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Sarah Adwoa Safo, Minister Designate for Gender

Adwoa Safo marked present in Parliament’s attendance register while absent for proceedings last Friday

There was controversy in Parliament on Monday when it came to light that the MP for Dome-Kwabenya, Sarah Adwoa Safo, has been...

Ablakwa clashes with Afenyo-Markin in Parliament [Video]

https://youtu.be/dGVFBLqDafY Chaos broke out on the Floor of Parliament on Friday between North Tongu MP, Samuel Okudzeto...

Wheeling Ahanta West MP into Parliament was inhumane – Ablakwa [Audio]

JoyNews/AdomNews · Wheeling Ahanta West MP into Parliament was inhumane – Ablakwa Member of Parliament (MP) for North Tongu,...

Hot exchanges in Parliament over ‘errors’ in register on e-levy day

There were hot exchanges in parliament at the beginning of sitting on Thursday over errors detected with records of members present on...

Partisan behaviour of parliamentary Clerk won’t be tolerated – Minority

Minority Chief Whip, Muntaka Mubarak, has cautioned against any display of political affiliation by the Clerk of Parliament. According...
Tunisia President Kais Saied

Tunisian president dissolves parliament

Tunisian President Kais Saied has dissolved parliament, which he suspended eight months ago following mass protests. It came...

Clerk of Parliament’s office has been compromised – Asiedu Nketia

The General Secretary of the opposition NDC, Johnson Asiedu Nketia, has accused the Clerk of Parliament, Cyril Kwabena Nsiah, of tampering with...

What Bagbin said about Nana Konadu, Chief of Staff in Parliament [Listen]

The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, has lauded former First Lady, Nana Konadu Agyeman Rawlings, for being at the forefront of women...
Member of Parliament for Ahanta West Constituency, Ebenezer Kojo Kum

Wheeling of ailing MP to Parliament for E-levy passage: The inside story

Majority Leader, Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu, has confirmed the presence of ailing Ahanta West Member of Parliament (MP), Ebenezer Kojo Kum, in Parliament on...
Parliament

Parliament finally passes E-Levy bill

Parliament has approved the controversial Electronic Transactions (E-Levy) Bill this afternoon. This decision was reached after the Consideration Stage...
Member of Parliament for Ahanta West Constituency, Ebenezer Kojo Kum

E-levy: Sick MP ‘wheeled’ to Parliament

Member of Parliament (MP) for Sekondi constituency, Andrew Egyapa Mercer, says there is nothing wrong with having his Ahanta West colleague, Ebenezer...

E-Levy moves to consideration Stage in Parliament after Minority stages walkout [video]

Parliament has completed the second reading of the Electronic Transfer (E-Levy) Bill. The move was adopted at the reduced...

House of Chiefs urges Parliament to accept SC ruling on Deputy Speakers’ voting rights

The National House of Chiefs has urged Members of Parliament to comply with the Supreme Court’s ruling on Deputy Speakers’ voting rights...
Embattled Assin North MP James Gyakye Quayson

Parliament set to make decision on Assin North MP

Parliament is set to make a determination on the Member of Parliament for Assin North Constituency, James Gyakye Quayson, over whether he...
Assin North MP in parliament

Assin North MP’s presence in parliament creates confusion

Embattled Member of Parliament for Assin North, James Gyekye Quayson, appeared in Parliament on Thursday to be part of the business of...

Ofori-Atta prays for peace in Parliament as govt introduces revenue bills

Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, has called on Parliamentarians to rally behind government as it prepares to introduce revenue bills to salvage the...
ndc minority in ghana parliament

Minority in Parliament rejects 30% pay cut

Members of the Minority Caucus in Parliament have declined to join their colleagues in the Majority and members of the Executive to...

Ken Ofori-Atta doesn’t respect Parliament – Minority fumes over Finance Minister’s absence

JoyNews/AdomNews · FINANCE MINISTER ABSENT Minority in Parliament is demanding answers from the Majority leadership on why questions programmed...
Parliament

Pass E-Levy Bill now – NMC Chairman to Parliament

Chairman of the National Media Commission, Yaw Boadu Ayeboafo, has appealed to Parliament to pass the E-levy Bill into law and demand...
Black Stars

Parliament to release report on Black Stars’ abysmal AFCON performance after Ghana v Nigeria...

