Prof. Frimpong Boateng arrested by Office of the Special Prosecutor and placed on GHC2 million bail

7th June 2023

Reports from indicate that former Minister of Environment, Science, Technology, and Innovation, Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng, is currently under investigation by the Office of the Special Prosecutor (OSP).

The renowned heart surgeon was invited by the Office several weeks ago to answer questions regarding corruption and corruption-related activities, specifically concerning his report on the dissolved Inter-Ministerial Committee on Illegal Mining (IMCIM).

Following his invitation, Professor Frimpong-Boateng was granted bail in the amount of GH¢2 million after his alleged arrest. The investigation is ongoing, and further details will be provided as they become available.

Updates on the investigation will be provided as more information becomes available.

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