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Anti-LGBTQI+ Bill to be laid in Parliament

The ‘Proper Human Sexual and Ghanaian Family Values Bill’ 2021 is expected to be laid in Parliament later today, August 2, 2021,...

Parliament approves Kissi Agyebeng for Special Prosecutor

Parliament has, in a unanimous decision, approved Kissi Agyebeng for Special Prosecutor. The House on Friday approved Mr Agyebeng...

Full text: Ruling annulling 2020 Assin North parliamentary election

The Cape Coast High Court has annulled the results of the 2020 parliamentary election in the Assin North constituency.
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High Court cancels 2020 parliamentary election at Assin North

A Cape Coast High Court has cancelled the parliamentary elections in the Assin North constituency in the 2020 parliamentary elections.
four of the nation’s high profile murders.

AG updates Parliament on high profile murders including Ahmed Hussein-Suale, Prof Benneh, 2 others

Attorney-General, Godfred Dame, on Tuesday, updated Parliament on the progress being made in the investigation of four of the nation’s high profile...
Speaker of Parliament, Alban Sumana Bagbin

Parliament won’t work to frustrate business of the Executive – Speaker assures

JoyNews/AdomNews · Parliament won’t work to frustrate business of the Executive - Speaker Alban Bagbin Speaker of Parliament, Alban...

Anti-LGBT bill not laid before Parliament – Oppong Nkrumah [Audio]

JoyNews/AdomNews · Anti-LGBT bill not laid before Parliament It has emerged that the controversial anti-LGBT bill drafted by some...

Meet the 8 parliamentarians spearheading ‘LGBTQ+ Bill’ (Photos)

Some Ghanaian legislators have united to kick out the agenda of LGBTQ+ being imposed on citizens from Western powers.
Jemma Nunu Kumba, Next speaker of parliament for sudan

South Sudan names woman to head parliament

Jemma Nunu Kumba, the incumbent secretary-general of the ruling party, will become the first woman to preside over the parliament of South...

Presidential travels: Ken Ofori-Atta’s answer to Parliament an insult – Ablakwa

Member of Parliament (MP) for North Tongu is appalled at answers given by Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta on the amount of GH¢2.8...

Bagbin moves to check absenteeism in Parliament

The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, has expressed unhappiness about the continued absenteeism of legislators from proceedings in the House.

I didn’t seek parliamentary approval for Sputnik V deal – Health Minister admits [Audio]

JoyNews/AdomNews · I didn’t seek parliamentary approval for Sputnik V deal with middleman – Health Minister Health Minister, Kwaku...

Parliament approves $28million car loan for MPs [Audio]

Parliament has approved the $28 million car loan presented by the Finance Ministry to facilitate the purchase of 275 vehicles for members...

Military brutality at Wa: We’re looking for facts – Parliamentary Select Committee

The Chairman of the Parliamentary Select Committee on Defense and Interior has stated that the committee’s objective in Wa is not to...

Parliament’s Finance Committee recommends rejection of future car loans for MPs, Council of State...

Parliament’s Finance Committee has recommended the discontinuation of periodic car loan procurement for Members of Parliament (MP) and Council of State.

Parliament orders probe into armed robbery attacks on mobile money vendors

Parliament has tasked its Defence and Interior Committee to investigate the surge in robbery attacks on mobile money vendors in the country.

Parliament sets up 9-member Ad hoc committee to probe procurement of Sputnik-V vaccines

Parliament has constituted a nine-member Special Ad hoc Committee to investigate government’s procurement of Sputnik-V COVID-19 vaccines. The nine-Member...

Azugu is now under IGP – Minister tells Parliament

Deputy Superintendent of Police, Samuel Kojo Azugu, has, since May 27, 2021, been recalled by the Inspector-General of Police (IGP) from the...

$28m loan to procure vehicles for MPs not free – Parliament

The Public Affairs Directorate of Parliament has defended the House’s decision to accept a request from the Finance Ministry to obtain a...

