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JUSTICE

“Supreme Court shall continue to treat our e-Levy case without any sense of urgency” - Ablakwa

The Supreme Court has been fingered in the 2023 forecasts as outlined by Member of Parliament for South Tongu, Samuel Okudjeto Ablakwa. According to the legislator, the posture of the Apex Court in the matter relating to their petition about the procedure for passing the Electronic Levy (E-Levy) has raised serious concerns.

  1 month ago ago
“Supreme Court shall continue to treat our e-Levy case without any sense of urgency” - Ablakwa

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Public resistance to Debt Exchange Programme to affect IMF negations - MP

Member of Parliament for South Tongu, Samuel Okudjeto Ablakwa, has hinted that public agitations in respect of the Debt Exchange Programme, proposed by the government, will plunge the economy into a more calamitous situation. According to him, the resistance which has greeted the programme will subsequently affect the ongoing International Monetary Fund (IMF) negotiations to secure a board approval after having secured a Staff Level Agreement (SLA) in December 2022 for a 3 billion USD support.

  1 month ago ago
Public resistance to Debt Exchange Programme to affect IMF negations - MP

TRAVEL

Broke Ghana should know its needs; we've impeded plan to open new consulates abroad

With that in mind, he said, the resistance legislators have effectively hindered an arrangement by the public authority to destroy the Accra Global Meeting Place (AICC) and build new one at an expense of €116million. Likewise, he added, a move by the public authority to open new international safe havens abroad has been dismissed.

  1 month ago ago
Broke Ghana should know its needs; we've impeded plan to open new consulates abroad

POLITICS

Akufo-Addo Should Stop ‘Begging’ The Soldiers And Rather Fix The Country – NDC MP Boldly Speaks

President Akufo-Addo has for some weeks now been on a tour in some parts of the country. He has been seen commissioning projects and cutting sods for new projects. One of the interesting thing about the tours of the president has been some of the commentaries he has been making on certain issues affecting the country.

  3 months ago ago
Akufo-Addo Should Stop ‘Begging’ The Soldiers And Rather Fix The Country – NDC MP Boldly Speaks

POLITICS

I Can Say Without Fear That The President's Jet Was Used That Day – Ablakwa ‘Spits Out’ Bitter Truth

Okudzeto Ablakwa, the MP for North Tongu and Ranking Member of the Finance Committee has once again come out with another revelation regarding the travels of the president. Okudzeto Ablakwa has been one of the vociferous critics of President Akufo-Addo. He has criticized the use of extravagant jets while the Presidential jet sits unused.

  5 months ago ago
I Can Say Without Fear That The President's Jet Was Used That Day – Ablakwa ‘Spits Out’ Bitter Truth

POLITICS

We collapsed the SDI Secretariat at the Presidency - Ablakwa

Member of parliament for South Tongu and Ranking Member on Foreign Affairs Committee of Parliament, Samuel Okudjeto Ablakwa is worried about government’s approach to business considering the economic situation that has saddled the country. The Legislator revealed that it took both the Majority and the Minority side in parliament to scrap off an allocation of 6 billion Ghana Cedis appropriated to the Special Development Initiative Secretariat at the presidency.

  24 days ago ago
We collapsed the SDI Secretariat at the Presidency - Ablakwa

RELIGION

Okudzeto finally drops ‘Mother of all Cathedral Scandals

North Tongu Member of Parliament, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has dropped the ‘Mother of all Cathedral Scandals’ as promised over the weekend. North Tongu Member of Parliament, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has dropped the ‘Mother of all Cathedral Scandals’ as promised over the weekend. The MP had said on TV3’s the KeyPoints Saturday, January 14, 2023, that he was going to make an exposé on the National Cathedral which is going to shock many Ghanaians.

  21 days ago ago
Okudzeto finally drops ‘Mother of all Cathedral Scandals

CAREER-JOBS

You’re Stifling Career Progression Of The Ghanaian Youth – Akufo-Addo Told

Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has urged President Akufo-Addo to stop extending contracts of retirees in the public service. Such a phenomenon, he says, is stifling the career progression of the youth in Ghana who are struggling for opportunities in the country.

  3 months ago ago
You’re Stifling Career Progression Of The Ghanaian Youth – Akufo-Addo Told

POLITICS

Okudzeto Ablakwa Exposes Gov’t Over Aisha Huang’s Purported Deportation

Ranking Member of the Parliamentary Select Committee on Foreign Affairs, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has made some damning revelations about the purported deportation of Chinese national Aisha Huang out of Ghana four years ago. Aisha Huang, the illegal mining kingpin, was rearrested and remanded in custody by an Accra Circuit Court last week after she sneaked back into Ghana.

  4 months ago ago
Okudzeto Ablakwa Exposes Gov’t Over Aisha Huang’s Purported Deportation

POLITICS

Huang Can Never Be Our In-law. Where Is Her First Husband Called Anthony Fabian? Ablakwa Asks

The member of parliament for North Tongu constituency, honourable Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has questioned the legal team of Aisha Huang to provide the details of her first husband Anthony Fabian. In reaction to the latest assertion by her legal team that Huang is married to a Ghanaian, Okudzeto Ablakwa bemoaned how she used the same tactics decades ago providing false non-existent husband called Anthony Fabian.

