The wife of Communications Director at the Presidency, Eugene Arhin, Gloria Assan Arhin has filed for divorce from her husband on grounds of adultery and abuse, listing numerous properties owned by her estranged husband that has caused a stir for footsoldiers of the New Patriotic Party on social media.
The Communication Director is believed to have acquired the properties in the past 4 years under President Akufo-Addo’s first term, with his wife revealing she filed for the divorce for his adultery and other matters revealed in the court file attached.
Mrs Arhin disclosed that prior to acquiring these properties, she and her husband cohabited with her sister before they saved and managed to rent their own place to move, somewhere in 2012. At the time, she was the highest earner in the family as she worked with Charter House, sold kids diapers among other things to support her husband who was then a mere Research Assistant at Danquah Institute seconded to support then candidate Akufo-Addo.
Both NPP and NDC footsoldiers have expressed outrage about the properties listed and wondered where and how the young aide to the President could have acquired them.
In the writ, Mrs Arhin, listed 16 big flats at Bubuashie owned by Mr. Eugene Arhin. Another 16 flats at Weija. A 16-Storey building at Teshie and house at AU Village. A House at La, another house at Senya Berekum. Another House at the waterfront in Ada Foah. A 5-bedroom house at East Legon which is the matrimonial home of the couple on a 2 plot of land at East Legon.and 3K barbering shop at Teshie.
She also listed 5 cars which were acquired over the past 2 years; one Ford F150, Toyota Avalon GR 7108-18, Toyota Lexus GE 4646-18, Toyota Tundra GE7108-18, Hyundai Elantra GE 4646-19.
She is further demanding an amount of 2million Ghana cedis.