Wednesday, 23 March 2011
Former director general of GBC might sue over corruption allegations
Ampem-Darko, whose appointment with the state broadcaster was terminated on 15th March, said that the failure to do so would force him to take legal action against the NMC in order to protect his reputation. He told Joy FM that he would not sit by whilst “unsubstantiated allegations of malfeasance and graft” were used to destroy his image.
On 24th November last year, the NMC asked Ampem-Darko to proceed on indefinite leave while a committee investigated allegations of wrongdoing against him. Ampem-Darko claims that he was not informed of the outcome of the investigation prior to his dismissal.
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