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NPP mourns “legendary” Appiah Menka

[ad_1] The New Patriotic Party (NPP) has expressed sadness over the demise of party stalwart Appiah Akenten Menka. Appiah Menka died Tuesday, 13 February 2018 at the age of 84. He was a private legal practitioner and served as a Minister of State in the Second Republic. In a statement, …

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Amidu’s firmness good for Ghana – Akwetey

[ad_1] The Executive Director of the Institute of Democratic Governance (IDEG) Dr. Emmanuel Akwetey has commended Special Prosecutor nominee Martin Amidu for his ‘firmness’ at the Appointments Committee on Tuesday. According to Akwetey, the former attorney general exhibited passion towards the state despite the long hours of grilling by the …

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Appiah Menka dies at 84

[ad_1] A former Ashanti regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party Mr. Appiah Akenten Menka has died. Appiah Menka who is a founding father of the NPP died Tuesday, 13 February 2018 at the age of 84. Mr Appiah Menka, a private legal practitioner served as a Minister of State …

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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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I have no presidential ambitions – Amidu

[ad_1] The Special Prosecutor nominee, Martin Amidu has categorically stated he has no presidential ambitions. Answering questions during his vetting at the Appointments Committee of Parliament, Tuesday, the former runningmate of the Late John Evans Atta Mills in the 2000 elections stated that his only interest now is to help …

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Mills didn’t sack me for insubordination – Amidu

[ad_1] The Special Prosecutor nominee, Martin Amidu has clarified that he was not sacked by the late President John Evans Atta Mills for insubordination. Mr. Amidu, who was the Attorney General and Minister for Justice under the erstwhile Atta Mills administration was sacked after he reportedly fell out with the …

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I’ll be sensible, but will deal with looters – Amidu

[ad_1] The special prosecutor nominee Martin Amidu has served notice he will discharge his responsibilities “reasonably” devoid of witch-hunting. Appearing before the Appointment’s Committee of Parliament on Tuesday, February 13, 2018, Mr. Amidu emphasised he will pursue cases in the nation’s interest and will create room for those who are …

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Comment on Mahama sabotaging graft fight a perception – Amidu

[ad_1] The Special Prosecutor nominee, Martin Amidu has said his accusation of former President John Mahama of undermining efforts by the Akufo-Addo administration in fighting corruption in the country was a “perception.” Mr. Amidu in an article titled: “The Missing Link” in the Woyome case, he said “moles planted in …

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I don’t work for awards – Amidu

[ad_1] The special prosecutor nominee Martin Amidu has called on Ghanaians, especially those in public positions, to work selflessly and not for personal aggrandizement. According to him, he has shied away from accepting awards or being in the limelight because he believes public service is all about touching lives and …

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