Agordzo’s detention compromises freedom of expression – Alhassan Suhuyini

Member of Parliament for the Tamale North constituency fears Ghana will return to its old days of “culture of silence” as he cautions government on what he describes as an attempt to compromise the right of free speech in the country.

MPs willing to forfeit security allowance for state-sponsored security – Muntaka

Minority Chief Whip, Muntaka Mubarak, has said that parliamentarians are ready to forfeit Security Allowances should the state provide them with security.

Speaker wants police protection report for MPs in two weeks

Leadership of Parliament has renewed calls for MPs to be given police protection at their homes.

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Minority boils over gov’t plan to spend $5m loan to buy chocolate and $2.5m to tell you to buy it

Government has called its $600m stimulus package to cocoa farmers good news, but the Minority is incensed the loan is most likely to be dissipated in misplaced and expensive initiatives.

Posted: 8 days ago   Views: 2451
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 Resist calls to decriminalise suicide – Minority Leader

Minority leader in Parliament Haruna Iddrisu has stated that attempts to suicide is a crime and calls against decriminalizing the act should not be heeded to.

Posted: 10 days ago   Views: 1653
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You're out of order - Speaker to MP demanding specifics of 1V1D

The Speaker of Parliament Prof Aaron Mike Oquaye on Thursday blocked the MP for Lambushi, Edmund Derry’s attempts at getting a breakdown of the cost of government’s One-Village One-Dam projects. 

Posted: 13 days ago   Views: 4621
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Fisheries Minister begs Parliament for unexplained absence

Fisheries Minister, Elizabeth Naa Afoley Quaye has rendered an unqualified apology to Parliament for her absence last Thursday.

Posted: 16 days ago   Views: 2308
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Breast sucking triggers argument in Parliament

A female Parliamentarian has called on men who like sucking women’s breast to alert those women of any unusual discharge from their breasts so that they could seek immediate medical attention.

Posted: 20 days ago   Views: 3097
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Speaker threatens to deny committee chairs travel opportunities if...

Speaker of Parliament Professor Mike Aaron Oquaye has threatened to deny parliamentary committee members future travel opportunities for failure to present the house with reports on previous travel opportunities.

Posted: 23 days ago   Views: 2392
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Minority plans to summon Finance Minister over PDS ‘embarrassment’

The Minority in Parliament has announced, plans to summon the Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta to the Chamber to answer questions surrounding the cancellation of the PDS contract.

Posted: 23 days ago   Views: 1290
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Don't draw us into your issues - Parliament denies Amidu's sabotage allegations

Parliament has denied allegations by the Special Prosecutor, Martin Alamisi Amidu, that it is throwing a spanner in his works in prosecuting former Sports Minister, Mahama Ayariga.

Posted: 1 month ago   Views: 9135
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Full Report: EIU predicts NDC will lose election 2020

The latest Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) has predicted that the governing New Patriotic Party led by President Nana Akufo-Addo will retain power come the 2020 polls.

Posted: 2 months ago   Views: 21535
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Speaker urges academia to support parliament with research

The Speaker, Aaron Mike Oquaye has called on the academia and think-tanks in Ghana to support Members of Parliament with their research evidence and information to enable them to deliver on their mandate.

Posted: 2 months ago   Views: 2825
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