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Time to chase ‘missing links’ in Woyome judgement debt saga – Baako

Time to chase 'missing links' in Woyome judgement debt saga - Baako 1

Veteran journalist, Abdul Kweku Baako, has charged the state to go after former government officials  who played various roles in the undeserving payment of₵51.2m to a businessman as judgment debt.

The Editor-in-chief of the New Crusading Guide newspaper, called a lack of action of these actors, the “missing link.”

He mentioned former Deputy Attorney-General in 2009 Ebo Barton-Oduro, who insisted at the time, Alfred Agbesi Woyome had a contract wrongfully terminated and was deserving of the payment.

It is a position also held by his former boss, Betty Mould Iddrisu. The deputy Chief of Staff in the Mill-led NDC government also backed the payments as rightful.

But a court in 2014, ruled Woyome was to refund all the monies as the payments were wrong because he had no contract with government when he claimed it was abrogated.

Source : myjoyonline.com

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