Anti-Corruption crusader and Former Member of Parliament (MP) for Asikuma Odoben Brokwa, P.C Appiah Ofori believes the former Attorney General and Minister of Justice under the Mills’ administration, Martin B.K Amidu is the right person for the job.“Martin is the one who can handle the job for the Special Prosecutor. I wrote to the President telling him why Mr. Amidu should be chosen and I am happy he has”, he revealed.
The Former lawmaker observed that the man has shown over the years that he can fight corruption regardless of which party is in government and which individual is involved.
He cited his personal legal actions against people perceived to have stolen from the state with his personal resources and his professional competence as some of the reasons why Mr. Amidu should be the one.
P.C Appiah Ofori also commended the President for his fight against corruption so far indicating that he appears to be on track.
Mr. Amidu was widely commended and celebrated for his fight against corruption, when he single-handedly pursued known NDC businessman Alfred Woyome to the Supreme Court and secured a ruling for the retrieval of the Ghc51million judgement debt paid to him by the state under the NDC administration.