Director for Advocacy and Plan Engagement at CDD Ghana, Dr Kojo P. Asante
The Director of Advocacy and Coverage Engagement at the Ghana Heart for Democratic Progress (CDD-Ghana) states that Ghana’s combat versus corruption has failed so much.
Dr Kojo Pumpuni Asante stated corruption in Ghana is very common and is pervasive this kind of that folks have approved it as a way of life.
“People get fatigued by listening to about corruption mainly because they sense helpless in tackling it. For me that is the most unsafe detail because it is an acceptance of a certain sort of society wherever essentially honesty and integrity are unusual. If you are trustworthy and truthful, you are basically at hazard, they feek that you are a threat to those people who want to be dishonest,” he claimed.
According to Dr Asante, tackling corruption goes outside of the two big political parties in the place.
On JoyNews’ Newsfile, he in contrast Afrobarometer researches above the decades on the country’s Corruption Notion Index (CPI).
“In 2014, we have been at one of the highest peaks of corruption that we had noticed. 83% of those people surveys claimed that corruption has enhanced. In 2017, there is a new govt and the agenda of the NPP then the notion decreased to 39%.In 2019, it shoots up to 52%”
“If you appear at the evaluation of government’s efficiency over time, you will start off to see a selected craze,” he advised host, Samson Ayenini.
He observed that govt experienced misplaced the struggle versus corruption including that the nation experienced fallen down below the normal in conditions of its corruption fight.
“There is even now an expectation that it’s possible the upcoming federal government will offer with the obstacle but how lengthy will we participate in this recreation. At some issue, the optimism may disappear.
A person of the main pillars of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s marketing campaign in the 2016 elections was weeding out corruption.
He advised the BBC in an interview that, he will implement institutional reforms backed by exemplary leadership of not getting corruptible.