Independent presidential aspirant in the 2020 elections, Kofi Koranteng says the fight from corruption is at the heart of his campaign.
According to him, the canker has expense the state so a great deal as the shift will assist salvage the country’s fortunes in the potential.
He was talking at the ‘Minority Political Get-togethers and Impartial Candidates Election Debate’ organised by JoyNews and the IMANI Centre for Plan and Instruction.
The celebration scrutinised the policies and dedication of the candidates location aside the governing New Patriotic Occasion (NPP) and biggest opposition celebration the, Countrywide Democratic Congress (NDC).
Addressing the accumulating at the College Professional Research, Accra (UPSA) auditorium, Mr Koranteng discussed that the creation of an Business of Supervisory Jurisdiction will facilitate the adjudication of corruption-similar conditions in a dispassionate way.
“We’re going to have an office environment established up identified as the Business of Supervisory Jurisdiction functioning in tandem with the director of community prosecutions on a zero-tolerance solution to corruption. So you drop out of line, you are out of listed here.”
He reported the Business of the Specific Prosecutor as it stands is not as biting as it should really be for which reason the Director of General public Prosecutions underneath his observe will be exclusively targeted on dealing substantially with circumstances involving general public officials engaged in prison functions.
“We never have a toothless vegetarian Distinctive Prosecutor who the NDC and NPP spend funds on but does not do just about anything.
“We are going to have a Director of Community Prosecution who just prosecutes anything at all which is felony, it does not go anywhere else,” he additional.
The Presidential aspirant explained the latest system would make area for the appointment of unqualified officers who take undue gain of the weak frameworks.
He emphasised that if supplied the nod in the approaching polls, he will also institute a Community Service’s Fee to aid the range of qualified experts for roles into the federal government architecture.