Communications Director of the Ghana Gas Company, Ernest Owusu Bempah has issued an unqualified apology to CEO of Engineers and Planners, Ibrahim Mahama after an Accra High Court ordered the National Investment Bank (NIB) to release  funds to the tune of GHC 310,000.00 from his account to pay for damages.

The Business Mogul, Ibrahim Mahama, in 2018, sued the Communications Director of the Ghana National Gas Company, Ernest Owusu Bempah, along with the Despite Group of Companies – owners of private TV station UTV for defamation.

The Court gave the order pursuant to an application filed in the Court by lawyer Reindorf Twumasi Ankrah, the lawyer for Mr. Mahama asking the Court to compel NIB to release funds held in an account belonging to Owusu Bempah of Ghana Gas to Mr. Ibrahim Mahama as payment of judgment debt.

But in a letter signed by Mr Owusu Bempah , he retracted the said allegations against the businessman and pleaded forgiveness. Below is the full statement