All corruption allegations against my appointees were investigated - Akufo-Addo - News Summed Up

All corruption allegations against my appointees were investigated - Akufo-Addo


General News of Thursday, 8 November 2018Source: Myjoyonline.comAll corruption allegations against my appointees were investigated - Akufo-AddoPresident Nana Akufo-Addo at the Africa Investment ForumPresident Akufo-Addo has said so far, all allegations of corruption leveled against his appointees have been investigated by independent institutions mandated to carry out such investigations. It will be recalled that the allegations against the then Minister for Energy-designate, Boakye Agyarko, at his parliamentary confirmation hearings were subjected to a bi-partisan probe in Parliament, which ended up exonerating him. Again, allegations made against the then CEO of BOST, Alfred Obeng, to those levelled against the two Deputy Chiefs of Staff, and against the then Deputy Minister for Youth and Sports, Pius Enam Hadzide, and the Board Chairman of the National Sports Authority, Kwadwo Baah, were investigated by the Criminal Investigation Department of the Ghana Police. Additionally, claims of extortion against the Trade Minister were investigated by a bi-partisan committee of Parliament, for which Alan Kyerematen was also exonerated. Together with others, President Akufo-Addo indicated that “they have all been investigated, and no evidence has been adduced to suggest mildly the perpetration of any act of corruption.”


Source: GhanaWeb November 08, 2018 15:56 UTC



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