A private legal practitioner Kissi Agyebeng, who is lawyer for ace investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas, has been appointed as the Chairman of the Electronic Communications Tribunal.
The appointment by President Akufo-Addo was effective July 8, 2019 and has a three-year span.
Mr. Agyebeng’s responsibility is to oversee the affairs and adjudication of appeals at the Tribunal as stipulated in The Electronic Communications Act, 2008 (Act 775).
Mr. Agyebeng is a private legal practitioner who has argued numerous cases before the Superior Courts of Ghana and has also been engaged in several international business transactions.
He is also a lecturer at the University of Ghana School of Law, teaching and researching into criminal law, international humanitarian law, international law and corporate law.
He holds a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) from the University of Ghana and two Master of Laws (LL.M.) from the Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University (Marine and Environmental Law) and Cornell Law School (Corporate Law and Securities Regulation).
Source: Daily Mail GH