Moesha Buduong is a Ghanaian TV presenter, actress, and model who is also known for granting a controversial interview to CNN reporter Christiane Amanpour on issues of sex, love, and gender.
In April 2018, Buduong came under criticism from Ghanaians. over a controversial interview, she gave to CNN reporter Christiane Amanpour. In the interview, Buduong mentioned that Ghanaian women use men as their primary source of income since the economy is tough. They do this by engaging in sexual intercourse with the men. She is quoted as saying that “In Ghana, our economy is such a way that you need someone to take care of you. You can’t make enough money as a woman here. Because even when you want to get an apartment, in Ghana they take two years’ advance and I just started working where will I get money to pay?” Her comments received harsh criticism from both men and women who felt she was painting a negative picture of Ghanaian (and by extension African) women. Celebrities such as John Dumelo, Lydia Forson, Eazzy, DKB, and Afia Odo shared their views on Twitter, most of them negative.
Moesha Buduong’s net worth is estimated to be $100,000, according to the list of richest Ghanaian celebrities.