According to the Ghanaian football icon, there is no iota of truth in the reportage, and has called on everyone to ignore it.
He shared on Friday morning that “I have not bought land around Kwame Nkrumah Circle! Period get your facts right.”
The footballer, philanthropist and entrepreneur made this known in a post shared across his social media platforms.
Read his full statement below:
“Is this what Ghana has come to? Journalists can’t do their due diligence anymore ? You write stories about me that r untrue for what? To attract traffic on your sites? I have not bought land around Kwame Nkrumah Circle ! Period get your facts right. # I earned everything I have the hard way so if u people wanna use just a day to tarnish my image which you have tried since day one anyway, then work hard cos you can’t .God is on my side %100 🙏🙏🔥🔥. SMH”
Reports about Asamoah Gyan buying a piece of land in the area for a planned filling station went viral yesterday. This followed street protest by hawkers in and around the area where the alleged filling station is planned to be sited.
The Ghanaian forward, 33, currently plays for NorthEast United FC in the Indian Super League.
Source: Yaw Sarpong | PlugTimes.com