Assin Central MP Kennedy Agyapong aka Watchman has dragged ace Journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas to the General Legal Council.
The plain-spoken MP has been on a campaign against Anas insisting that his style of allegedly entrapping people is contrary to the ethics of journalism and law.
“I refer to the above subject matter and respectfully write to lodge a formal complaint in my capacity as citizen of Ghana and a Member of Parliament for Assin Central Constituency against a Lawyer by name, ANAS AREMEYAW ANAS,” Mr Agyapong said in the letter he sent to the General Legal Council.
“Respectfully, on the 27th day of June 2018, The Salis Newspaper in conjunction with NET 2 Television aired a documentary at the premises of NET 2 Television titled WHO WATCHES THE WATCHMAN’‘, the letter said.
In the documentary, Anas Aremeyaw Anas revealed to the Chief State Attorney that the suspects had bought him with $100,000.00, paid $75,000.00 to Mr. Frank Adu Poku, the then CID Director-General and also paid $5,000.00 into the account of the Chief State Attorney in order to taint the evidence and to close the case.
“Respectfully, an inquiry at the Registry of the Criminal Division Court, Accra has confirmed that the case was indeed dismissed for of prosecution.” the letter added.