

Copyright © 2020