The reason and details of Nana Agradaa's arrest via the social media page of Ursula Owusu, Minister of Communications and digitalization on Wednesday 21 April 2021.
At about 2200hrs on 20/04/2021, a joint team of Police and National Security Intelligence Operatives, in collaboration with the National Communications Authority, stormed the premises of two statelite television stations, namely, Thunder TV and Ice 1 TV, who were illegally transmitting without lincense, at Kasoa in the Central Region.
The team arrested the offenders among which included the owner of Thunder TV, Patientce Asiedua, populary known as Nana Agradaa and seized two (2) equipment each used in the illegal transmission from both premises, Nana Agradaa advertises her "Sika Gari" on her TV station, which she claims is her personal god that multiples money with some rituals she makes. She has hence admitted to this illigality and is currently in custody assisting with further investigationa.
The Influx of unregulated televisions on air have led to promotion of certain content which may effect public order, public mortality and the rights and reputation of orders. As such, efforts are underway to rid the system of this canker and reduce overcrowding on Ghana's air waves, stated by Ursula Owusu, Minister of Communication and Digitalization.