General News of Friday, 12 January 2018


Special Prosecutor: Akufo-Addo is a ‘wise man’ - Franklin Cudjoe

Franklin Cudjoe has described President Akufo-Addo as a 'wise man' following his appointment of Martin Amidu, as Ghana's special prosecutor.

But he has asked that Mr Amidu should be given 'unfettered access to information'

Martin Amidu, a former Attorney General in the National Democratic Congress [NDC] administration, was named as the Special Prosecutor by the President today, Thursday, January 11, 2018.

He is expected to be vetted and approved by Parliament in the coming days.

In a post written on his facebook page, the President of policy think tank, IMANI Ghana said: "Martin Amidu! Mr. President, you are wise man. Now give Amidu unfettered access to information to go after everyone, including your own".