How much money was Constable Fordjour given for showing ‘good’ character? 


Stanbic Bank, on Friday, July 16, 2021, rewarded Constable Prince Fordjour, of the Police National SWAT of the Ghana Police Service, for returning cash found at an offsite Stanbic Bank ATM at Abeka Lapaz Total Filling Station.

Following the gesture from the Bank, a number of news reports have emerged showing different figures as the total reward earned by the Police Officer for demonstrating good character. This seems to be creating some confusion on social media as regards the exact amount of money that the Officer was given.

One of the news reports on the reward by the Bank

For example, one of the reports, made by, quoted GH₵5,000 in its headline as the money that the Bank gave to Constable Fordjour, for his good deeds. However, the introductory paragraph of the story gave details of the presentation which actually amounted to GH₵6,000.

Meanwhile, other news outlets including the Daily Graphic quoted a total of GH₵11,000 as the ultimate reward that went to Constable Fordjour.

Daily Graphic was accurate in its reportage