Parliament to probe hike in prices of building materials

The Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Joseph Osei Owusu, has ordered three committees to probe the recent hikes in prices of building materials.

Covid-19: Parliament approves additional $200 million loan

Parliament has approved an amount of US$200 dollars as additional financing for the Ghana COVID-19 Emergency Preparedness and Response Project.

March For Justice: Majority and Minority Leaders receive NDC’s petition to Parliament

The National Democratic Congress’ (NDC) youth wing presented its petition to Parliament on Tuesday, July 6. Both the Majority...

March for Justice: Confusion as NDC demonstrators enter Parliament House (Watch)

The opposition National Democratic Congress' (NDC) March for Justice demonstration was nearly marred when the charged demonstrators got to the main entrance...

Parliament approves ¢1.4bn for GETFund [Audio]

JoyNews/AdomNews · Parliament approved ¢1.4 billion for GETFund Parliament has approved an amount of ¢1.4 billion for the Ghana...
#FixTheCountry campaigner, Macho Kaaka

Ejura activist’s murder: FixTheCountry conveners to petition UN Human Right Commission, Parliament

The conveners of the #FixTheCountry campaign and the Economic Fighters League have disclosed their intention to petition the UN Human Rights Commission...

Bagbin inaugurates Parliamentary Friendship Associations management committee

The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, has inaugurated an 11-member Management Committee of the Parliamentary Friendship Associations. This was...

Why BoG declined Parliament’s invitation

Governor of the Bank of Ghana, Dr Ernest Addison, has provided a detailed response to the reason the Central Bank will not...

Parliament to pass stringent law against LGBTQI+ in Ghana

Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, says urgent actions are being taken to pass a stringent law to nib the activities LGBTQI+ and...

Parliament approves Mark Okraku-Mantey as Deputy Tourism Minister

Former Programmes Manager of Hitz FM, a radio station owned by the Multimedia Group of Companies, Mark Okraku-Mantey, has been approved by...

Parliament approves 12 Deputy Ministers; 3 others pending

Parliament has approved the nomination of 12 Deputy Ministers nominated by President Nana Akufo-Addo, while three of them are still pending.

Parliament adjourns approval of 12 Deputy Minister nominees

Parliament on Thursday pulled breaks on the processes to approve the nominations of 12 Deputy Minister nominees. This was...
MP for North Tongu Constituency, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa

Ablakwa’s question on Akufo-Addo’s travel expenses ‘disappears’ from Parliament’s agenda

Minority spokesperson on Foreign Affairs, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa’s urgent question demanding accountability of President Nana Akufo-Addo’s travels in May was conspicuously missing...

Check out the 12 Ministerial and Deputy Ministerial nominees approved by Parliament

Parliament has, by consensus, approved 12 of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s 40 nominees for Ministerial and Deputy Ministerial Appointments who have...

Parliament approves Adu-Boahen, 11 other Deputy Ministers

Parliament has approved the nomination of a Minister of State and 11 deputy minister designates which was by consensus as recommended by...

Telenovelas corrupting our women – Speaker of Parliament

Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, has cautioned Ghanaians against indiscriminate patronage of foreign telenovelas. According to him, these telenovelas...

Speaker of Parliament pledges commitment to prioritise UN SDG goals

The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, has re-affirmed the commitment of the 8th Parliament to prioritise issues of the United Nations (UN)...

Parliament moves to ascertain allegation of dust pollution against cement factory in Weija

The Parliament Select Committee on Environment Science and Technology has paid a working visit to Panbros Salt Industries and Empire Cement, a...

BoG declines Parliament’s invitation over revocation of banking licenses

The Bank of Ghana has declined an invitation to appear before Parliament to assist it with investigations over the revocation of the...

National Standards Assessment Test and an encounter with a Parliamentarian

On a normal day, I would not be writing about an educational policy that is clear in terms of its intended objectives...

Parliamentary Health Committee impressed with Covid-19 testing processes at KIA

The Parliamentary Select Committee on Health has expressed satisfaction with procedures and facilities provided by Frontiers Healthcare Services, in collaboration with Ghana...