Ghana Broadcasting Cooperation (GBC) staff have attacked the workers of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) in the Ashanti Region over unpaid electricity bills today.
Workers of the National Broadcasting Channel have assaulted the staff of the Electricity Company of Ghana and deflated the tyres of their vehicles upon visiting their compound at Dadiesoaba in Kumasi.
According to the Ashanti regional Public Relations Officer of ECG Mr Erasmos Kyere Baidoo, the media firm is owing about GHC1.7miliion which they have refused to pay and upon demanding for payment, the staff unleashed their anger on them by blocking them from leaving their yard.
He explained that their workers had to run for cover to avoid being killed by the aggressive staff.
The Corporation’s power has currently been cut off by the Electricity Company of Ghana.