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COVID-19: MP tests positive in Parliament

JoyNews/AdomNews · Parliament to roll out fresh measures to protect MPs from Covid–19 A Member of Parliament has reportedly...

Parliament summons 4 ministers

Parliament has summoned four Ministers of State to appear before the House to answer urgent questions on various developmental issues posed by...

Denmark envoy calls on Speaker of Parliament

The Speaker of Parliament, Rt. Hon. Alban S. K. Bagbin, will address a ceremony to mark 60 years of diplomatic relations between...

MP kicked out of parliament for wearing tight trousers

A Tanzanian female Member of Parliament (MP), Condester Sichwale, was on Tuesday, June 1, thrown out of the parliament by the Speaker...

Lab Technicians’ strike: Parliament summons Health Minister

Parliament’s Health Committee has summoned the Health Minister, Kwaku Agyemang-Manu and the National Labour Commission (NLC), over a strike action by the...

I’ll kill you – MP threatens colleague as fight breaks out in Pan-African Parliament

Tempers flared again at the Pan-African Parliament sitting in Midrand on Monday with members halting the scheduled elections, complaining that they felt...

NPP requests Tamale High Court to order inspection of collated parliamentary results for Savelugu

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) is praying the Tamale High Court to grant a request for the Electoral Commission to provide them...

Parliament to summon Defence Minister over ‘£15,000 an hour Akufo-Addo aircraft’

Defence Minister, Dominic Nitiwul, is to appear before Parliament to answer an urgent question on government’s decision to allegedly spend £15,000 an...

Majority Leader ‘clashes’ with Haruna Iddrisu in Parliament

The Majority Leader, Osei-Kyei Mensah-Bonsu 'clashed' with the Minority Leader over which political party has the competent men to steer the affairs...

Former Independent Parliamentary candidate rejoins NDC

Former Independent Parliamentary Candidate for the Tema East Constituency in Election 2016, Theophilus Nii Ankamah Densu-Tetteh, has rejoined the National Democratic Congress...

Communications Ministry holds retreat with parliamentary select committee

The Ministry of Communications and Digitalisation (MoCD) has begun a two-day retreat for the Parliamentary Select Committee on Communication.

From prison to Parliament: Opposition lawmaker narrates her ordeal

Opposition lawmaker Nusrat Hanje has opened up about her ordeals in prison where she stayed for over four months before being released.

I will resign from Parliament if… – Sam George

Ningo Prampram Member of Parliament (MP), Sam George, has said he will resign from Parliament should anyone prove that he ever promised...

Parliament resumes sitting on this date…

The eighth Parliament is expected to reconvene on Tuesday, May 25, 2021, at 10:am for the commencement of the second meeting for...

Deputy Clerk of Parliament laid to rest [Photos]

Deputy Clerk to Parliament in charge of Legislative Management, Robert Ageya Apodolla, has been laid to rest. Mr Apodolla died on...

Bagbin raises concern over security in parliament

Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, has expressed concern about what he describes as poor security setup in the chamber.

Parliament to hold requiem mass for late Deputy Clerk

Parliament is set to hold a requiem mass for the late Deputy Clerk to Parliament in charge of Legislative Management, Robert Ageya...
Speaker of the 8th Parliament , Alban Sumana Bagbin

You earn salary for doing nothing – Speaker attacks section of Parliamentary Service staff

The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Kingsford Bagbin says a significant number of the Parliamentary Service staff earn salary every month for doing...

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...
Speaker of the 8th Parliament , Alban Sumana Bagbin

Be patient with Parliament – Bagbin

The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin, has appealed to the people of Upper West Region to exercise patience and have...

Why Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu is unhappy about Asiedu Nketia’s appointment in Parliament

Majority Leader, Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu, says he is unhappy with the appointment of the National Democratic Congress...
Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin

Australian High Commission visits Speaker of Parliament over LGBTQ [Photo]

Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, says Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Intersex (LGBTQI) practice is an abomination to Ghanaian culture and...

NDC to change parliamentary leadership

General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Asiedu Nketia, has announced plans are underway to change the party's parliamentary leadership.

Parliament approves 2021 appropriation bill

Parliament has passed the Appropriation Bill 2021 to give government the green light to spend to the sum of GhC 129 billion.

Asiedu Nketia breaks silence on parliamentary board appointment

General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Johnson Asiedu Nketia, has descended heavily on those against his appointment to the Parliamentary Service...

Allotey Jacobs reacts to Asiedu Nketia’s Parliamentary Service Board appointment [Audio]

JoyNews/AdomNews · Allotey Jacobs reacts to Asiedu Nketia’s Parliamentary Service Board appointment Social Commentator, Bernard Allotey Jacobs, has reacted...
Speaker of Parliament, Alban Sumana Bagbin

Speaker could order Health Minister’s arrest if he ‘snubs’ Parliament

The Executive Director of the African Centre for Parliamentary Affairs, Dr Rasheed Draman, says the Speaker of Parliament could cause the arrest of the...
Johnson Asiedu Nketia

Asiedu Nketia appointed to serve on Parliamentary Board

The General Secretary of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Johnson Asiedu Nketia, has been appointed to serve on the Parliamentary...
Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta presents 2019 Budget

Parliament approves Ken Ofori-Atta as Finance Minister

Parliament has approved Ken Ofori-Atta as Finance Minister following a recommendation by the Appointments Committee. The conclusion was reached...
Osei Kyei Mensah Bonsu presents 2021 Budget

Parliamentary budget cut: Majority Leader makes u-turn over Bediatuo Asante’s letter

Majority Leader Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu has denied saying that Secretary to the President, Nana Asante Bediatuo unilaterally wrote the letter cutting down budget...
Osei Kyei Mensah Bonsu and Alban Kingsford Sumani Bagbin.

I’m number 3 in Ghana, what’s yours?- Speaker, Majority Leader exchange words in Parliament

Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, has reminded Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu of the difference in their positions as...

Aide fired after Parliament House s3x videos drop

The crisis engulfing Australia’s politics has continued to grow following the emergence of videos showing staff members performing sex acts in parliament,...

7-member Parliamentary committee to probe collapse of UT Bank, uniBank

The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, has directed the formation of a seven-member committee to probe the collapse of UT Bank and...

Parliament approves 2021 budget

Parliament has approved the Budget Statement and Economic Policy for the 202i fiscal year, after heated arguments from both sides of the...

Kwabena Duffuor, Kofi Amoabeng petition Parliament

A former Finance Minister, Dr Kwabena Duffuor and former Chief Executive Officer of UT Bank, Kofi Amoabeng have petitioned Parliament over the...
law

Court adjourns Essikado-Ketan parliamentary election petition

A Sekondi High Court has adjourned an election petition filed by the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Parliamentary Candidate for Essikado-Ketan in the...

US Ambassador lauds parliament ministerial vetting process

The American Ambassador, Her Excellency Stephanie Sullivan, has commended the Appointment Committee of Parliament over the just-ended ministerial vetting.

Bagbin urges govt to resource Parliament

The Speaker of Parliament, Right Honourable Kingsford Alban Sumana Bagbin, has asked the government to provide adequate resources for the operations of...
Osei Kyei Mensah Bonsu presents 2021 Budget

Osei-Kyei Mensah-Bonsu’s sweet words to wife in Parliament [Listen]

JoyNews/AdomNews · What can I do without you - Osei Kyei Mensah tells wife Majority Leader and Minister of...

Parliament approves Akufo-Addo’s 16 Regional Minister nominees

Parliament has approved President Nana Akufo-Addo’s 16 nominees for Regional Minister portfolios. The nominees, commended by the Appointments Committee,...