Martin Amidu approved as Special Prosecutor

Martin Amidu has secured an early approval from Parliament’s Appointments Committee to become Ghana’s first Special Prosecutor. At a crucial meeting held minutes after his nine-hour-long vetting Tuesday, the former Attorney-General received a unanimous endorsement from both Majority and Minority members on the Committee. The decision will be subjected to the approval of the plenary […]

Martin Amidu named Special Prosecutor nominee

Ex-Attorney-General, Martin Lamisi Amidu has been announced as the Special Prosecutor nominee, pending the approval of Parliament. The controversial announcement was made by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Thursday at the Flagstaff House. In line with Section 13(3) of the Office of Special Prosecutor Act, 2018 (Act 663), the president said the Attorney-General nominated […]