Tag Archives: Special Presecutor

‘Old age’ won’t stop Amidu from performing – Casely-Hayford

Sidney Casely Hayford

Anti-corruption crusader Sydney Casley Hayford has dismissed concerns that Special Prosecutor nominee Martin Amidu might be too old to head the new Office. Former deputy Attorney General, Dominic Ayine, has filed a suit at the Supreme Court challenging 66-year-old Amidu’s nomination for the post arguing that he had exceeded the maximum age of retirement in the public service. According to ...

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Special Prosecutor Bill: CSOs upset over ‘ignored’ proposals

The Coalition of Civil Society Organisations on the Office of the Special Prosecutor is upset with Parliament for reportedly disregarding their proposals on the appointment of an independent prosecutor for the office. They said “we remain disappointed in the decision by Parliament to disregard our proposal for open and competitive appointment of the Special Prosecutor.” [contextly_sidebar id=”WILiqr5g19xwc6kC6URYcONennKXGRB3”]The Coalition comprises the ...

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