“Hello… Ei Serwaa Amihere, look at your butt. Nice…”, these are the comments that have landed the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Consumer Protection Agency, Mr Kofi Kapito in hot water amid accusations of sexual harassment on social media.
Mr Kapito was on stage to present two awards on Saturday at the Radio and Television Personality Awards at the Accra International Conference Centre
However, before carrying out his duties he saw GhOne TV newscaster Serwaa Amihere seated in the audience and made his controversial comments about her derrière.
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”.
She posted: “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!”.
In a similar vein, the RTP Personality of the Year, Nana Aba Anamoah said the comments were unacceptable.
Another radio and television host, Afia Pokuaa popularly known as Vim Lady says the comments were unacceptable and Mr Kapito must apologise to Serwaa and all the women who were at the venue.
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