Betty Mould Iddrisu, a former attorney general, reprimanded Attorney General Godfred Dame for reacting disrespectfully to former president John Dramani Mahama's criticisms of the judiciary. She called Dame's remarks at the most recent Bar Conference in Ho regrettable, undemocratic, and a betrayal of Ghanaians' demands for justice from the judicial branch of the government.
Former President John Dramani Mahama has granted an interview to TV3 and shared his sentiment on a litany of issues ranging from the Judges of the various courts, illegal mining, the presidency, and ex-gratia. Alfred Ocansey, the journalist who hosted the former leader on the program "GHANA TONIGHT," truly lived up to his responsibility by asking relevant questions.
The popularly known USA-based Ghanaian broadcast journalist has recently done the unexpected after he boldly came out to expose the incumbent President, Nana Akufo Addo over the ‘galamsey queen’, Aisha Huang’s case brouhaha. Not long ago, the Attorney General issued four new charges against Aisha Huang which undoubtedly came as a huge surprise to most Ghanaians as individuals never expected such an act from the Akufo Addo government.
Political Science lecturer at the University of Ghana has sent a simple message to the Ghana Bar Association. It can be recalled that last week in an address to the GBA at their annual conference, Godfred Dame chastised former President, John Mahama for certain comments he made against the Judiciary.
The recent circulating news that has undoubtedly raised massive stir, debates, and arguments across all social media platforms was when another popularly known NDC member made another unexpected allegation against the incumbent President, Akufo Addo’s administration. Speaking on the most anticipated “Ekosisem” show with host, Omanhene, the renowned member of parliament on the ticket of the largest opposition party (NDC), Felix Ofosu Kwakye took it upon himself to express massive disappointment about Godfred Dame’s recent claims about the former President, John Mahama.
The Chief Justice has been in the headlines for some weeks now basically because of his directives to the courts that senior lawyers must be heard first. Today, the Attorney General has also sent a word of advice to the Chief Justice, Kwesi Anin Yeboah. Speaking at a recent conference, the Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Godfred Dame, stated boldly that the time has come for the Supreme Court to reduce its heavy load.
Godfred Dame, the Attorney General today, Monday, September 12, 2022 hit hard at John Mahama for certain comments he made at the Judiciary. John Mahama has been making various comments regarding Judiciary under Justice Anin Yeboah and the supposed bad governance under President Akufo-Addo. He cited a number of unanimous decisions of the Judiciary and said they are compromised.
The national communications officer for the National Democratic Congress, Sammy Gyamfi has reacted to Godfred Dame's recent message to John Dramani Mahama. It all started when John Mahama made it clear during NDC Lawyers Conference on August 28 that it will take a new Chief Justice to repair the ‘broken image’ of the Judiciary.
The Member of Parliament for the North Tongu Constituency, Honorable Samuel Okudzato Ablakwa has presented an intelligence analysis about the posturing and behavior of the Lawyer of the State, Godfred Dame, to Ghanaians. This was in reaction to the statements or press briefings that Godfred Dame had with the press after the Supreme Court unanimously gave their rulings against the injunction application by the Minority.
The Attorney General , Godfred Dame has filed fresh charges against the Chinese galamsey Kingpin, Aisha Huang. Aisha was re-arrested last week for sneaking back to Ghana and engaging in illegal mining activities. In a Document dated 16th September 2022, and made available by AG, four different counts have been tagged with Aisha Huang.
One of the interesting court tussles has bothered on the eligibility of James Quayson Gyakye to have contested in the December 2020 elections. The MP has come under so much criticism and has been told to stay away from performing his duties as an MP. In a 5-2 decision, the Supreme Court barred the Assin North MP to stay away from duties that come with his role as an MP.
Godfred Dame, the Attorney General today, Monday, September 12, 2022 hit hard at John Mahama for certain comments he made at the Judiciary. John Mahama has been making various comments regarding the IMF’s decision to assist Ghana, Judiciary under Justice Anin Yeboah and the supposed bad governance under President Akufo-Addo.
Paul Adom Otchere speaks about the currenr issues between Honorable Samuel Okudzato Ablakwa and the Attorney General Godfred Yeboah Dame. It was disclosed by Paul Adom Otchere that, the Attorney General Godfred Yeboah Dame is ready to sue Honorable Okudzato Ablakwa for defamation of character with regards to issues concerning the National Cathedral.
The Member of Parliament for North Tongu Constituency Honaroble Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has lamented on what he believes to be perversion of justice under the NPP government. He has asserted that, they can't allow the triumph of justice perversion. In a post shared on his official Facebook page on Thursday, 5th May 2022, he wrote;
I Dare Godfred Dame To Sue Me; Some People Will Go To Jail By The Time We're Done - Okudzeto Ablakwa
The member of Parliament for North Tongu constituency, Honorable Okudzeto Ablakwa has sent a bold message to the Minister of Justice, Godfred Odame, who doubles as the Attorney General. Speaking on Good Morning Ghana show on Metro TV this morning, Okudzeto Ablakwa clearly revealed that people will surely go to jail when he is done with his exposé.
This is real 'man pass man' heat, as a Lawyer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), strongly react against the recent comment, by the Attorney General and Minister for Justice, Mr. Godfred Deborah Dame; and declaring him dangerous to the country's democracy.
The Attorney General, Mr Godfred Yeboah Dame in a statement released today, Wednesday, June 22nd, has reacted to some allegations made by the Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Honorable Okudzeto Ablakwa with regards to the National Cathedral. According to Mr Dame, the allegation by Okudzeto Ablakwa that he, the Attorney General, who was then the Deputy Attorney General was registered as the Secretary of the National Cathedral and was at the same period serving on the board of the Public Procurement Authority (PPA) which approved the irregular sole sourcing of Adjayes contract is false.
An important committee of Parliament, the Public Account Committee, has announced that more than 100 schools (government-funded schools) and assemblies have been listed by the Attorney general and Minister of Justice, Godfred Dame, for prosecution. According to the committee, these schools have been discovered to have engaged in funds misappropriation and other crimes based on the 2018 Auditor General's report.
The Member of Parliament for the North Tongu constituency, Honorable Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, in a recent post accused the Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Godfred Yeboah Dame, of been involved in a clear case of conflict of interest. He alleged that during the incorporation of the National Cathedral in 2019, Godfred Dame who was the then Deputy Attorney General, was also Secretary, hence conflict of interest.
The Attorney General, Godfred Yeboah Dame has censured the act of certain legal counselors who assault the courts and judges via online entertainment when decisions don't go in support of themselves particularly with the high profile political cases. He needs attorneys who take part in such practices rebuffed for their lead.