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Parliament resumes sitting after three week Covid-19 break

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Parliament will resume sitting today after a three-week shutdown.

The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin suspended activities of the house after 17 MPs and over 150 staff tested positive for the coronavirus.

Members and staff have been tested once again ahead of the resumption of activities in the house.

Meanwhile, despite the suspension of the house, the Appointments Committee was allowed to work and has vetted more than 30 ministerial nominees.

The Minister-nominee for Ashanti region, Simon Osei Mensah, the Minister-slated for Bono region, Justina Owusu Banahene, and the Minister-nominee for the Bono East region, Adu Gyan are to be vetted today.

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