The previous Member of Parliament for Tamale Central, Inusah Fuseini, has said that the candidate for the position of Special Prosecutor is quite problematic.
As indicated by Inusah Fuseini, Kissi Agyebeng, who has been assigned to take over from Martin Amidu is excessively youthful. He did, notwithstanding, admit to the fact that Mr. Agyebeng is qualified for the Special Prosecutor position.
The remark by the previous NDC MP follows a declaration by Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Godfred Yeboah Dame that Lawyer Kissi Agyebeng has been named as the Special Prosecutor, subject to the endorsement of Parliament.
In a letter to the Presidency, the Attorney-General, Godfred Dame, said he was fulfilled that
In a letter to the Presidency, the Attorney-General, Godfred Dame, said he was fulfilled that ” Kissi Agyebeng possesses the requisite expertise on corruption and corruption related matters, is of high moral character and proven intergrity and satisfies all other requirements in section (13)(1) and (2) of Act 959”.
Section 13(8) of the Office of the Special Prosecutor Act, 2017 (Act 959) requires the President to appoint a person qualified for appointment as Special Prosecutor to that position, withing
months of the Office of the Special Prosecutor becoming vacant.