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EOCO boss suspended over corruption comment

General News of Monday, 5 November 2018Source: Starrfmonline.comEOCO boss suspended over corruption commentThe action comes after Mr. Dzeny advised government to have political will to prosecute their ownThe Economic and Organized Crime Office (EOCO), has suspended its Eastern Regional Director, Fred Dzeny after he asked government to have the political will to prosecute their own when mentioned for corruption before prosecuting others. The Eastern regional Boss of EOCO also appealed to Government to resource the anti-corruption institutions to be able to execute their mandates satisfactorily. He bemoaned the Challenges facing EOCO adding that it is inhibiting it to the fight against corruption. But a statement by EOCO says the conduct by Mr. Dzeny is “against the ethical and professional standards of the Office. He has therefore been suspended and the matter referred to the appropriate unit for investigation.

Source: GhanaWeb November 05, 2018 16:41 UTC