Multimedia Group Limited (MGL), owners of Adom TV, on whose platform the actor is alleged to have made the said defamatory statements is also listed in the suit.
Also cited in the suit is Daniel Nii Odoi Tutuwani, a producer at Adom TV.
According to the suit, on or about the 24th day of March 2018, Lilwin the host of a parody news program on Adom TV dubbed “I can’t think far news” on Adom TV made derogatory comments against his person.
The suit adds that the defendants showed a recording of numerous metal boxes in rooms which were filled to the brim with US$100 bundles and stated that the said metal boxes filled with the said notes were found in the complainant house.
But Dr Opuni who believes the said broadcast has tarnished his image filed the defamatory suit at at the Accra High Court on Tuesday, 24 April 2018 seeking compensation and other reliefs.