“Why are you envious of Godfred Dame” Paul Adom-Otchere quizzes Martin Amidu


Paul Adom-Otchere, the host of Good Evening Ghana says the former Special Prosecutor, Martin Alamisi Burnes Kaiser Amidu, is envious of Godfred Yeboah Dame, the Attorney General and Minister of Justice.

Marin Amidu wrote and published about some conversations surrounding “MPs double salary”. In the said article, Mr Amidu described Godfred Dame as an inexperienced Attorney General.

According to him, nobody cares about the reputation of which he claims someone wants to damage it and he [Amidu] description of the Attorney General and Minister of Justice proves his envy towards him.

“You were Attorney General for eleven months when you became Deputy Attorney General, you were 35-years-old [but Godfred Dame has done more Supreme Court successes than you had, Martin Amidu hat’s what the record will tell you, we know your record…is being twenty years at the Bar inexperience? if this is not jealousy, then what is it?” Adom-Otchere asked.

He added, the former Attorney General has had his time to be a political appointee and has resigned, therefore, making some claims in his latest epistle will not add to the development of the country

“Martin Amidu we are not interested in you. We wished you a peaceful retirement, sit at home and relax, don’t bring yourself in because we don’t need you; you have done your worst, you have gone, nobody is interested in you. NDC is not interested in you, NPP is not interested in you, the public in Ghana had nothing to do with you…,” Adom-Otchere said.

“Don’t be envious of young people who are doing things that are going to leave a better legacy than you have done. All the kinds of things you are saying about Godfred Dame

Martin Amidu you shouldn’t be going there; a senior lawyer like you, you shouldn’t be doing that […] why are you envious of the young man? Why, Martian Amidu, what is the problem?

“We’re done with you go away, sleep, relax, just chill and enjoy yourself. Watch DSTV, watch Champions League, watch Manchester United or Chelsea; that’s what you need to do now and don’t try to bring yourself into the public domain”