Parliament bribery: Ablakwa threatens court action if not called to testify

Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has threatened legal action if he is not allowed to testify to the committee probing the matter.

Bribery saga: I won't recuse myself from Investigative Committee - Joe Ghartey

Railways Development Minister, Joe Ghartey says he will not step down as chairman of Parliament’s bribery Investigative Committee over claims of potential conflict of interest situation.

MPs bribery saga: Ablakwa made me believe it was a joke - Joe Osei Owusu

The first witness in MP bribery investigations Joe Osei Owusu says claims that MPs were paid monies to approve a ministerial nominee appeared to him as 'a joke'.

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I wasn’t myself after Ayariga’s bribery allegation – Joe Osei Owusu

The Chairman of Parliament’s Appointments Committee says he was uneasy and could not maintain eye contact with his members a day after he was implicated in a bribery allegation.

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MPs bribery scandal: I don't trust Ayariga enough to discuss anything with him – Osei-Owusu

Chairman of Parliament’s Appointment Committee, Joe Osei-Owusu said he did not have any interactions with Bawku Central MP, Mahama Ayariga after he leveled bribery allegations against him and Minority Chief Whip, Muntaka Mubarak.

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Bribery saga: Parliament's Investigation Committee member risks replacement if...

Juabeng MP, Ama Pomaa Boateng risks being replaced on the Special Investigation Committee set up to probe bribery allegation leveled against some legislators if she does not return to Ghana from Abuja, Nigeria.

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MP steps down to save Ghana from shame at ECOWAS Parliament

The MP for Effutu on Friday notified the Speaker of ECOWAS Parliament his decision to step down from Ghana’s delegation to the Regional Parliament.

Posted: 8 days ago   Views: 38405
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Akufo-Addo to deliver maiden State of the Nation Address Feb 21

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will deliver his maiden State of the Nation address on Tuesday, February 21 on the floor of parliament.

Posted: 10 days ago   Views: 13303
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Sources: Probe into Parliament bribery allegation to open to public

Reports indicate that the five-member committee appointed to investigate the bribery allegation involving some MPs and a minister of state will be conducted in public.

Posted: 11 days ago   Views: 10235
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NDC MPs boycott voting to approve Otiko Djaba

The Minority in Parliament has stayed out of a voting process to authenticate the nomination of Otiko Afisa Djaba as the Gender Minister.

Posted: 12 days ago   Views: 3717
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Confusion at TMA, AMA as gov’t appointees face opposition from NPP supporters

There was a hold-up during the swearing in of government appointees at the Tema Metropolitan Assembly on Monday after the credibility of some of the candidates was questioned.

Posted: 13 days ago   Views: 14831
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Showdown as Parliament debates Otiko Djaba's approval today

A showdown is expected in Parliament later Tuesday when MPs vote on whether or not to approve Gender minister-designate Otiko Djaba.

Posted: 13 days ago   Views: 5712
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Speaker meets media; promises accountable, responsive Legislature

In a move that will bring Parliament closer to the people, the Speaker Prof Mike Ocquaye has held a press conference promising a more responsive parliament to the needs of the people.

Posted: 13 days ago   Views: 6074
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