‘We have sufficient evidence to prosecute former PPA CEO’ – Special Prosecutor

Special prosecutor
Lawyer Kissi Agyebeng

Story by: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH

The Special Prosecutor (SP), Lawyer Kissi Agyebeng, has reiterated that his office has sufficient evidence to effectively prosecute the former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Public Procurement Authority (PPA), Mr. Adjenim Boateng Adjei.

According to the Special Prosecutor, the office has a strong case that will ensure that Mr. Boateng Adjei and his brother-in-law, Francis Kwaku Arhin are punished for corruption.

“I have my firm conviction that we have every evidence that is needed to see the accused prosecuted on procurement breaches (charges). The accused persons are the former CEO of the PPA and his brother-in-law. Their pleas were taken. The pleaded not guilty, and the Court has given directions as to how the trial will proceed so in a month’s time we’ll be back to comply with the court proceedings,” Lawyer Agyebeng noted.

He stressed that the Office of the Special Prosecutor will continue to do its work to ensure that corruption is reduced to the barest minimum.

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