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They have seen wisdom in engagement- Deputy Minority Whip

By Lilian Owusu-Mensah Member of Parliament for Banda and first Deputy Minority whip, Hon Ibrahim Ahmed has stated that the majority caucus in parliament are now seeing the wisdom in their stance on the E- levy. The statement was made on...

E-Levy Bill not on Parliament’s Agenda this week – Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu

By Bubu Klinogo Contrary to public expectations, the controversial E-levy Bill will not be on the agenda for this week as Parliament reconvened January 25, 2022 to commence the first meeting of the second session of the 8th Parliament. The House...

Police take over Parliament as Group matches against E-Levy

By Edzorna Francis Mensah Ghana Police has deployed more armed men in uniform to Parliament House to maintain law and order as group threatened to storm the House over E-Levy passage. The police are visible particularly, at the ceremonial gate, opposite...

We care for the people of Ghana – Second Deputy Majority leader

By: Benedicta Konadu The Second Deputy Majority Whip, Habib Iddrisu has stated that, the NPP government cares about Ghanaians hence replacing tollbooth taxing with the E- Levy. Speaking on the GTV Breakfast Show, Mr. Iddrisu said the New Patriotic Party, NPP,...

Dr. Rasheed Draman calls for cool heads and consensus, as Parliament resumes Tuesday

The Second Session of the 8th Parliament is expected to resume Tuesday, January 25, 2022. High on the agenda is the E-levy which is expected to be laid before the House again when it resumes. Chaos erupted in Parliament during the...

Vice President Bawumia in New York for UN Security Council Meeting

By: Mercy Darko  The Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, left Accra, Ghana for New York, United States of America on Saturday January 22, 2022. Ahead of meetings with senior officials of the United Nations, Dr Bawumia will deliver, on behalf of...

Appiatse Explosion is pure negligence- Women’s Organiser Hopeful

By Benedicta Konadu The National Patriotic Party's National Women's Organizer Hopeful, Ellen Ama Daaku, has attributed the cause of the accident at Appiatse to ''sheer negligence''. According to her, the truck should have been accompanied by an Escort and the Fire...

Avoid further complications in Parliament- Dr. Rasheed Draman

By Adiza Bawa The Minority in Parliament and the Ghana Armed Forces have in the last few days been on a "collision course" over the withdrawal of military personnel from the Speaker's security detail. The Minority has described the action as...

Leave me out of Media Discourse on military protection- Professor Mike Ocquaye

Former Speaker of Parliament, Professor Aaron Michael Oquaye, has refuted allegations that he was given military protection while he was Speaker of the 7th Parliament of the 4th Republic. A statement signed by the former Speaker said such stories are...

Minority in Parliament criticises withdrawal of Speaker Bagbin’s military detail

By Bubu Klinogo The Minority in Parliament says it is saddened and strongly denounces the withdrawal of the military detail attached to the office of the Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin with effect from the 14th of January, 2022. This is...

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By Rebecca Ekpe From a traditional Aristocratic wear, a colonial heritage to a traditional look, a replica of an African King. Call him ''Togbe'', ''King'',...

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