We bring you 20 tweets that show that Ghanaians are actually mad at Bank of Ghana after the news.
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Since Bank of Ghana was alleged to have blown a whopping Gh¢2 million on gold watches for it's retiring workers, Ghanaians haven't taken the issue lightly.
Though Bank of Ghana has come out to debunk the rumours, it's clear the news shook Ghanaians and some took it extra further by expressing their shock and anger on Twitter.
So, we bring you 20 tweets that show that Ghanaians are actually mad at Bank of Ghana after the news.
Check them out below and don't forget to share your views with us.
2.@Kojokaba there is no corporate wisdom of given gold watches as their retirement package, ah bank of Ghana paaaaa. I can't think #ekosisen— ✴Dexmon Frimpon✴ (@shockablaze) October 6, 2016
3.So Bank of Ghana (Gold watches) then Ecobank (Mr Griffen case) wey one be fraud? #EcobankMustPayGriffin— Michell Telus (@blvebeast_) October 6, 2016
4.The bank of Ghana isn't like any other bank.It does not have its own capital.Its a custodian of tax payers money. https://t.co/aSq7k5ybuv— Efo'edo Yao (@edokudu) October 6, 2016
5.Gosh!— Henrietta Adjetey (@henriettabrand) October 6, 2016
If Bank of Ghana had injected that US$ 504,000 into my business, that would have been some INVESTMENT! :)#Anokwale
6.The Bank of Ghana's expenditure on gold watches for retiring staff is silly on its own. We don't need to use another situation to say so.— Lexis (@niilexis) October 6, 2016
7.Half a million dollars of tax payers money has been spent recently to acquire gifts of wrist watches for 72 retirees of the Bank of Ghana— Efo'edo Yao (@edokudu) October 6, 2016
8.The foolish men and women at Bank Of Ghana who bought gold watches worth $2million are the very same who complain youth of today are lazy.— KesterAburamKorankye (@AburamKorankye) October 6, 2016
9.it seems the bank of Ghana got its inspiration from prez Kufour who awarded himself with 18 carat gold chain. this is even award to others.— novisi dzitrie (@novisid) October 6, 2016
10.Bank of Ghana dey trend since yesti" me na i figa say dem dey dash work&pay taxi make i go claim some o. S3 Gold watches in election yr!— Phatau Gh (@charles_phatau) October 6, 2016
11.Sika paa de3 amamfo) di bi wo krom ha. I am sure same or more than that is going on in some institutions in Ghana. Hmm Bank of Ghana. Ghana— DanGyamfi (@kofid_22) October 6, 2016
12.Bank of Ghana do all— LORDGEE (@lordgeegh) October 6, 2016
Gold watch for end of year bonus paa !!!
Oman Ghana paa nie
13.#Bank of #Ghana buys over $1/2 a million worth of gold watches for #retired staff, as #IMF warns #economic regression. Don't I like #Africa?— Celia Thompson (@thompsonbeat) October 6, 2016
14.Two minutes away from the Bank of Ghana office is Jamestown. This is an offense @benkoku @JustNanaAma #citicbs— Kwasi Gyamfi Asiedu (@journokwasi) October 6, 2016
15.#CitiCBS @JustNanaAma @benkoku @Citi973 The governor of Bank of Ghana is not serious. It would be appropriate even giving the deserving.....— john (@john_mettle) October 6, 2016
16.@Citi973 Yehowa the money is big oo 500,000 USD for Gold watches Bank of Ghana u do all chop my money #CitiCBS— Nana Qofi (@kofboat88) October 6, 2016
17.@live919fm @jayfoley2131 really they did that mehn bank of Ghana should have given them cash instead dey can invest that instead #LBCLIVE— Manuel Queyku LBC (@Queyku_Barefoot) October 6, 2016
18.Bank of Ghana, this is a PSA!!— Philip Ashon (@KofiAshon) October 6, 2016
Gold watches are not equal to good and faithful service!!
19.Chai! Only in Ghana where Bank of Ghana buy gold watches of its staff.Can't the money be used to pay DKB,God is Love etc customers?— Sir Alby † (@Itz_Kwakwa) October 6, 2016
20.Even the Bank of Ghana is exploiting the procurement law...— PulseGhElection (@AbuMubarik) October 5, 2016
Such a terrible law. It needs immediate amendment.
Bank of Ghana? What does a pensioner need a gold watch for? To tell the time he/she is going to die ? Or tell the time Jesus will come ?— Kwabena (@Fhresh_matic) October 5, 2016