Breaking News: Government allocates 180 million cedis to Office of Special Prosecutor

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Government has announce the allocation of 180 million Ghana Cedis to the office of the special prosecutor.

Finance Minister, Ken Ofori Attah while delivering the 2019 budget and government economic policy statement in Parliament today, said government considers the office of the special prosecutor as a major priority in the fight against corruption.

He said  ‘’ in line with government’s promise to protect the public purse, His excellency the president remains committed to the fight against corruption. The Special Prosecutors Office which is established under the special prosecutors act 001 2017, Act 959 is one of the highest priorities of government. In this budget, the special prosecutor’s office has been allocated an amount of 180 million cedis from the Government of Ghana with a commitment to provide additional resources during the course of 2019 to enable the special prosecutor to carry out his mandate’’ he said. is informed that the office of the special prosecutor actually requested for some 359 million Ghana cedis for its operations.


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Kennedy Mornah is an Award Winning Ghanaian Journalist with over two decades of experience in the Ghanaian Media landscape spanning the electronic, print and digital media. He is a Media Consultant, a Corporate MC, Radio and TV Host, Founder and Publisher of the Maritime and Transport Digest Newspaper, Businessman, a Go getter and an optimist. He has worked for renowned media organizations including Diamond Fm in Tamale, Luv Fm in Kumasi, Oman Fm in Accra and Starr Fm in Accra In 2017 he received the Reporter of the Year Award at the Ghana Shippers Awards in Accra, Ghana.

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