The Member of Parliament (MP) for Efutu Constituency, Alexander Afenyo-Markin, has criticised Auditor-General, Daniel Domelevo, for speaking publicly on an issue he had already petitioned President Nana Akufo-Addo about, in order to court public sympathy
According to him, Prof. Dua Agyeman, a former Auditor-General, also attempted to interfere with audit processes and took procurement decisions in his absence.
The President has constituted a committee to investigate the matter.
However, at a recent public lecture,
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Reacting to the issue on Saturday, 22 September 2018,
“He has petitioned and the content of the petition is to be investigated and Prof Dua Agyeman has not responded point by point and issue by issue.
“Yet, you take advantage of a lecture to now re-echo the issue to get to the gallery for their support and sympathy? That is bad faith,” Afenyo-Markin noted.
In his view,
Prof Dua Agyeman has dismissed the claims made against him by
The Coalition said it finds “it unfortunate that Professor Dua-Agyeman, a former Auditor General himself, credited with initiating important reforms at the Audit Service that have helped in building the institution to its current level, is the one implicated in this worrying situation”.
The members are, therefore, calling for speedy action to ensure that the AG is allowed to conduct his duties freely without interference from any entity