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Ghana Won’t Need Foreign Aid If We Fight Corruption – Martin Amidu

Special Prosecutor (SP) designate Martin Amidu has said Ghana could wean itself from foreign aid if it is able to block slippages and leakages in the system. “I want to put machinery in place to prevent leakages and slippages. In so doing our budget will not need foreign assistance.” Mr. …

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Rawlings Had More Integrity Than Me – Amidu

Martin Amidu has admitted that even though he is a man of proven integrity, former President JJ Rawlings had more integrity than him, when he served as head of state of the country. Responding to questions on his role in the PNDC era at his vetting in Parliament Tuesday, Amidu …

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My Resignation Purely Trust Issues Not Insubordination – Martin Amidu

Nominee for the Special Prosecutor Office, Martin Alamisi Burnes Kaiser Amidu, has explained the reason behind his resignation from the erstwhile Atta Mills administration, adding that the decision was based on breach of trust and not insubordination as reported. Mr. Amidu, was the Attorney General and Minister for Justice under …

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Atta Akyea Disputes Amidu’s ‘Adult Child’ Opinion

The Member of Parliament (MP) of Akim Abuakwa South and Minister for Works and Housing, Mr Samuel Atta Akyea, has disputed a claim by the Special Prosecutor nominee, Mr Martin Amidu that because his offspring have attained adulthood, they no longer hold as his children. Atta Akyea says Mr. Amidu …

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Everybody Has his Own Features And Characters, I Believe In Amidu. Hon Cletus Avoka

Despite the law suit by Hon Dominic Ayine for court to put the vetting of Martin Amidu to a halt for the special prosecutor position on the basis of age, the vetting proceeded and there have been mixed feelings and reactions from almost everyone who really Martin Amidu is.. Hon. …

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Committees Work Will Proceed Irrespective Of Court Suit, Hon. Anthony Karbo

Prior the vetting of Martin Amidu for the special prosecutor position many argument have risen and looking into the issue Hon. Anthony Karbo explained further the main reason behind the vetting. He revealed during an interview with joy news this morning that appointing Martin Amidu is not a partisan thing. …

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Special Prosecutor: Amidu’s Age Is A Problem – Asare

Ghanaian private legal practitioner based in the United States, Professor Stephen Kwaku Asare, has said the Special Prosecutor nominee, Martin Amidu, is overage to carry out the duties of Special prosecutor. Professor Asare in an interview with Chief Jerry Forson on Ghana Yensom on Accra100.5FM, on Tuesday, 13 February 2018, …

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Akufo-Addo Delivered ‘State Of Promises’ – Minority

The Minority Leader, Haruna Iddrisu, has described the President’s State of Nation Address as ‘State of Promises’ after the President’s delivery in parliament today [Thursday]. “Mr President, we have heard you on your state of promises, and Mr. President, we have heard that at least sole sourcing is still lawful …

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SONA2018: Minority MPs Tape Mouths As Protest

To demonstrate their protest against the Akufo-Addo government, some Minority MPs wore black to parliament and also taped their mouths during the president’s second State of the Nation Address on Thursday, 8 February. Two of such MPs are Ras Mubarak (Kumbungu) and Alhassan Suhuyini (Tamale North). Explaining the rationale behind …

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2018 State of Nation Address – Highlights

ECONOMY I am glad to be able to report that the Economic Management Team, under the stellar leadership of the strong, brilliant economist, Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia, has risen to the challenge, and the hard work is beginning to show positive results. We have reduced taxes, we are bringing down …

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