Isaac Newton Tetteh, GNA
Tema, Nov 8, GNA - Mr. Chris Addy Andoh, Chief Executive Officer of Kash Forex Bereau in Tema Community one on Friday called on the Bank of Ghana to crush out the trading of black marketers in the money market.
He said their activities negatively affecting the various forex bureaus in the country.
Mr. Andoh told the Ghana News Agency in an interview in Tema that, individuals in the black market business were mostly non-Ghanaians who had operational links with powerful and influential people in the financial sector that supplied them with the hard currency.
The Kash Forex Bureau CEO noted that it was high time Ghanaians transacted their business with fellow Ghanaians so to develop the country, adding that foreigners would always send their monies to develop their country whilst we continue to live in abject poverty.
He claimed that the structure of Ghana's economy favoured foreigners more than the indigenous Ghanaians and called on the Bank of Ghana and other security apparatus to put in stringent measures to cure the black market menace financial sector.
Other operators cautioned the public against dealing with black marketers as they sometimes issued fake currencies to their clients.