August 4 soon to be Public Holiday if...

Government is seeking an amendment to the Public Holidays Act that will make August 4 a Founders’ Day public holiday.

Controversy brewing: Minority takes issue with GHS100m contract to a 1-yr-old firm

Controversy may be brewing in Parliament as Minority take issue with the award of a contract worth GHS100 million to a company that may not have the requisite experience.

Increase Parliamentary seats from 275 to 300 - Haruna Iddrisu

The Minority Leader in Parliament, Haruna Iddrisu is calling for an increase in the number of parliamentarians from 275 to 300.

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GH¢240m approved for Sanitation Ministry

Parliament has approved GH¢246,966,071 being the budget estimates for the Ministry of Sanitation and Water Resources for the 2019 Financial Year.

Posted: 1 day ago   Views: 1760
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Bawumia promises passage of RTI bill in 2019

With the President’s failure to meet his 2018 deadline for the passage of the Right of Information Bill imminent, his Vice has taken over in providing fresh deadline.

Posted: 3 days ago   Views: 5634
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Amewu withdraws Ameri agreement; submits renegotiated deal

Government has withdrawn the controversial Ameri deal brought to Parliament by former Energy Minister, Boakye Agyarko.

Posted: 8 days ago   Views: 8395
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Drone healthcare: Ato Forson accuses Bawumia of fraud

The Minority in Parliament is accusing Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia of fraudulently and criminally inflating the deal that will allow for the use of drones in the distribution of blood.

Posted: 11 days ago   Views: 8446
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Minority wants Special Initiative Ministry scrapped

The Minority in Parliament is demanding a collapse of the Ministry of Special Development Initiative.

Posted: 15 days ago   Views: 5680
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MP brings firewood to parliament over failed rural electrification promise

An opposition MP brandished firewood in parliament to dramatize the failure of government to provide electricity in her Kpando constituency in the Volta region.

Posted: 16 days ago   Views: 10593
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LI on Special Prosecutor Office finally laid

Government has finally laid before Parliament the Legislative Instrument (LI) on the office of the Special Prosecutor.

Posted: 18 days ago   Views: 9631
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Budget debate: Bawumia must appear before Parliament to debate not to nod- Ablakwa

Former Deputy Education minister Samuel Okudjeto Ablakwa is daring the Vice President to take part in the debate of the 2019 Budget statement.

Posted: 23 days ago   Views: 9095
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New Regions debate: Minority walks out of Parliament

The Minority in Parliament has boycotted proceedings on the floor Friday accusing the Speaker of bias.

Posted: 28 days ago   Views: 9278
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Ministerial nominees to be vetted by specific committees - Prof Mike Ocquaye

The Speaker of Parliament has said the ministerial nominees will in the near future be vetted not by the Appointments Committee of Parliament, but by specific committees of the House.

Posted: 1 month ago   Views: 7578
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