The presiding member of Atwima Nwabiagya district and also the Assembly man for Achiase in the Ashanti region, Honorable Isaac Ohemeng Prempah in an interview with Openghana.com has indicated that the appointment of the formal Attorney general of the opposite party, NDC, Mr. Martin Amidu as Ghana’s first Special Prosecutor is the greatest choice for the country.
He therefore applauded His Excellency Nana Addo Danquah Akuffo Addo for making such a good decision and also the party leadership for their co-operation on the appointment.
According to him NPP equally have many qualified lawyers who could have taken that position, but for fairness sake and Nana Addo’s vision of All Including government he went out of his party to appoint Martin Ahmidu as special prosecutor.
Fighting of corruption has become a national headache since Ghana gain independence, and the competency of Martin Amidu a man who left his position just to fight corruption even in his own government which is NDC is best choice for Ghana, he added
Continuing his statement, he said nation development and fighting of corruption differ from party colors and if Ghanaians where to have leaders like Martin Ahmidu who is ready to help fight corruption in the country, we wouldn’t have been going out to other countries for loans and help to develop our country.
He further stated that, the appointment of Martin Amidu is not to destroy or damage the New patriotic party (N.P.P) as people are lamenting.
Finally, he assured Ghanaians not to harbor any fear and panic of the appointment of Martin Amidu as the special prosecutor, and especially people who are linking appointment to witch – hunting.
Kyei Baffour Ellen.