The Deputy Majority Leader, Alexander Afenyo-Markin, has said the Parliamentary committee tasked to probe the Black Stars’ abysmal performance in the 2021...

Speaker has not requested cash from Parliament – Parliamentary Service

The Parliamentary Service has refuted claims that the Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, has made cash requests from Parliament.

Finance Minister to address Parliament over economic challenges

Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta is expected to brief Parliament next week on the various steps government is taking to address challenges facing...

LGBTQ+ group to meet Parliament’s Constitutional and Legal Affairs Committee in-camera

JoyNews/AdomNews · Next hearing on LGBTQ+ Bill to be held in-camera Rightify Ghana, a group affiliated to the LGBTQ+...
Parliament

Ghosts invade Parliament

Parliamentarians present in the Chamber last week were left in shock, following names and votes of their colleagues who were absent that...

Dr Nana Ayew Afriye writes: Political Speaker not above parliamentary practice

Mr. Speaker, it is shameful for you to attack the president & judiciary based on emotions and without recourse to extensive research...
Ghana's Supreme Court

Full judgement: No arm of government including Parliament is a law unto itself –...

The Supreme Court says no arm of government is a law unto itself. This is one of many...

Parliament should stand up and assert its independence – Sammy Gyamfi

National Communications Officer for the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Sammy Gyamfi, has described the ruling of the Supreme Court for a Deputy...

Fraudsters use our names to defraud people – MP cries in parliament

One of the Leaders in Parliament and Member of Parliament (MP) for Ada, Comfort Doyoe, has charged the police unit in charge...

Parliament should have engaged public before introducing E-levy – Majority Leader concedes

Member of Parliament (MP) for Suame, Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu, has admitted that government should have engaged Ghanaians before the introduction of the controversial...

Fomena MP celebrated in Parliament

Andrew Amoako Asiamah, independent Member of Parliament (MP) for Fomena and Second Deputy Speaker of Parliament, was a year older on Thursday,...
Assin North MP, Gyakye Quayson - Credit; Parker

Embattled Assin North MP storms parliament to lobby for electricity for his people

The Member of Parliament for Assin North, James Gyakyi Quayson, who is currently facing prosecution at the law court over dual citizenship,...
the Executive Secretary of the NIA, Prof Ken Attafuah

NIA to update Parliament on Ghana Card registration

Deputy Majority Leader, Alexander Afenyo-Markin, has informed Parliament that the Minister for Communications and officials of the National Identification Authority (NIA) have...

Parliament summons Ayorkor Botchwey over Ghana Card as e-passport

The Foreign Affairs Committee of Parliament has summoned the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration,y Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey, to appear before...

E-levy: Minority’s tussle in Parliament was a fight for democracy – Mahama tells clergymen

Former President John Mahama has described the fistfight that erupted in parliament over a disagreement during the voting on the controversial Electronic...
Sports Minister speaking to Black Stars players

2021 AFCON Fiasco: Andre Ayew, others to face Parliament

Ghana captain, Andre Ayew, and officials of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) have been summoned before Parliament to answer questions on the...
Assin North MP, Gyakye Quayson - Credit; Parker

An innocent person has nothing to fear – Embattled Assin North MP says as...

JoyNews/AdomNews · ASSIN NORTH MP The embattled National Democratic Congress Member of Parliament (MP) for Assin North, James Gyakye Quayson,...

Attempts to serve Assin North MP in Parliament unconstitutional – Minority

The Minority in Parliament has condemned the attempts by the Supreme Court registrar to serve criminal process on the Assin North Member...
Tsatsu Tsikata

Assin North MP was attending urgent Parliamentary business – Tsatsu Tsikata tells Supreme Court

Renowned Legal Practitioner, Tsatsu Tsikata, says his client, James Gyekye Quayson, was attending to urgent Parliamentary business, hence his absence from the...
ndc minority in ghana parliament

Parliament approves agreement to construct bridge over Afram River

Parliament has approved an amount of €350M for the construction of a bridge over the Afram River and of 124Km of roads...

Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu to bow out of Parliament after his current term expires

Majority Leader, Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu, has declared his intention not to seek re-election after his current term expires in 2024.