Workers of fake insurance company arrested

[Ghanacrimes.com] — The Police has arrested some officials of an unlicensed insurance company. The insurance company operates under the name Family Fountain Insurance Brokers.

The arrested officials are in Police custody to assist in investigations. The arrest was a due to a joint surveillance by the National Insurance Commission and the Special Investigative Unit (SIU) of the Ghana Police Service.

The arrested workers were operating from the Accra Aayalolo Transport Terminal. They served as the intermediary between the unlicensed company and unsuspecting victims.

The deputy commissioner of the NIC,  Mr Michael Kofi Andoh has advised public to report the activities of any suspicious characters or companies trading or soliciting for insurance business without due authorisation to either the police or the nearest NIC office in any part of the country.

He also stated that members can check out insurance companies in good standing from their www.nicgh.org.