Tag Archives: Office of the special prosecutor

Martin Amidu defends SP job despite criticizing the law

The Special Prosecutor nominee, Martin Amidu, has revealed that President Nana Akufo-Addo convinced him not to reject the offer despite his reservations with the law that set up the office. After discussions between him and President Akufo-Addo, he came to the conclusion that the fundamental purpose of the Special Prosecutor’s office to eradicate corruption has not been compromised. In a 2017 ...

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Special Prosecutor’s office open to abuse – Inusah Fuseini

On the back of the passage of the Special Prosecutor Bill, the National Democratic Congress Minority still harbours fears that the Special Prosecutor’s office could be used to hound its contingent. “We have always had that fear. The Minority has always had the fear that this office can be used to witch-hunt political opponents,” the Ranking Member on Parliament’s Legal and Constitutional ...

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Special Prosecutor Bill to be ready by October 4 – C’ttee

The Chairman of the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee of Parliament, Ben Abdallah has assured Ghanaians that the Bill setting up the Office of Special Prosecutor will be ready by October 4 when Parliament resumes sitting. He said although there is a general expectation that the committee speeds up its work on the bill, it is minded to work diligently ...

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