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Appointments Committee approves Amidu – Starr Fm

[ad_1] The Appointments Committee of Parliament has unanimously approved the nomination of Martin Amidu as Special Prosecutor, Starr News has learnt. The approval, according to credible sources, was made hours after the almost nine-hour grilling of the former attorney general. According to parliamentary practice, the plenary of the House will …

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Woyome’s oral exmanation resumes today

[ad_1] Alfred Agbesi Woyome Oral examination of embattled businessman, Alfred Woyome, is expected to resume at the Supreme Court today Monday, October 2, 2017. State Attorneys led by the Deputy Attorney General, Godfred Dame, before the end of the last legal year begun an enquiry into how Mr.  Woyome may …

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AG can retrieve looted Gh¢5bn – Occupy Ghana – Starr Fm

[ad_1] A member of pressure group, Occupy Ghana, Sydney Casely-Hayford, has said the auditor general can retrieve more than five billion cedis from State misappropriated funds. “At one point, when we estimated it, there is possible another 4 to 5 billion cedis that we should be able to put …

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Leave AG alone – Ace Ankomah – Starr Fm

[ad_1] Respected lawyer Ace Anan Ankomah has waded into the controversy surrounding the discharge of the eight Delta Force members, saying there is nothing the attorney general can do in the matter under the circumstances. According to him, until the Police is able to find evidence of guilt against …

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Premature to pass judgement – Short – Starr Fm

[ad_1] Former Commissioner for the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ), Justice Emile Short, has called for calm in the wake of the discharge of the eight members of the dreaded group – Delta force- by a Kumasi Circuit Court Wednesday. The news of the release of …

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Minority threatens legal action over Special Prosecutor’s office

[ad_1] The Minority in Parliament have hinted they will challenge the decision by the government to create a special prosecutor’s office. According to the minority, the move will be a breach of  Ghana’s constitution. The Akufo-Addo-led administration promised the creation of a special prosecutor’s office during the 2016 elections. …

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Independent Prosecutor will deal with corruption – Akuffo

[ad_1] The Attorney General and Minister of Justice-designate, Gloria Akuffo has stated that the Independent Prosecutor’s office to be set up by the President will deal specifically with corruption. “Corruption has become a worrisome problem… and has become a developmental issue. There have been a lot of calls for …

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