The Office of the Special Prosecutor (OSP) has met with officials of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the Department of Justice (DOJ) at their Washington, D.C.
The purpose of the OSP’s visit to the FBI was to
gain insights into their organizational structure,
operations, and best practices, and enhance
collaboration and capacity building.
The Special Prosecutor met with Jason Beachy, the Acting Assistant Director of the International Operations Division at the FBl and a host of unit chiefs.
During the visit to the Department of Justice
(DO)), the OSP was received by Arun G. Rao,
Deputy Assistant Attorney General, and Richard
Goldberg, Deputy Director of the Consumer
Protection Branch (CPB) within the Justice
Department’s Civil Division.
The FBI and the OSP are jointly investigating former sanitation minister Madam Cecilia Abena Dapaah.
Their joint investigation will touch on assets and financial transactions tied to Ms. Dapaah within the US.
This was revealed in a statement by the Special Prosecutor indicating that his outfit “and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) @USEmbassyGhana have initiated concurrent inquiries into the activities of Cecilia Abena Dapaah, the former Minister for Sanitation and Water Resources, and her associates.”
“These investigations primarily focus on examining their assets and financial transactions within the United States of America,” the statement issued on October 11, 2023 said.