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Major Mahama murder: 14 suspects to face trial

Source: Graphic.com.gh The Accra Central District Court has committed the 14 people accused of killing Major Maxwell Adam Mahama at Denkyira Obuasi to stand trial for murder at the High court. The accused persons are William Baah, the Assemblyman of Denkyira Obuasi; Bernard Asamoah alias Daddy; Kofi Nyarko aka Abortion; Akwasi Baah; Kwame Tuffour; Joseph Appiah Kubi; Michael Anim and ...

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

Source: peacefmonline.com 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, ...

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Mahama bankrolling Unity Walk in comeback plot – Bagbin bares teeth

Source: Ghana | Myjoyonline.com | Austin Brakopowers The Second Deputy Speaker of Parliament has taken a dead aim at ex-president John Mahama, accusing him of sponsoring a number of events in the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to make a comeback. In his first open attack of the NDC 2016 presidential candidate, Alban Bagbin said any leader worth following will be ...

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Amidu appointment: Akufo-Addo couldn’t have made a better choice – Rawlings

Former President Rawlings has congratulated Martin Amidu on his appointment as the country’s foremost Special Prosecutor at the newly created office of the Independent Prosecutor. Applauding President Akufo-Addo who he said “couldn’t have made a better choice,” Flt Lt Rawlings was hopeful that Parliament would approve the appointment. His comment follows President Akufo-Addo’s nomination of citizen vigilante, Mr Amidu as ...

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Profile: What you didn’t know about Martin Amidu

Source: primenewsghana.com Long before the issue of the fraudulent payment of large sums of money in legal judgement debts by the government to businesses and individuals came to public notice, I had recounted in previous articles elsewhere, how there was one thing former Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Martin Amidu hated with a passion as a child: School. I recounted ...

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Akufo-Addo’s statement on Special Prosecutor announcement

Source: ultimatefmonline.com The Special Prosecutor Act, (Act 959) which became law in Ghana on the 3rd of January 2018 after President Akufo-Addo assented to the Act has received it’s first and most important appointment, THE SPECIAL PROSECUTOR. The Attorney General Gloria Akuffo nominated in a letter to the President dated 11/1/2018 Mr. Martin L. Amidu for the position. The President ...

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Martin Amidu to get Cynthia Lamptey as deputy Special Prosecutor?

Source: Myjoyonline.com Former Director of Public Prosecutions Cynthia Lamptey is likely to be named deputy Special Prosecutor, Myjoyonline.com has learnt. Her likely appointment would see a reunion between Cynthia Lamptey and Martin Amidu who has been appointed Special Prosecutor. She worked with Martin Amidu while he was the Attorney-General during the Mills administration. Cynthia Lamptey has worked at the Attorney-General’s ...

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Profile of Ghana’s first Prosecutor, Martin A.B.K Amidu

Source: Ghana | Myjoyonline.com Martin A. B. K. Amidu is a Ghanaian politician. He was the Attorney-General and Minister for Justice from January 2011 till January 2012. He is the man, who introduced the word ‘gargantuan’, into the lexicon of Ghanaian politics, when he opened the can of worms about the Woyome scandal which was set to be the worst ...

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