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CHRAJ exceeded its limit in $2.25b bond investigation – Lawyer

A private legal practitioner, Yaw Oppong, has opined that the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice [CHRAJ], went beyond its remit during the investigation of the controversial $2.25 billion bond issued by the Finance Ministry. Speaking on Eyewitness News on Thursday, Yaw Oppong said the right institution to have investigated the matter is the Securities and Exchange Commission. “The ...

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Ofori-Atta to sue CHRAJ over $2.25bn bond case

The Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, will be dragging the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) to court, over its handling of the conflict of interest petition in relation to the $2.25 billion bond issue. He is heading to court to compel CHRAJ to overturn some of the declarations it considers irrelevant to the petition. Addressing a news conference in Accra ...

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Group petitions CHRAJ to probe GIS over recruitment fee

A group calling itself Citizen Forum, has petitioned the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ), over the recent Ghana Immigration Service recruitment exercise which saw applicants being charged GHC 50 each for registration. Earlier this month, thousands of Ghanaian youth had to apply for only 500 spots in the Ghana Immigration Service recruitment exercise. The group is asking ...

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Group sues Ofori-Atta, AG, CHRAJ over $2.25 bn bond

A group calling itself Dynamic Youth Organisation of Ghana, has sued the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori Atta, the Attorney General and the Commission for Human Rights and Administrative Justice [CHRAJ] over the $2.25 billion bond issue. This comes weeks after CHRAJ cleared the Finance Minister of conflict of interest allegations following a petition forwarded by a known National Democratic Congress ...

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Bond saga: CHRAJ erred in clearing Finance Minister- Law lecturer

A Lecturer at the GIMPA Law Faculty, Justice Srem Sai, has questioned the Commission for Human Rights and Administrative Justice’s (CHRAJ) exoneration of Finance Minister, Ken Ofori Atta in the controversial 2.25 billion dollar bond saga. CHRAJ, in its 140-page report concluded that although Mr. Ofori-Atta was not guilty of conflict of interest, he breached some processes in the issuance of ...

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CHRAJ report grounds for Ofori-Atta’s removal – Brogya Genfi

Brogya Genfi

A leading member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Yaw Brogya Genfi says the Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta risks being removed from office over his failure to follow statutory procedures in the issuance of the government’s $2.25bn bond. He made the comment in reaction to CHRAJ’s release of the report on its investigation of the minister over allegations of ...

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CHRAJ report on Ofori-Atta vindicates us – Minority

The Minority in Parliament believe they have been vindicated by the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) on its findings in allegations of Conflict of Interest against Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, in the issuance of the $2.25 billion bond. The National Democratic Congress (NDC) MPs say CHRAJ’s revelation that the Minister breached several processes in the issuance of ...

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Ofori-Atta breached processes in issuance of $2.25bn bond – CHRAJ

The Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) has found that the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, breached certain processes in the issuance of the government’s $2.25bn bond earlier this year. CHRAJ, in its investigation of a conflict of interest allegation leveled against Ken Ofori Atta by a known member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Brogya Genfi, said although it ...

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CHRAJ clears Ofori-Atta of Conflict of Interest in $2.25bn bond saga

The Commission on Human rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ), has cleared the Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta, of conflict of interest in the issuance of the government’s recent bond. “On the basis of the evidence available to the Commission, it has come to the conclusion and therefore holds that, the allegations by the complainant that the respondent has contravened Article ...

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Nana Addo not interested in removing EC Chair – Eugene Arhin

The Director of Communications at the presidency, Eugene Arhin, has rubbished claims suggesting that the New Patriotic Party (NPP) is on a deliberate mission to have the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission , Charlotte Osei removed from office. In the wake of the establishment of a prima facie case against Mrs. Osei following allegations of corruption and abuse of office ...

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