Budgetary allocation to Interior Ministry woefully inadequate – Defence Committee

Parliament’s Defence and Interior Committee has described as woefully inadequate, allocations made to the Ministry of Interior in the 2017 budget.

Political leaders must rise up against vigilante groups – Ablakwa

The Member of Parliament for North Tongu has called on political leaders to rise up against the activities of vigilante groups affiliated to them.

Ghana's MPs revive call for security after London terror attacks

The age-long issue about security for Ghana's Members of Parliament has been resuscitated following a recent terrorist attack at the London Parliament which claimed five lives and injured scores.

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Ayorkor Botchwey unhappy with Finance Ministry’s ceiling on IGF use

The Foreign Affairs Minister has expressed discontent with the Finance Ministry’s decision to limit its use of internally generated funds.

Posted: 5 days ago   Views: 6822
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'Incompetent' Mahama can't lead NDC in 2020 - NDC MP

The NDC MP for Yunyoo in the Northern Region has blamed what he said was former President John Mahama's "incompetence" for the party's defeat in the 2016 polls.

Posted: 7 days ago   Views: 12202
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NDC MPs head to SC over reduction of District Assembly Fund

The Minority in Parliament says it is heading to the apex court to challenge government's decision to cut down statutory payment to the District Assembly Common Fund.

Posted: 7 days ago   Views: 8989
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Almost half of Akufo-Addo's 54 deputy ministers to be vetted in May

It is now clear that President Nana Akufo-Addo will have to wait until May 2017 before he will have the full complement of his government to deliver on promises made ahead of the campaign.

Posted: 8 days ago   Views: 4032
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Make passport processing less cumbersome for applicants – NPP MP

The NPP MP for Afigya Sekyere East has called on government to make the passport acquisition process less cumbersome for applicants.

Posted: 8 days ago   Views: 3356
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Kintampo disaster: Minority wants gov’t to bear medical expenses of injured

The Minority in Parliament has implored government to bear the medical expenses of students who were injured in the Kintampo Waterfalls disaster.

Posted: 9 days ago   Views: 6788
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Ablakwa urges action against politicians who incite violence

North Tongue Member of Parliament, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has expressed worry over the rising incidents of hate activities across the world.

Posted: 10 days ago   Views: 4431
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NDC MP threatens court action over approval of 2017 budget

The Member of Parliament for Keta has threatened to challenge the House's approval of government's 2017 budget in court on Monday.

Posted: 10 days ago   Views: 8809
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Parliament 'sweats' over vetting 54 appointees in 6 days

A cloud of uncertainty hangs over Parliament’s ability to approve all of President Akufo-Addo's Deputy Ministerial nominees before the house rises at the end of the month.

Posted: 11 days ago   Views: 4265
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Mahama gov’t 'broke' the law; overspent budget by GHC8bn in 2016 – Majority

The Majority in Parliament is demanding an apology from the erstwhile National Democratic Congress government for overspending its 2016 budget by GHC8 billion.

Posted: 15 days ago   Views: 6357
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