July 18, 2018

Minister of Health Kwaku Agyeman Manu has told Parliament his Ministry has no plans to bring amendment to the coroners Act, 1960 (Act 18).

According to the Minister his Ministry was the promoter of Act 18 and its implementation.

He further added that on the matter of related to people’s faith which require that love ones be buried within twenty-four hours after death, the most appropriate authority to interrogate is Chieftancy and Religious Affairs Minister.

Mr. Kwaku Agyeman Manu further pointed out that, with the prompt of the question his Ministry would refer the matter to the AG’s Department whiles his Ministry collaborate for further interrogation.

“Alternatively, Mr. Speaker, this question could be re-directed to the AG’s department for a holistic approach. “

By: Kwaku Sakyi-Danso/ghanamps.com