- Ibrahim Mahama says he will welcome any kind of investigation from the Special Prosecutor's office
- The mining magnate believes his companies did not engage in any 'corrupt deals' during his brother's regime
The younger brother of former National Democratic Congress (NDC), leader, Ibrahim Mahama, has disclosed that he has no fear of being prosecuted by the Special Prosecutor, Martin Amidu.
According to theEngineers and Planners boss, he did not engage himself in any fraudulent activity under his brother’s regime, therefore he will welcome any investigations from the Special Prosecutor's office.
The accomplished businessman speaking to graduate students of the University of Ghana recently on entrepreneurship, rubbished suggestions that his brother’s presidency contributed to his success in businesses.
The business tycoon in his delivery advised the UG students to keep their focus and work hard instead of relying on politicians.
Mr Mahama, who owns a number Ghanaian companies, revealed that had earned his wealth long before his brother, John Mahama first contested an election to become a Member of Parliament in 1996.
“I want to set the record straight that I was who I was; I was successful. That’s why I can chop my money without looking back and thinking that Amidu is coming to call me. And that is the confidence I do have,” he said.
The mining magnate in his submission insisted that, “I don’t go anyplace fearing my shadow, running away from my shadow. When I started business John Mahama hadn’t even picked up his forms to become MP.”
In a bid to show his support for young graduates, Ibrahim Mahama announced $2,000 startup fund for 20 university graduates at the event with viable business ideas.
“There are a lot of very successful businessmen who should listen to the youth. What the youth are looking is $2000 or $3000. Let’s be able to do what others did for the likes of us that helped us to start our businesses. The business has grown beyond me so much so that even when I am not there, the business will stand on its feet,” he told the students.
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