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Finance Minister to withdraw E-levy from Parliament – Afenyo-Markin reveals [Audio]

JoyNews/AdomNews · Finance Minister to withdraw E-levy from Parliament - Afenyo Markin reveals Deputy Majority Leader, Alexander Afenyo-Markin, has...

Ideas, debate must win in Parliament in 2022, not fights – Kwesimintsim MP

The Kwesimintsim MP is hopeful Parliament will see a lot more cooperation and consensus among members than the chaos the year before.

Mahama receives UK’s Commonwealth Parliamentarians

The leadership of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association UK (CPA-UK) has visited and held discussions with former President John Dramani Mahama in Accra.

E-levy: Group storms Parliament with mats and pillows to picket

Some aggrieved Ghanaians are not relenting in their efforts to reject the controversial Electronic Transaction Levy (E-Levy).

Deputy Majority Leader speaks highly of Minority in Parliament [Listen]

JoyNews/AdomNews · We've Had The Best Cooperation With Minority - Afenyo-Markins Deputy Majority Leader, Alexander Afenyo-Markin, has commended the...

Parliament probes Black Stars’ shambolic performance at AFCON

The Youth, Sports and Culture Committee in Parliament has been tasked to investigate the abysmal performance of the Black Stars during the...

COVID-19: Parliament bans persons without prove of vaccination

The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, says nobody will be allowed into any office at Parliament without proof of Covid-19 vaccination.  
Speaker Alban Bagbin (Photo credit - Parliament House)

How Bagbin’s new outfit boosted Parliament’s Facebook page for the first time [Listen]

The Director of Public Affairs of the Parliament, Kate Addo, has said for the first time, the Parliament of Ghana has had massive...

Group storms Parliament over E-Levy

Even ahead of its resumption, Parliament is already bracing itself for another round of drama. Starting from the main...

Why Speaker of Parliament is trending on social media

Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, is trending on social media due to his new outfit. On Tuesday, the...

Parliament resumes as Bagbin wows with special outfit

Parliament resumed sitting today, January 25, 2022, after almost a month’s break for the Christmas and New Year holidays.

Parliament has already approved E-Levy – Majority Leader

Majority leader Osei Kyei Mensah-Bonsu has said he is baffled by the statement that e-Levy, as contained in the 2022 budget statement,...
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Public gallery remains closed as Parliament resumes

Head of Public Relations at Ghana’s Parliament, Kate Addo, has said the public gallery will remain closed to the public as the...

Parliament bans placards, others in Chamber

The Public Directorate has reminded the public that political party colours, placards, weapons are not admissible in parliament.

COVID-19: MPs, Parliamentary officials to take booster shots before resuming sitting

Members of Parliament and Officers of the Parliamentary Service will in the coming days participate in a Covid-19 booster vaccination exercise.

Parliament requests military security for Bagbin

Parliament has written to the Chief of Staff of the Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) to request four military personnel as security detail...

E-levy will be reviewed when Parliament resumes – Annoh-Dompreh hints

Majority Chief Whip, Frank Annoh-Dompreh, has hinted that the controversial Electronic Transaction Levy rate of 1.75% will be reviewed when Parliament reconvenes...

Parliament to reconvene on January 25

The second session of the 8th Parliament has been scheduled to commence from Tuesday, January 25, 2022. Members of...

MP suspended for distributing sweets in parliament

A Kenyan Member of Parliament was on Wednesday suspended from Parliament for one day for distributing sweets to colleagues during a contentious...

Majority Leader’s emotional New Year Message to Parliamentarians [Listen]

JoyNews/AdomNews · Let’s use this New Year occasion to reconnect with one another – Majority Leader The Majority Leader...

Man arrested over massive fire at South Africa Parliament

A man has been arrested after a large fire severely damaged the Houses of Parliament in the South African city of Cape...

Pray for MPs to prevent chaos in Parliament – Bawumia urges religious groups

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has implored religious bodies to pray for Members of Parliament in order to prevent chaos in the...

Fire ravages South Africa Parliament

A fire broke out at the South African Parliament building in Cape Town in the early hours of Sunday morning, and spread to the...
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NPP MP ministers disrespecting their colleagues in Parliament – Subin MP

The Member of Parliament for Subin constituency, Eugene Boakye Antwi has blamed the Majority Caucus’ lack of interest in parliamentary business on...
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Brawl in Parliament shouldn’t drown the issue at stake – Okletey Terlabi

Okletey Terlabi Member of Parliament for Lower Manya Krobo, Ebenezer Okletey Terlabi, has stated that the First Deputy...

Speaker of Parliament’s Christmas message to Ghanaians

Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, has wished all Ghanaians a blissful Christmas season. In a statement, Mr Bagbin...
Alban Bagbin and Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu

Speaker frustrating govt over rejection of his proposed ¢1.75bn budget for Parliament – Majority...

The Majority Leader in Parliament, Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu, has blamed the Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, for all the commotion that characterised the...

PNC condemns recent fistfight in Parliament

The People’s National Convention (PNC) has condemned the recent chaotic incident in Parliament – the free-for-all fistfight between lawmakers on both sides...

Parliamentary Service Board didn’t meet in Dubai – Bagbin

The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Kingsford Sumana Bagbin, has refuted publications that his office organised a meeting for the Parliamentary Service Board...

House of Chiefs issues stern warning to Parliament

The National House of Chiefs has cautioned Members of Parliament (MPs) to desist from the use of violence in dealing with matters...

Brawl in Parliament: OccupyGhana demands prosecution of rogue MPs

OccupyGhana, a pressure group, has called for the prosecution of Members of Parliament (MPs) who engaged in the brawl that characterised the...

Brawl in Parliament: Ghana’s Foreign Direct Investments may be undermine

A member of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Razak Kojo Opoku said the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC) since January 2021 has...
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Blows in Parliament just a tip of the iceberg – NDC MP

JoyNews/AdomNews · NDC MP says blows in Parliament just a tip of the iceberg Member of Parliament (MP) for...
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Police react to brawl in Parliament

The Ghana Police Service has explained why it refrained from visiting Parliament to enforce the law during a scuffle between Members of...

Clearly, this Parliament has lost it from the start – Samson Anyenini

Private Legal Practitioner, Samson Anyenini, has condemned the conduct of Members of Parliament (MPs) during the plenary hearing on the e-levy on...

Fight in Parliament regrettable but we’re glad… – Bongo MP [Audio]

JoyNews/AdomNews · Parliamentary Brawl: Though regrettable, we're glad we stopped an illegality - Edward Bawa Member of Parliament (MP)...
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Parliament adjourns proceedings to return on January 18

Parliament has adjourned proceedings to January 18, thereby cutting short any attempt to approve or reject the E-levy bill.

Blame 1st and 2nd Deputy Speakers for Chaos in Parliament – Vanderpuye

Member of Parliament (MP) for Odododiodoo constituency, Nii Lante Vanderpuye, has opined that chaos which happened in Parliament should be blamed on...

Brawl in Parliament: ‘Hercules’ Tema Central MP breaks silence [Listen]

JoyNews/AdomNews · Tema Central MP Breaks Silence On Parliament Brawl Member of Parliament (MP) for Tema Central constituency, Yves...

Fate of E-levy bill hangs as Parliament adjourns sitting to Jan 18

Parliament has suspended sitting for the Christmas festivities, failing to pass the controversial Electronic Transaction Tax (E-levy) bill. The...