New Regions debate: Minority walks out of Parliament

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

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.

OccupyGhana educates NPP MP on Right to Information Bill

Pressure group OccupyGhana has described as backward, fears expressed by an MP with the governing party that passage of the RTI Bill will destabilise governance.

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Speaker to name, shame MPs who are always late

Members of Parliament who are perennial latecomers to the House will soon be exposed as leadership prepares to install clock-in devices.

Posted: 5 days ago   Views: 6204
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Office of Special Prosecutor: L.I. reaches Parliament – Gov't claims

Deputy Chief of Staff, Abu Jinapor, has said the Legislative Instrument that will give teeth to the Office of the Special Prosecutor has reached Parliament.

Posted: 5 days ago   Views: 7722
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All corruption allegations against my appointees were investigated - Akufo-Addo

President Akufo-Addo has said so far, all allegations of corruption levelled against his appointees have been investigated by independent institutions mandated to carry out such investigations.

Posted: 10 days ago   Views: 7481
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Transport minister summoned to Parliament over Highway carnage

Transport Minister Kweku Ofori Asiamah is expected in Parliament to explain steps taken to reduce fatalities on the country’s highways following media reports of an escalation.

Posted: 12 days ago   Views: 6131
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Those who generate information with your taxes don’t want you to have it? - Lawyer

Samson Lardy has expressed shock at excuses given by some leading NPP MPs over their failure to pass arguably Ghana’s oldest bill, the Right to Information Bill.

Posted: 12 days ago   Views: 6836
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Plans to ’reshuffle’ Parliament Committees hit snag as MPs protest

Plans by Parliament to reshuffle members on the various Committees in the House have failed as Members of Parliament protest the arrangement.

Posted: 17 days ago   Views: 9314
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Don't pressurise Parliament over RTI Bill - Majority leader

The Majority Leader in Parliament 0sei Kyei Mensah-Bonsu, has appealed to civil society organisations not to pressure Parliament to pass the Right to Information (RTI) Bill. 

Posted: 18 days ago   Views: 6921
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Power agreements: Minority rebuts Akufo-Addo's $7billion savings claim

The Minority in Parliament is disputing claims by President Akufo Addo that his administration has saved the country $7 billion after it renegotiated power deals signed by the Mahama Administration.

Posted: 1 month ago   Views: 10745
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If you play dirty, you’ll get it in equal measure - Mahama fires at Bawumia

The Office of John Mahama has resolved to respond in equal measure to any attack by Vice President, Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia, on the person of the former President. 

Posted: 1 month ago   Views: 32360
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Kennedy Agyapong, Sam George bury hatchet; recalled GIBA meeting fruitful

A disagreement between Parliament’s Communications Committee Chairman and a member of the Committee has been resolved and the outcome of the meeting has been fruitful.

Posted: 2 months ago   Views: 10558
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