Home Search

constitution - search results

If you're not happy with the results, please do another search

Kpemka’s appointment as Deputy BOST MD unconstitutional – Kwabena Donkor

Former Power Minister Dr Kwabena Donkor has described the appointment of Joseph Dindiok Kpemka as Deputy Managing Director of Bulk Oil Storage and Transportation...

Chief Justice’s panel in Opuni’s appeal aligns with 1992 Constitution, says AG

The Office of the Attorney-General and Ministry of Justice has rebutted recent reports that the Chief Justice breached the Constitution by forming a panel...

NDC will continue to uphold Ghana’s Constitution – Joyce Bawah Mogtari

Joyce Bawah Mogtari, Special Aide to former President John Dramani Mahama, has reaffirmed the National Democratic Congress's (NDC) commitment to uphold the principles of...
Supreme Court

Decision to pay presidential spouses unconstitutional – Supreme Court

The Supreme Court has declared as unconstitutional the decision by Parliament for the wives of the President and Vice President to receive...

NCCE launches 2024 Annual Constitution Week in Kumasi

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE), has launched the 2024 Constitution Week in Kumasi with a call on Ghanaians to embrace...
Faure Gnassingbe

Togo approves constitutional reform changing how President is elected

Lawmakers in Togo have approved changes to the constitution linked to presidential term limits and how presidents are elected, which some opposition...

Togo postpones elections after new constitution row

Togo has delayed parliamentary and regional elections amid tensions following controversial constitutional reform. The reform approved by lawmakers last...

NCCE condemns Ga priest’s marriage to 12-year-old child, says its unconstitutional

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has expressed shock over the recent marriage between Gborbu Wulormo-Shitse, Nuumo Borketey Laweh Tsuru XXXIII,...

Anti-LGBTQ+ Bill: Uphold the constitution you swore to protect – Akufo-Addo told

The Secretary General of the Catholic Bishops Conference, Reverend Father Clement Kwasi Adjei, has asked President Akufo-Addo to reconsider his decision not...

African states must respect constitutional rule – Akufo-Addo

The African Union (AU) member states should strive to uphold their respective national constitutions, President Akufo-Addo has advised. The...

AU urged to prevent ECOWAS withdrawals amid rising unconstitutional changes of govt

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has urged the African Union to work closely with the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)...
Haruna Iddrisu

Haruna Iddrisu takes on Bagbin over reconstitution of Parliamentary Service Board

The former Minority Leader in Parliament, Haruna Iddrisu, has accused Speaker, Alban Bagbin of violating the Constitution for re-composing of the Parliamentary...

Between reforms and the status quo under an IMF program: Ghana’s constitutional and political...

Amid speculations that surrounded the silence of the presidency on the Proper Human Sexual Rights and Family Values Bill unanimously passed in...

France makes abortion a constitutional right

France has become the first country in the world to explicitly include the right to abortion in its constitution.

Anti-LGBTQ Bill: Parliament did not go against the Constitution – Sam George

Member of Parliament for Ningo-Prampram, Sam George, says no part of the Proper Human Sexual Rights and Ghanaian Family Values Bill (Anti-LGBTQ...

Anti-LGBTQ+ Bill is flawed and unconstitutional – Prof Audrey Gadzekpo

The Chairperson of the Center for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana), Professor Audrey Gadzekpo, has criticised the passage of the Proper Human Sexual Rights...

French Senate backs enshrining right to abortion in constitution

France's upper house of parliament, the Senate, has voted overwhelmingly to enshrine women's right to abortion in the constitution.

We’re suffocating under this constitution – Martin Kpebu on Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu’s resignation

Lawyer, Martin Kpebu has called for a thorough review of the 1992 Constitution. He argued that, the Constitution in...

There must be constitutional amendment to avoid election runoffs – Ayariga

https://youtu.be/QYqwWKrstK8 Founder of the All People's Congress (APC), Hassan Ayariga says the Electoral Commission(EC) does not need...

ECOWAS says it is implementing reforms to address unconstitutional changes of governments

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) says that it is taking several steps to address the growing trend of unconstitutional...

Akufo-Addo’s neglect of Western North in ministerial reshuffle unconstitutional – Samson Ahi

The Member of Parliament for Bodi, Sampson Ahi, has accused President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, of violating constitutional provisions mandating regional balance...

Bawumia commits to constitutional review of ex-gratia, dual citizenship, and powers of the President

The Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has emphasized that if given the mandate as Ghana’s next president, he will commit to a...

EC proceeds with constitutional processes that allow elections to be held in November

The Electoral Commission (EC) has clarified that over 50 percent of political parties have approved their proposal to hold this year’s presidential...

Bator chief urges Mahama to amend Constitution if he wins power

The Paramount chief of Bator has urged former President John Mahama to modify some provisions of the constitution if he wins power.

Survival of 1992 Constitution hinges on its holistic review – Majority Leader 

The Majority Leader and Leader of Government Business in Parliament, Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu, has reiterated that the survival of the 1992 Republican Constitution...

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...

Controller and Accountant General in breach of constitution; he must resign – Martin Kpebu

Private legal practitioner, Martin Kpebu, has added his voice to the calls by the Minority in Parliament for the Controller and Accountant...
Togbe Afede XIV

Our inability to adjust the Constitution to change is perhaps a failure – Togbe...

Togbe Afede XIV, the Agbogbomefia of Asogli, has called for a review of the nation’s Constitution. He said a...

EC breached the Constitution by canceling indelible ink – Minority

The  Minority in Parliament is asserting that the Electoral Commission (EC) is acting in breach of the 1992 Constitution with its decision...

Shakeup in parliament as Adwoa Safo is made a deputy chair of constitutional and...

There has been a shake up in the leadership of the various committee of Parliament. Dome Kwabenya MP, Sarah...

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...

We can’t blame the Constitution for the failure of intellectuals – Ofosu-Dorte

The Founder and Senior Partner of AB and David Africa, David Ofosu-Dorte says intellectuals in the country cannot attribute their failures 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...
NPP-FLAG LOGO

We are only applying NPP constitution – Deputy General Secretary justifies dismissal of 4...

Deputy General Secretary of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Haruna Mohammed has justified the party’s decision to revoke the membership of four...

Catholic Bishops’ Conference calls for review of Constitution

The President of the Ghana Catholic Bishops’ Conference (GCBC), Most Rev. Matthew K. Gyamfi, has called for a review of the 1992...

Cap ministers at 25, expunge deputies, scrap regional ministers’ office – Constitution Review Consultative...

The Constitution Review Consultative Committee (CRCC) is advocating that a limit be placed on the number of individuals appointed as Ministers in...
Ghana's Supreme Court

Law that bars persons charged with criminal offence from serving as Directors of companies...

The Supreme Court has declared as unconstitutional a provision in the new Company’s Act which bars a person charged with a criminal...
Prof. Ernest. Kofi Abotsi

Framers of 1992 Constitution underestimated the corroding power of partisan politics – Prof. Abotsi

Dean of the School of Law at the University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA), Professor Kofi Abotsi, says the biggest problem facing...

UTAG suggests review of Constitution, cites challenges with democracy

The University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG) has made a clarion call for a thorough review of Ghana's 1992 Constitution, attributing the...

Chieftaincy Ministry dragged before court for ‘unconstitutional conduct’

The Dutor of Anlo, Torgbiga Wenya III, and three other traditional heads have hauled the Ministry of Chieftaincy and Religious Affairs to...
WhatsApp Icon