The former President of Ghana and founder of the National Democratic Congress, Jerry John Rawlings has congratulated Martin Amidu for his appointment as Ghana’s first Independent Prosecutor.
The Former President who was optimistic that Parliament will approve his appointment said: “the President couldn’t have made a better choice”.
The former President in a statement said: “The president by this appointment has risen above partisanship and recognized a highly principled citizen. Mr. Amidu has proven to be a fearless anti-corruption crusader whose pursuit of truth and justice has won him national admiration. I call on all Ghanaians to offer the appointee the required support and information in pursuit of what will undoubtedly be a challenging role”.
He urged Ghanaians to pray for God’s guidance and strength for Mr. Amidu as he works to restore the wheels of justice.