The CEO of Consumer Rights Protection Agency, Kofi Kapito reacts to critics about his comment on Serwaa Amihere’s ‘butt’.
Kofi Kapito has been lambasted by Ghanaians for such a loose comment. Many have described his comment as “sexual harassment” and unacceptable.
Mr Kapito while on stage to present the award for TV Female Newscaster of the year paused to remark about Serwaa Amihere’s butt.
He said, “Serwaa Amihere… look at your butt, nice,” before he requested the organisers to play the nominees while Serwaa looked on speechless.
I had so much respect for Mr. Kofi Kapito. This is a classic case of sexual harassment. I’m appalled by his utterances. This was needless and completely disrespectful! pic.twitter.com/8w6atnw9SS
— Serwaa Amihere (@Serwaa_Amihere) October 13, 2019
In the aftermath of the awards, Ms Amihere took to Twitter to describe the comments as a “classic case of sexual harassment”.
In the wake of this brouhaha, The consumer right activist was at the studios of Okay 101.7 FM where he was granted an interview by Abeiku Santana.
Watch the interview below: