Akufo Addo orders the IGP to provide Martin Amidu with 24-hour protection
Following his revelation on Citi FM that he has being receiving dead threats after exiting the office of the Special Prosecutor, Nana Addo has ordered the Inspector General of Police (IGP), James Oppong Boanuh to instantly provide Martin Amidu with 24-hour police protection.
This order form Nana Addo was first made known to the general public by Eugene Arhin who is the Director of Communication at the Presidency.
In a post he shared on his Facebook page with critical concerns about the immediate-past Special Prosecutor’s security and safety, he wrote;
The attention of the Office of the President has been drawn to claims by Mr. Martin Amidu the former Special Prosecutor, of threats made against his life since his resignation from office. The President has, thus, directed the Inspector General of Police to provide Mr Amidu immediately with 24-hour police protection
The former Special Prosecutor is also encouraged to assist the police with details of persons who have made these threats against his life, so that they can be dealt with in accordance with the laws of the country
Granting an interview with Accra-based Citi FM, Martin Amidu asserted with crucial disturbance that that there have been some threats on his life since he resigned as the Special Prosecutor after he conducted a corruption and anti-corruption risk assessment report on the controversial Agyapa Royalties deal.