The Flagbearer of the Ghana Union Movement (GUM), Reverend Christian Kwabena Andrews otherwise called Osofo Kyiri Abosom has provoked all the 12 Presidential Candidates to announce their own benefits going into the 2020 general political race.
As per him since the initiation of the constituent cycle in the fourth republic, each official competitor has been taking cover behind the assertion of individual resources.
Talking on Happy Morning Show, he stated: “Since we started the constituent cycle, nobody has been approached to pronounce their own benefits, they all declined to announce their advantages in an approach the official political race.
I challenge all the official contender to proclaim their own advantages including President Nana Akufo-Addo. I realize they can’t on the grounds that they came to influence to improve themselves.”
Arrangements of Article 286 of the Constitution and Public Office Holders (Declaration of Assets and Disqualification) Act, 1998, (Act 550).
The enactment necessitated that some open officials ought to submit to the Auditor-General a composed revelation, all things considered, or resources claimed by or liabilities owed by him/her whether legitimately or in a roundabout way before getting down to business, toward the finish of at regular intervals and toward the finish of his term of office.
The public officeholders needed to proclaim their advantages and liabilities incorporate the President, Vice President, Speaker of Parliament and the Deputies, Members of Parliament (MPs), Ministers of State and the agents, Chief Justice, Justices of the Superior Court of Judicature, Chairmen of Regional Tribunals, Commissioner for Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) and the delegates, and legal officials including individuals from the provincial councils. Osofo Kyiri Abosom likewise declared that when chosen into power he “will try to diminish the pace of joblessness in the nation.”