March 15, 2017, Accra, Ghana
In a free market, it is in the interest of producers to maximize utility. Most of the time however, consumers are the losers in this marketplace. One of the reasons is that consumers are only heard and not attended to. The cases of abuses and violations exist due to regulatory gaps and inactions.
CUTS Accra, therefore took the opportunity of World Consumers Rights Day, 2017 to engage stakeholders to deliberate on consumer welfare issues that emanates from the digital and the financial sectors.