  4 months ago ago
Huang Can Never Be Our In-law. Where Is Her First Husband Called Anthony Fabian? Ablakwa Asks

CAREER-JOBS

Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa Secure Jobs For NaBCo Trainees In North Tongu

Member of Parliament (MP) for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has secured jobs for beneficiaries of the Nation Builders Corps (NaBCo) posted to serve in his Constituency in the Volta Region. The NaBCo programme ends today, September 1, 2022, but Mr Ablakwa has proactively negotiated a deal with the Chinese company, Sinostone Bioethanol Manufacturing Limited, to employ all 97 personnel sent to the North Tongu area.

  5 months ago ago
Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa Secure Jobs For NaBCo Trainees In North Tongu

POLITICS

Ghana Parliament Rejects Foreign Ministry's €116m budget for redevelopment of AICC

It appears that the Ministry for Foreign Affairs in [Country] has had its plan to raise €116 million for the reconstruction of the Accra International Conference Center (AICC) rejected by Parliament. According to the Ranking Member on the Foreign Affairs Committee, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, the project was not seen as a necessity in the current economic climate and was not listed among the essential projects for the Ministry in 2023.

  1 month ago ago
Ghana Parliament Rejects Foreign Ministry's €116m budget for redevelopment of AICC

POLITICS

Ablakwa Searches And Finds The Oldest Woman In North Tongu; What Happened Is Priceless

There is this wise African saying that old people are library of wisdom and if we want such knowledge, we have to get closer to them as most of such knowledge is passed down orally. The member of parliament for North Tongu constituency, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa took advantage of this advice and started a manhunt for the oldest woman in his Constituency.

  4 months ago ago
Ablakwa Searches And Finds The Oldest Woman In North Tongu; What Happened Is Priceless

POLITICS

Ofori-Atta censure committee proceedings should be broadcast live - Okudzeto Ablakwa.

A member of the special committee set up to look into the claims against the Finance Minister brought by the Minority says he would seek for live television coverage of the proceedings. At the Committee's first meeting today, Friday, November 11, Mr. Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa said he will fervently campaign for this.

  2 months ago ago
Ofori-Atta censure committee proceedings should be broadcast live - Okudzeto Ablakwa.

POLITICS

Aisha Huang Works With Only NPP Lawyers - Okudzeto Ablakwa

Samuel Okudzeto Ablawkwa, Member of Parliament for North Tongu has observed that there is a close relationship between illegal small-scale miner Aisha Huang and lawyers of the New Patriotic Party (NPP). He pointed out that the four people standing trial with Aisha Hung in a case at the Accra Circuit Court are being represented by past NPP chairman Freddie Blay.

  3 months ago ago
Aisha Huang Works With Only NPP Lawyers - Okudzeto Ablakwa

POLITICS

Ablakwa Does The ‘Unexpected’ As He Secures Employment For All NABCo Personnel In His Constituency

One of the many flagship programmes of Akufo-Addo before the 2016 elections was the NABCo programme. Indeed, the president immediately he took power enrolled a number of unemployed graduates on this programme. The programme has sectors in health, education, agriculture. However, few years later, problems began to develop.

  5 months ago ago
Ablakwa Does The ‘Unexpected’ As He Secures Employment For All NABCo Personnel In His Constituency

POLITICS

Just as Kwasi Kwarteng, Ofori Atta should also be sacked – Ablakwa

Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, a member of parliament for North Tongu, wants Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta fired, just as Kwasi Kwarteng, his British counterpart, was fired by Prime Minister Mary Elizabeth Truss. On Friday, October 14, Mr. Kwarteng was fired amid rumored financial market turmoil brought on by the government's tax cuts.

  3 months ago ago
Just as Kwasi Kwarteng, Ofori Atta should also be sacked – Ablakwa

POLITICS

Aisha Huang should be held accountable for misleading Immigration with a "fake" Ghanaian husband

The infamous galamsey queen, Aisha Huang, is accused of obtaining a phony male Ghanaian passport illegally and using it to deceive immigration officials in order to prolong her stay in Ghana, according to North Tongu Member of Parliament (MP) Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa. The fiction that Aisha Huang is married to a Ghanaian is not new, claims Ablakwa, as she deceived Ghanaian immigration officials ten years ago by claiming to have wed a Ghanaian named Anthony Fabian at a wedding in China.

  4 months ago ago
Aisha Huang should be held accountable for misleading Immigration with a

POLITICS

'KT Hammond Terribly wrong' on youth aren't fit to lead claim' - Ablakwa

The Individual from Parliament (MP) for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has responded to remarks by individual administrator Kobina Tahir Hammond who recommended that the adolescent were not fit to lead. Hammond, 62, responding to the sneering of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo finally Saturday's Worldwide Resident Celebration said the adolescent were not sufficiently knowledgable to lead the country.

  4 months ago ago
'KT Hammond Terribly wrong' on youth aren't fit to lead claim' - Ablakwa

POLITICS

Hon. Okudzeto Abolishes Medical Examination Fees For Rape Victims And Others In His Constituency

The practice of rape and other victims of sexual offences being required to pay for police medical forms and medical examinations in fulfilment of requirement for the Police initiating investigations into such crimes, is considered a worrisome one by most gender activists and some Ghanaians, who have called for abolishment of such practices.

  5 months ago ago
Hon. Okudzeto Abolishes Medical Examination Fees For Rape Victims And Others In His Constituency