President Akuffo-Addo accept Kissi Agyebeng’s nomination as the Special Prosecutor

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The President has subsequently forwarded a letter to the Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, dated April 29, 2021, seeking parliamentary approval.

President Akuffo-Addo also sent a letter to the Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, for the approval of Mr Agyebeng’s appointment. This was announced in a statement signed by the Director of Communications at the Presidency, Eugene Arhin.

Mr Agyebeng was called to the Bar in October 2003. He holds a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree from the University of Ghana and Master of Laws (LLM) degree from Dalhouse University and Cornell Law School.

He is a law lecturer at the Faculty of Law of the University of Ghana and engaged in private law practice.

President Akufo-Addo has expressed hope Parliament will expedite Mr Agyebeng’s confirmation process for him to resume work without delay.

Mr Yeboah, among other things, expressed optimism that Mr Agyebeng was up to the task. Mr Agyebeng, until his appointment, was the Chairman of the Electronic Communications Tribunal.When approved by Parliament, Mr Agyebeng will replace Mr Martin Alamisi Burns Kaiser Amidu, who resigned on November 15, 2020.


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