Justice Abdulai, a private attorney, claims that instead of relying on the standing orders of Parliament, the Speaker of Parliament should have used the constitutional provisions on censure against a Minister of State. He contends that the Speaker, Alban Bagbin, violated the constitution when he used the standing orders to launch the continuing censure hearings, making the entire hearing process invalid.
Please follow me to get access to all my newly published articles. The prominent Ghanaian lawyer and the private legal practitioner had recently sparked a massive stir, debates, and arguments across all social media platforms after he boldly revealed another ‘hot’ secret as to why the Supreme Court rejected his quest to get them set aside the March 9 judgment on the voting rights of the first deputy speaker whilst presiding over proceedings in parliament.
Justice Abdulai, a Private legal practitioner and law lecturer, UPSA says Former President John Dramani Mahama should retract and apologize to the comment he made recently. He claims he was very surprised to hear such comment from a person who was once a president of the republic of Ghana.
Corruption Fight: Do Not Expect The President To Make Any Effort Beside The SP Office-Lawyer Abdulai
The fight against corruption continues to be a topical matter in the media and public space as day in and day out, there are allegations of corruption in various facets of the economy. As part of efforts to curb the soaring menace of corruption, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo-Addo swore in the Board of Governors of the Office of the Special Prosecutor in 2018, a move that would eventually lead to the establishment of the office.
In an interview with Johnnie Hughes on TV3, A private legal practitioner Mr. Abdulai took the opportunity to add his voice to the masses with regards to how the electoral process went on, on the 7th December. Mr. Abdulai described the current chair of the Commission in charge of election Jean Mensah as the cause of confusion in the country's electoral system and her tenure is worse than her predecessors. Mr. Abdulai said when Jean Mensah was the Executive Director of the Institute of Economic Affairs(IEA), she
Mr. Abdulai told CTV’s Dwabre Mu host Nana Otu Darko on Thursday, 17 March 2022 that he does not want his intentions sullied by any monetary offers. Mr. Abdulai earlier petitioned the court to declare as unconstitutional, First Deputy Speaker Joseph Osei-Owusu’s action of counting himself as one of the MPs on the floor while presiding over the proceedings of the House with the formation of a quorum for the passage of the 2022 budget, which had earlier been rejected by the minority side.
Decision-making in parliament has not been easy after the Deputy Speaker of Parliament counted himself as a member of parliament during parliamentary voting. This action caused a lot of confusion in parliament, which even led to a brawl in parliament. This case about the Deputy Speaker of Parliament ability to vote whiles presiding over parliamentary siting was sent to the supreme Court.
The Supreme Court of Ghana has interpreted that Deputy Speakers of Parliament cannot be deprived of their rights of representing their Constituencies while presiding over the business of the House of Parliament. Private legal practitioner, Justice Abdulai ran to the Supreme Court to get it to declare as unconstitutional, the conduct of the First Deputy Speaker, Joe Osei Owusu, in counting himself to form a quorum while presiding over the affairs of Parliament on November 30, 2021, in the stead of Speaker Alban Bagbin that led to the re-adoption of the 2022 budget statement and Economic Policy.
Kumasi Asante kotoko is one of the biggest clubs in the Ghana premier league, they hope to have a good season next season so they are signing more players to join their squad before the start of the season. Last season they had some challenges in terms of goalkeeping and defending so they are hoping to build a formidable defense and goalkeeping before the start of the season.
The President of the Council of Zongo Chiefs at Atwima Mpasatia in the Atwima Mponua District of Ashanti Region, Chief Abudulai Mohammed has stressed the need for the government to bring back the toll booths concept which is no more functional in the country. The chief observed that the cancellation of the toll booths has not only rendered many traders at such points jobless but it has also allegedly affected government revenue base in the country.
A private legal practitioner, justice Abdulai has decended heavily on people who sometimes judged a person's knowledge and mental capabilities by his hair (dreadlocks).
Public Representative Speaker can cast a ballot and structure part of majority for direction - High Court Source: Joseph Ackah-Blay 9 Walk 2022 11:24am First Representative Speaker, Joseph Osei-Owusu The High Court has decided that a Representative Speaker of Parliament can be counted during the arrangement of a majority for parliamentary navigation and interest in casting a ballot while directing.
Image : Justice Abdulai A private legal practitioner and plaintiff in the case that sought for the Supreme Court’s interpretation on the voting rights of Deputy Speakers of Parliament when presiding, Justice Abdulai, has delivered an unfit expression of remorse to former President John Dramani Mahama The legal advisor is alledged to have offered a few disparaging expressions against the former President after Mr Mahama advised him to look for audit over the decision of the Supreme on the voting rights of Deputy Speakers but speaking on JoyNews’ Newsfile on Saturday, March 19, 2022, Justice Abdulai denied the claims.
The leader of NDC and ex- President of Ghana, Mr. John Dramani Mahama has urged Professor Abdulai, the applicant in the case on the voting rights of Deputy Speakers presiding over parliamentary proceedings, to seek for review of the Supreme Court judgment whose full details came out last Friday.
Justice Abdulai, a private legal counsellor and petitioner in the action seeking the Supreme Court's judgement on the voting powers of Deputy Speakers of the Legislative Assembly when presiding, has issued an unequivocal apology to former President Dramani Mahama. The lawyer is accused of making insulting remarks about the former president only.
Private Legal Practitioner, Justice Abdulai has argued that, Deputy Speakers of Parliament are not ordinary members of Parliament and thus must be treated accordingly. His argument is in line with his application for review at the Supreme Court concerning the apex court’s earlier ruling that, Deputy Speakers can vote while presiding.
According to reports this morning, The Supreme Court has ruled that Honourable Joseph Owusu, the first Deputy Speaker of Parliament’s participation in voting is constitutional after dismissing the application to pronounce it unconstitutional. This ruling could go a long way to affect the passing of the controversial E-Levy.
The President of the Council of Zongo Chiefs at Mpasaatia in the Atwima Mponua District of Ashanti Region Chief Abdulai Mohammed says it would be appropriate if matters that border on the country's rice production would be entrusted into the care of the local farmers and companies to manage it.
Private Legal Practitioner, Justice Abdulai, has uncovered that the place of the Speaker of Parliament and Deputy Speakers are very much the same. Justice Abdulai noticed that the second a MP turns into a Deputy Speaker of Parliament, the person is at this point not a conventional Member of Parliament.
Oliver Barker-Vormawor, a senior member of the # FixTheCountry Movement, has been chastised by the One Ghana Movement for threatening to organize a coup d'état in Ghana. The outspoken activist's statements, according to the movement, are illegal and condemnable. In a statement released on Monday, Justice Abdulai, a member of the Movement's Management Steering Committee, stated that it is illegal for anybody to support or urge an action that tries to topple the government and the 1992 constitution directly or indirectly.