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Minority slams Majority caucus for abandoning Parliament for Bawumia campaign

The Member of Parliament for Lower Manya Krobo, Ebenezer Oklitey Teye Larbi, has expressed concerns regarding what he perceives as a lack of dedication...

Parliament finalises draft bill to extend maternity leave and introduce paternity leave

The Parliament has finalised the draft bill for the extension of maternity leave and the introduction of paternity leave. The Labour (Amendment) Bill, 2023, was...

Parliament summons Interior Minister over Wa killings

The Second Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Andrew Asiamah Amoako, has summoned the Interior Minister, Henry Quartey, to appear before the House on Wednesday, June...

Nobody can make Parliament an agent of gov’t under my watch – Bagbin

The Speaker of Ghana's Parliament, Alban Bagbin has firmly stated that Parliament will not be regarded as an agent of the government during his...
Member of Parliament for Tamale Central, Ibrahim Murtala Mohammed

NPP MPs have sadly abandoned Parliament to follow ‘azonto dancing Bawumia’ – Murtala Mohammed

Member of Parliament for Tamale Central, Ibrahim Murtala Mohammed, has criticised the Majority Caucus for their consistent absence from parliamentary sessions since the House...

I thank God we have a hung Parliament – Speaker Bagbin

Speaker of Parliament, Kingsford Alban Sumani Bagbin, has said another hung Parliament could help strengthen Ghana’s parliamentary democracy. Ghana’s 8th Parliament, which for the first...

AG asked for my help to jail Ato Forson and get him off his...

Businessman, Richard Jakpa has made another claim about the Attorney General, Godfred Yeboah Dame's efforts to implicate Dr Cassiel Ato Forson in the ongoing...

Parliament launches Democracy Cup

The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin has launched the Democracy Cup in commemoration of its 30th anniversary. The Democracy Cup will witness a competition between...

Ambulance case: Ahiagbah criticises Minority’s boycott of Parliament

The Director of Communications for the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Richard Ahiagbah, has criticised the Minority in Parliament for supporting their leader, Dr. Cassiel...

Minority to boycott Parliament over Ato Forson’s court appearance

Parliament may have to open proceedings with just half of the House present due to a decision made by the Minority today. As the House...

Ketu North NPP Parliamentary candidate extends electricity to 4 communities

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) Parliamentary candidate for Ketu North, Enoch Amegbletor has facilitated the extension of electricity supply to four remote communities in...

Free SHS Bill to be presented to Parliament

The government is set to introduce the Free Senior High School (SHS) Bill to Parliament to formalize the policy and ensure its long-term sustainability. This...

Parliament resumes amidst controversy over anti-Gay Bill and urgent government business

Parliament will resume today, Tuesday, June 11, for the second meeting of the Fourth Session. The House was abruptly adjourned by Speaker Alban Bagbin on...

We’ll haul Education Minister to Parliament over GH¢84m free Wi-Fi deal – Apaak

A Deputy Ranking Member of Parliament's Education Committee, Dr Clement Apaak has disclosed that steps would be taken to summon the Education Minister, Dr...

Education Minister to be hauled to parliament over GH¢84m free Wi-Fi deal

A Deputy Ranking Member of Parliament's Education Committee, Dr Clement Apaak has disclosed that steps would be taken to summon the Education Minister Dr...

NDC Caucus in Parliament kicks against opaque Next Gen Infraco 5G deal

The Minority in Parliament has expressed serious concerns over the government’s decision to award a 5G licensing contract to NextGen InfraCo, a company established...

EC to lay fresh bill before Parliament for Ghana Card as sole identity for...

The Electoral Commission (EC) can now go ahead and lay a bill in Parliament to ensure that the Ghana national identification card, commonly known...

Wenchi NPP parliamentary candidate warns against voter registration fraud

The parliamentary candidate for the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Wenchi Constituency of the Bono Region, Kojo Frempong, has warned constituents not to...

ECOWAS Parliament elects first female Speaker

A Member of the Togolese Parliament, Mrs Maimunatu Ibrahima, has been sworn in as the first female Speaker of the Economic Community of West...

MPs immunity case: Supreme Court joins Speaker of Parliament as defendant

The Supreme Court has added the Speaker of Parliament as a defendant in a suit seeking a constitutional interpretation on the immunity from court...

NORPRA leads CSOs to petition parliament on 1V1D and Pwalugu Dam construction

Members of civil society organisations (CSOs) in Northern Ghana have presented a petition to the Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, on the construction of...

