Ghana’s parliament set up 8 member committee

Ghana’s parliament has set up an  8 member committee to investigate allegations of conflict of interest and incompetence against Finance Minister Ken Ofori Atta.
Speaker Alban Bagbin ruled that the committee will also provide Mr Atta and his lawyers an opportunity to respond to the allegations.
The minority in Ghana’s parliament had moved a motion of censure to have the finance minister removed from office.
The committee is expected to present a report to parliament in seven days for a decision to be taken.