Plot to remove IGP: Dampare might be invited, according to Atta Akyea.The IGP may be invited, according to Samuel Atta Akyea, the chairman of the committee charged with looking into the audio that was allegedly leaked detailing a plot to depose the Inspector General of Police (IGP) in Ghana.
He claims that because the evidence being offered is still evolving, the IGP will need to be invited.0
He thinks the IGP’s presence will prevent their conclusions from coming off as biased.
After the hearing on Friday, September 1, 2023, he told journalists, “It’s a likelihood, and it has everything to do with how the evidence is developing. Therefore, it is likely that the information we should present to Parliament should be accurate. It shouldn’t be biased, therefore it’s possible.
An investigation into the leaked audio that featured some important people calling for the removal of Inspector General of Police (IGP) Dr. George Akuffo Dampare is currently being conducted by a seven-member parliamentary committee.
They include Superintendent (Retired) and Ms. Ophelia Mensah, the Member of Parliament (MP) for Mfantsiman Constituency who left the police force in 2020 to work as a Chief Inspector with the Interpol Unit. The committee’s trained officers include Peter Lanchene Toobu, a former executive secretary to Inspector General of Police David Asante Apeatu and current Member of Parliament (MP) for Wa West.
Plot to remove IGP: Dampare might be invited, according to Atta Akyea