President Akufo-Addo has exalted the country’s legislature’s effort and commitment to good governance, passing the Right To Information (RTI) Bill.
Parliament has directed Energy Minister to re-negotiate government’s amended deal with AGM Petroleum for oil exploration in the Deep South West Tano oil block.
MP for Tamale Central, Inusah Fuseini, says President Akufo-Addo should not stampede the legislature into passing the Vigilantism and other related violence, Bill.
President Akufo-Addo is yet to assent to the Right to Information Law, one month after its passage late into the night.
The Speaker of Parliament has recalled the House from recess to consider some urgent businesses.
The Speaker of Parliament, Mike Ocquaye has ordered a secret ballot to determine the fate of Bono Regional Minister-designate Evelyn Kumi Richardson.
Ghanaians could be shortchanged if government proceeds with a $2bn Sinohydro project without financial assessment of whether it offers value for money, the opposition in Parliament has said.
The Minority on Parliament’s Works and Housing Committee are criticising government for failing to release funds for the dredging of major drains across in the capital, Accra.
Ayawaso West Wuogon MP Lydia Seyram Alhassan is calling for increased efforts to ensure universal access to health for all. She’s been delivering her maiden statement on the floor of the house
Minority MPs have refused to comment on a statement by Ayawaso West Wuogon MP, sticking to their decision to recognise her as valid winner of a bloody bye-election.
Okada was in parliament Thursday for the right reason that it creates jobs, facilitates transportation and must be legalised, the Minority Chief Whip has said.
President Akufo-Addo has directed an investigation into Ghana’s cyclic currency depreciation after another round of battering triggered a lamentation.
A Right to Information (RTI) campaigner has dismissed suggestions that the RTI law lacks policy credibility because it will be shepherded by the Information Ministry.
The Bono Regional Minister-designate, Evelyn Ama Kumi-Richardson, has been excluded from a list of nominees to be approved by Parliament.
Parliament has explained why it paid tribute to victims of New Zealand tragedy but not to victims of a fatal road accident in Ghana that killed at least 64 people.
A principal lead with Odekro, a research company focused on Parliament, says punitive measures are needed to curb the phenomenon of absenteeism among MPs.
Only 15 of the 275 Members of Parliament were present on the floor when sitting commenced Thursday.
Alhaji Mubarak Muntaka has raised concerns for Members of Parliament (MPs) over the practice where legislation from the Executive are brought to the House in the last week of sitting before it rises.
The Majority in Parliament have served notice that they will use their numbers to push through government’s request for a ¢2 billion sovereign guarantee for the Ghana Amalgamated Trust (GAT).
Parliament has passed the Public Holidays Amendment Bill 2018 into law, making January 7 and August 4 public holidays.
CDD has faulted the thinking that went into the estimated GH¢750 million as the cost for the implementation of the RTI Bill.
The implementation of the Right to Information Bill into law will cost government some ¢750 million over the next five years, a research conducted by Parliament has found.
Opposition MPs who characterised a new entrant as a “bloody widow” cannot be identified for possible punishment after the description was deemed distasteful and insensitive.
Parliament has summoned the Interior Minister Ambrose Derry over the recent physical assault of children.
Tamale North Member of Parliament, Alhassan Suhuyini is accusing Speaker Prof. Mike Ocquaye of unfair treatment.
Parliament on Thursday afternoon reprimanded Assin Central MP, Kennedy Agyapong after he was found guilty by the Privileges Committee for calling the House cheap and useless.
Parliament for the second time failed to approve recommendations that Assin Central legislator, Kennedy Agyapong, must be suspended or reprimanded.
Minority NDC MPs boycotted the swearing in of Lydia Alhassan as MP for Ayawaso West Wuogon on Tuesday.
The Minority has refused to apologise to the new Member of Parliament for Ayawaso West Wuogon, Lydia Alhasssan.
A decision by the Minority in Parliament not to acknowledge the newly elected Member of Parliament for Ayawaso West Wuogon, has been rubbished by the Majority.
The Minority in Parliament have marched to the Police Headquarters in search of justice for their colleague from Ningo Prampram, Samuel George, and other members of the party.
A group of civil organizations, known collectively as the "Coalition," is urging Parliament to take sweeping measures towards passing the RTI bill.
Parliament’s Foreign Affairs Committee has summoned the Foreign Affairs Minister, Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey, over the United States visa restrictions on Ghana.
The Minority Chief Whip in Parliament has apologised over Wednesday’s exchanges between himself and the Assin Central MP.
The Chairman of Parliament’s Defense and Interior Committee has disagreed with the Minority’s calls for Kennedy Agyapong to be hauled before the Privileges Committee.
Some Parliamentarians on Wednesday morning had to physically restrain two of their colleagues as they trade insults on the Floor of the House ahead of sitting.
Minority MPs are said to be lining up to quiz at least two security ministers over the police handling of three kidnapped girls last year.
MPs on Saturday night fumed, they are tired and frustrated as the house sat for about 13 hours to finish outstanding businesses before Christmas break.
Speaker of Parliament Prof. Mike Ocquaye is fighting off pressure from the public and civil society for the House to speedily pass the Right to Information (RTI) bill into law.
Parliament just passed the Appropriation Act 2018, giving government the green light to spend up to ¢78,771,883,602 for the 2019 financial year commencing January 1.
Heated exchanges were recorded in Parliament involving Foreign minister Shirley Ayorkor Botchway over malfeasance claims by the Minority.
Government is seeking an amendment to the Public Holidays Act that will make August 4 a Founders’ Day public holiday.
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.
The Minority Leader in Parliament, Haruna Iddrisu is calling for an increase in the number of parliamentarians from 275 to 300.
Parliament has approved GH¢246,966,071 being the budget estimates for the Ministry of Sanitation and Water Resources for the 2019 Financial Year.
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.
Government has withdrawn the controversial Ameri deal brought to Parliament by former Energy Minister, Boakye Agyarko.
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.
The Minority in Parliament is demanding a collapse of the Ministry of Special Development Initiative.
An opposition MP brandished firewood in parliament to dramatize the failure of government to provide electricity in her Kpando constituency in the Volta region.
Government has finally laid before Parliament the Legislative Instrument (LI) on the office of the Special Prosecutor.
Former Deputy Education minister Samuel Okudjeto Ablakwa is daring the Vice President to take part in the debate of the 2019 Budget statement.