He has tapped himself on the again that the NPP-led authorities has realized a good deal in conditions of battling corruption.
In an interview with CNN on Monday, Could 3, 2021, he stated since his governing administration came to electricity, Ghana’s anti-corruption ranking has “long gone up quite a few notches.”
Answering a immediate dilemma posed to him by the host, the President explained “Am I content that we have been productive? I will say certainly. A good deal has been carried out, and it is mirrored in Ghana’s increasing position and rankings of corruption in the globe. We have absent up a number of notches because I arrived into office because we are working with these issues at the standard stage.”
He stated that Ghana’s anti-corruption institutions “had been extremely poorly resourced” just before he assumed business office in 2017.
“We can speak all we like about corruption and make all the fantastic statements but if the instruments at your disposal for working with it are weak and blunt, you will get no final result,” he stated.
Talking on the former Auditor-Typical Daniel Yaw Domelevo who was pressured to go away workplace, the President explained: “There’ a time for retiring which is prescribed by statute, not my creating.”
“If you are 60 several years aged, you are no longer meant to be ready to perform in the general public provider…The Auditor-Standard, like me, must be some of the to start with to recognise the legal guidelines in our place,” he extra.