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Speaker of Parliament calls for reform to limit number of MP’s appointed as Ministers of State

The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin has cautioned President Akufo-Addo against appointing too many Members of Parliament as Ministers of State. Mr Bagbin while delivering a speech at the first business sitting of the 8th Parliament said the situation distracts...

Declaration of NPP as majority group in Parliament is abstract, cannot resolve rancor that has characterized legislature- Political analyst

Political analyst, Frederick Oduro, says declaration of the NPP as the Majority Group in parliament is not the solution to the rancour that has characterized the legislature. He said the NPP side requires absolute majority to demand greater representation since...

Speaker of parliament pledges fairness in discharge of duties despite affiliation to opposition NDC

The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin has denied claims that his affiliation with the NDC will affect the administration of his duties as Speaker of the Eighth Parliament of the Fourth Republic. Addressing the House at the second sitting yesterday,...

Speaker declares NPP caucus, Fomena MP as Majority group in Parliament

The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, has ruled that neither the NPP nor the NDC constitute a majority in the House. He however indicated that the NPP together with the independent MP for Fomena Andrew Asiamah Amoako form a...

Joe Osei Owusu condemns misconduct by some MPs in parliament

The First Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Joe Osei Owusu, has condemned the general misconduct by some members during the election of the Speaker and his two deputies. According to him, the misconduct by a few cannot be taken as general...

Eight Parliament of 4th Republic reconvenes today

The 8th Parliament of the 4th Republic will resume sitting later today. It is expected both sides of the House will deliberate on the unfortunate incidence that characterized the dissolution of the 7th Parliament as well as the election of...

Akufo-Addo calls for unity within NPP

President Akufo-Addo has called on the rank and file of the NPP to stick together to reinforce unity and maintain morale within the party. He said pointing accusing fingers at each other over the 2020 general election will be to...

We don’t mind sitting on the left- NDC Caucus

The NDC says it has no problem sitting on the left side of the Speaker when the House resumes Friday, January 15. Both the NPP and NDC have been fighting over who has the right to sit at the right...

ASEPA calls for independent probe into Muntaka’s bribery allegation

The Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA), wants an independent inquiry into a bribery allegation leveled against a Supreme Court Judge over the election of the Speaker of Parliament. The Alliance says the Supreme Court cannot be a...

GBC to broadcast live proceedings of 2020 election petition

Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC) will broadcast live proceedings of the 2020 election petition on all its networks. This was at a request made by the Chief Justice and agreed by GBC. The broadcast started Thursday, January 14.

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KATH Chief Executive commends media for support

Chief Executive Officer of the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital KATH, Dr OhenebaOwusu-Danso, has commended the media for the support they gave the hospital at...

NGO supports flood victims in the Upper East Region

The Widows and Orphans Movement, WOM an NGO, has presented assorted food items to victims of the 2020 flood disaster in three districts of...