SSNIT hotels: Ablakwa to drag Bryan Acheampong to Parliament [Audio]

North Tongu Member of Parliament(MP), Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, says he will petition the Speaker of Parliament over the Social Security and National Insurance Trust...
Deputy Minority Chief Whip Ibrahim Ahmed

Akufo-Addo questioned parliament over delay in passing $335 million tax exemptions – Ibrahim Ahmed...

Deputy Minority Chief Whip Ibrahim Ahmed has revealed that President Akufo-Addo voiced concerns about Parliament’s delay in passing the $335 million in tax exemptions...

NPP parliamentary candidates given slots to recruit into security agencies – Ato Forson alleges

The Minority has raised concerns about what they perceive as clandestine and illegal recruitment into the security services by the government. Dr. Cassiel Ato Forson,...
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Top court bars Jacob Zuma from running for Parliament

South Africa's highest court has barred former President Jacob Zuma from running for Parliament in next week's general election. The Constitutional Court ruled that his...

Parliament approves ministerial nominees without Minority

The Parliament of Ghana has approved President Akufo-Addo's new ministerial nominees by a majority decision. The exercise was held without the Minority MPs who boycotted...

Parliament approves $150m loan for GARID project

Parliament has approved a $150 million loan facility from the World Bank after a prolonged disagreement between the two caucuses of the House. The approved...

Ministerial approval: Minority walks out of Parliament [Video]

https://youtu.be/Zo-vFbIcntc The Minority in Parliament staged a walk-out on Friday, May 17 during deliberations on the approval of President Nana Akufo-Addo's ministerial nominees. The walkout was...

Parliament to reconvene today for an emergency sitting

Parliament is set to reconvene today May 17, 2024 for an emergency session. The recall follows a petition from the Majority Leader, Alexander Afenyo-Markin, requesting...
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Cecilia Dapaah saga: Domelevo, Kpebu and others drag EOCO to Parliament

Some prominent Ghanaians including the former Auditor-General, Daniel Yaw Domelevo have petitioned Parliament seeking a bipartisan probe into the conduct of the Economic and...

Blame Parliament for SALL disenfranchisement, not EC – Bossman Asare

The Electoral Commission (EC) has dismissed allegations by IMANI President, Franklin Cudjoe, claiming that the Commission intentionally disenfranchised the people of Santrokofi, Apkafu, Lolobi,...

Parliament kicked against taxes on regents for dialysis; not an increment – Mintah Akandoh

Ranking Member on Parliament's Health Committee, Kwabena Mintah Akandoh, has denied suggestions that Parliament endorsed the new fees for dialysis treatment introduced by the...

Parliament never approved new fees for dialysis – Akandoh [Listen]

The Member of Parliament for Juaboso and the Ranking Member on the Health Committee of Parliament, Kwabena Mintah Akandoh, has refuted claims that Parliament...

Parliamentary candidacy won’t interfere with bank duties – New NIB MD

Tweneboa Kodua Fokuo, the newly appointed Managing Director (NIB) of the National Investment Bank (NIB), has clarified that his role as a Parliamentary Candidate...

MPs serve as Ministers; Kodua Fokuo can head NIB as a parliamentary candidate –...

The Director-General of the State Interest and Governance Authority (SIGA), John Boadu, has stated that the concern of the Minority in parliament about the...

NDC MPs oppose appointment of NPP parliamentary candidate as NIB’s new MD

The Minority in Parliament has vehemently opposed the appointment of the NPP Parliamentary Candidate for Manso Nkwanta, Tweneboah Kodua Fokuo, as the new  Managing...

Why appoint a parliamentary aspirant as MD for a struggling state bank? – Bright...

The Vice President of IMANI Africa, Bright Simons, is seeking explanations for the decision to appoint a parliamentary aspirant in the 2024 election for...

Bagbin summons Parliament to sit on May 17

Speakery, Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin has called for Members of Parliament to reconvene on Friday, May 17, 2024. This follows calls by the Majority for...

Parliament: Speaker has not breached Standing Orders – Dafeamekpor

The Member of Parliament for South Dayi, Rockson-Nelson Dafeamekpor, says the Speaker of Parliament has not contravened the Standing Orders by choosing not to...

Broadcasting bill to be laid before Parliament – Fatimatu Abubakar

Information Minister-designate, Fatimatu Abubakar has said the Broadcasting Bill will soon be laid before Parliament. She disclosed this during the commemoration of World Press Freedom...
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