Parliament dismisses impeachment moves against Mahama

Parliament dismisses impeachment moves against Mahama

Speaker of parliament, Edward Doe Adjaho, has dismissed the motion filed by the minority which seeks to impeach President Mahama over the Ford Expedition gift saga.

Parliament dismisses impeachment moves against Mahama

Speaker of Parliament, Edward Doe Adjaho

The speaker in his statement charged the minority members of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) to rather pursue the case at the commission for human rights and administrative justice, (CHRAJ) adding that he is "unable to admit this motion".

The dismissed motion by minority members in parliament seeks to find answers to:

A). Whether the President of Ghana, His Excellency John Dramani Mahama received a Ford Expedition Vehicle from a Burkinabe Contractor.

B). Whether the Ford Expedition Vehicle received by the President infringes any law of Ghana.

C). Whether the Ford Expedition Vehicle donated to the President infringes his own code of conduct.

D). Any other matter relevant to the above subject.

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Parliament dismisses impeachment moves against Mahama

President Mahama has revealed to CHRAJ that he is innocent over the Ford Expedition gift saga

President Mahama had earlier admitted receiving the Ford vehicle gift from a Burkinabe contractor,  Djibril Kanazoe which was worth $100,000 -  a development which has seen CHRAJ open an official investigation.

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