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Madina MP Sosu, urges ECOWAS to press Akufo-Addo for anti-witchcraft bill assent

Member of Parliament for Madina, Francis-Xavier Sosu has taken proactive steps by petitioning several prominent organizations, including the Economic Community of West...

Parliament must sue Akufo-Addo over Witchcraft Bill – Sam George

The Member of Parliament for Ningo-Prampram, Samuel Nartey George, has suggested that the House drags President Akufo-Addo to court for refusing to...

Akufo-Addo’s refusal to assent to Witchcraft Bill breach of Constitution – Minority

The Minority in Parliament is accusing President Akufo-Addo of breaching the constitution by his failure to assent to the amendment to the...

CHRAJ Commissioner calls on Akufo-Addo to sign Witchcraft Bill into law

The Commissioner of the Commission for Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ), Joseph Whittal, is entreating President Akufo-Addo...

Anti-witchcraft Bill to undergo pre-stakeholders engagement

A pre-stakeholder engagement on an Anti-Witchcraft Bill has begun in Accra as part of efforts to build support for the passage of...

Akufo-Addo urged to do the needful and assent to anti-witchcraft bill

Commissioner of the Commission of Human Rights and Administrative Justice, Justice Joseph Akanjolenur Whittal, has called on President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo...

Parliament considers suing Akufo-Addo over non-signing of Witchcraft, Armed Forces bills

The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, has revealed the House's intention to seek legal clarification regarding President Akufo-Addo's refusal to sign certain...

Determination of unconstitutionality of Witchcraft, Armed Forces bills sole purview of Supreme Court –...

The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin insists that President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo cannot determine the constitutionality of the Criminal Offences Amendment...

Let’s impeach Akufo-Addo for not assenting to ‘Witchcraft Bill’ – Mahama Ayariga

Member of Parliament (MP) for Bawku Central, Mahama Ayariga, has accused President Akufo-Addo of violating the 1992 Constitution by refusing to assent...

Lawyer takes on Akufo-Addo over Witchcraft, Armed Forces Bills

Private legal practitioner Kweku Paintsil says he is disappointment in President Akufo-Addo over his refusal to assent to the anti-witchcraft and Armed...

Why Bagbin disagrees with Akufo-Addo’s position on Witchcraft, Armed Forces Bills

The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, strongly opposes President Akufo-Addo's decision not to assent to the Criminal Offences Amendment Bill and Ghana...

Francis Sosu’s next line on Witchcraft Bill

The lead sponsor of the Criminal Offences (Amendment) Bill, 2023, Francis Xavier Sosu, has hinted he may go to court to get...

Akufo-Addo on why he cannot sign Witchcraft, other Bills due to constitutional issues

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has explained to Parliament that, even though the contents of the Criminal Offences (Amendment) Bill, 2022, (Witchcraft...

Bagbin to visit Akufo-Addo over witchcraft Bill

Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin has announced plans to visit President Akufo-Addo over the delay in assenting to the Criminal Offences (Amendment) (No.2) Bill,...

Presidency reacts to claims of delaying assent to Witchcraft Bill

The Office of the President has refuted claims that President Akufo-Addo has declined to assent to the Criminal Offences (Amendment) (No.2) Bill,...

Group calls for passage of Anti-witchcraft Bill

Three youth groups have called on the government and other relevant stakeholders to facilitate the passage of the Anti-witchcraft Bill into law...

Presidency deliberately shutting down opportunity of Private Member Bills – Dr Srem-Sai

A law lecturer at the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA) Law School, has accused President Akufo-Addo of deliberately obstructing...

Your reason doesn’t hold water – Bagbin to Akufo-Addo on reluctance to sign certain...

Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin is still unenthused by President Akufo-Addo's reluctance to give his assent to three Bills passed by Parliament....

Majority Leader urges Parliament to pass Property Rights of Spouses Bill

Majority Leader, Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu is urging Parliament to pass the Property Rights of Spouses Bill. This proposed law aims to...

Tension in Sagban over death of woman accused of witchcraft

There are reports of tension in the Sagban community in the Yonyoo District of the North East region over the death of...

Woman, 85, accused of witchcraft battling for life

An 85-year-old woman, Maame Abena Kyere is currently fighting for her life at the Ajumako District Hospital in the Central region after...

60-year-old woman shot dead over witchcraft accusation

A 60-year-old woman, Musah Azaratu Poanaa, has been shot dead by two young men in Janga, in the West Mamprusi Municipality for allegedly trying to...
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Bill to remove sanitary pad tax introduced

A Private Member’s Bill proposing an amendment to remove the 15 per cent Value Added Tax (VAT) on menstrual hygiene products...

Woman accused of witchcraft beaten to death in North East Region

A 60-year-old woman, Konjit Duut, has been beaten to death after she was accused of being a witch at Bunbuna in the...

Pastors; beware of the Anti-witchcraft Law

I heard the news a while ago that the Parliament of Ghana has passed a law which prohibits a person from accusing...
MP for Ningo Prampram, Sam George

Stop looking for a witchcraft mate – Sam George fires govt over E-levy

The Ningo-Prampram Member of Parliament, Samuel Nartey George, has fought off claims the National Democratic Congress (NDC) had the intention of introducing...

Sosu, 2 other MPs introduce Private Members’ Bill to ban ‘witch doctors’

Three Members of Parliament (MP) have introduced a Private Members’ Bill to amend the Criminal and Other Offences Act 1960 (Act 29)...

Agenda 111 to exorcise NDC’s ‘witchcraft’ – NPP Chairman

Constituency Chairman for the New Patriotic Party (NPP) at New Juaben North, Kwadwo Boateng Agyemang, has fired a salvo at the opposition...

Parliament to pass bill to create database for cows, goats

Nigeria's Senate is considering a bill that will create a database for cows and goats. The bill for...

Mahama hints on readiness of office of First lady

The flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress, John Dramani Mahama has indicated the preparedness of the office of the First lady if...
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Bagbin’s attack on Akufo-Addo unfortunate – Majority Leader [Video]

https://youtu.be/ADzYMY8BdT4 Majority Leader, Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu has said the Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin's reaction to President Akufo-Addo's...

You’ll be locked out of the Chamber if… – Speaker warns MPs

Speaker, Alban Bagbin, has cautioned Members of Parliament(MPs) against coming for sittings late. The Speaker has warned any...

Gender Minister condemns killing of 60-year-old woman in Yunyoo District

The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection has announced it would soon begin a campaign to sensitize and create awareness in...

An overview of the first meeting of the Fourth Session of 8th Parliament

The first meeting of the fourth session of the eighth Parliament of the Fourth Republic of Ghana was a significant period in...

Elevating knowledge about Africa in int’l business: KNUST’s Prof. Nathaniel Boso’s legacy

Nathaniel Boso (PhD) is an international marketing and Strategy professor and O.R. Tambo Africa Research Chair at the Department of Marketing and Corporate...

Elevating Knowledge about Africa in International Business: KNUST’s Prof. Nathaniel Boso’s legacy

Nathaniel Boso (PhD) is an international marketing and Strategy professor and O.R. Tambo Africa Research Chair at the Department of Marketing and...

Breaking the chains of NTDs in Sekyere East

The lush green fields of some communities in Sekyere East District of the Ashanti region, once brimming with life, are now abandoned...

SONA 2024: Minority ends boycott after Mahama intervenes

The Minority caucus in Parliament has ceased their boycott of the President's State of the Nation's Address (SONA) after the flagbearer of...

Political stories that made headlines in 2023

Ghana’s political landscape was characterized by several events and issues in 2023. There was a lot of drama in...
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