- Dr. Ekwow Spio-Garbrah stated that corruption in the current administration is worse than that of the late Mills and John Mahama
- He added that an NPP member informed him one has to pay $25,000 in order to meet with president Akufo-Addo
- He nevertheless said that corruption is present in almost all administrations all over the world
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Dr. Ekwow Spio-Garbrah has labelled the rate of corruption in the present government as the worst in recent times.
The Ghanaian diplomat and politician claims that the level of corruption today cannot be compared to that of the previous administrations.
In a report by www.mynewsgh.com, he stated that it is rumoured one has to pay $25,000 in order to meet with president Akufo-Addo.
He further revealed that this piece of information came from a member of the New Patriotic Party (NPP).
Dr. Spio-Garbrah made the statement during an interview with Paul Adom Otchere, the host of the Good Evening Ghana show on Metro TV.
“If hundred people visit the President each day and all ask to pay $25.000 it will get to GH¢ 51 million”, he deduced.
He however stated that corruption is prevalent in almost all governments all over the world.
The top politician went on to say that he would do a better job of eliminating corruption if he becomes president in 2020.
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