The Cecilia Dapaah stolen money saga has had some interesting twist and turns The former Sanitation Minister is being investigated by the Office of the Special Prosecutor after court documents revealed that the minister and her family lost US$1 million, €300,000, and millions of Ghana Cedis in cash; assorted clothes valued at GH¢95,000 and handbags, perfumes, and jewellery valued at US$95,000, during a robbery.
Ghanaian journalist Paul Adom-Otchere caused quite stir online when he recently revealed on his Good Evening Ghana show that the US$800,000 belonged to the late brother of Cecilia Dapaah.
According to Adom-Otchere, the deceased was:
● The Numuahene of Otumfuo Osei Tutu II. His name was Nana Akwasi Essan II
● He was a farmer and contractor and also into the manufacture and supply of security boots, an outfit that supplied boots in Ghana and the sub-region.
● He died in 2022 at the age of 60 and was buried in April 2022; before the burial, he was laid in state at the family house at Bantama, near Bantama Parliament, Bantama High Street between 27 – 28 April 2022.
● The late brother, gave the sum of US$800,000 to their late mother, who then transferred the cash to Cecilia Dapaah with the agreement of other siblings.