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NPP MPs stage walkout as Parliament decides Vote of censure: against Ken Ofori-Atta

By: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) Members of Parliament of Parliament have staged a walkout as Parliament votes to decide the fate of the Finance Minister, Mr. Ken Ofori-Atta after the debate on the report of the censure motion. The...

Freeze on employment, Finance Minister announces

By: Edzorna Francis Mensah The Minister of Finance has announced a freeze on Public Sector Employment beginning in 2023 as part of the policy measures to stabilize the economy. The Minister, Ken Ofori Atta at the Budget presentation for year ending...

2023 Budget Statement: Fuel Allocations to Political Appointees Reduced by 50%

By: Roberta Modin Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta has in the 2023 Budget Statement directed a fifty percent reduction in fuel allocations to all political appointees effective January 2023. Speaking in Parliament, the Finance Minister stated that the directive is a step...

Finance Minister to present Budget Statement and Economic Policy on Nov. 24

By: Edzorna Francis Mensah The Business Committee of Parliament has scheduled to receive the Minister responsible for Finance to present to the House the Budget Statement and Economic Policy of the Government of Ghana for the year ending 31st December...

Motion of Censure uncalled for; I have better managed the public purse- Ken Ofori-Atta

By: Clifford Okyere In his address to the Ad-hoc Committee, the Minister of Finance said in denial of accusations leveled against him of economic mismanagement that, he did not manage the economy recklessly as the proponent of the Motion of...

Funds for National Cathedral are legitimate- Ken Ofori-Atta

By: Clifford Okyere Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta, says he has not taken any money from the contingency fund for the construction of the National Cathedral refuting what the Minority in Parliament is accusing him of for the motion of...

2023 Budget to be presented on November, 24

By: Augustus Acquaye The Majority Chief Whip Frank Annor Dompreh has reiterated that the 2023 budget will be presented on Thursday, November 24. The ensuing debate will be on Tuesday, November 29. Mr. Dompreh made this known when he presented the...

Funding for National Cathedral came from Contingency Vault and not Contingency Fund – Ken Ofori-Atta clears air

By: Henrietta Afful Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta says he has not withdrawn funds from the Contingency Fund for the President's National Cathedral project. Addressing members of the Ad hoc committee in Parliament House today, November 18, 2022, the Finance Minister indicated...

Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta to appear before Ad-hoc Committee

By: Clifford Okyere Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta, is expected to appear before the eight-member Ad-hoc committee of Parliament probing a Censure motion against him. Leader of the Minority in Parliament Haruna Iddrisu filed a motion for a vote of Censure against...

Public Hearing of Motion of Censure Against Ken Ofori Atta: My Client deserves fair hearing- Gabby Okyere Darko

By: Alex Adi & Augustus Acquaye The Ad-hoc Committee constituted to probe the veracity or otherwise of the allegations made by the Minority in Parliament per their motion of censure, against the finance minister has begun public sittings on the...

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