Social media has been set ablaze after photos of the speaker of Parliament, Rt Hon Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin together with some MPs stormed the funeral ceremony of the Minister for Parliamentary Affairs and the MP for Suame Constituency, Hon Kyei Mensah Bonsu's sister was passed away after short illness.
Politics in Ghana has now turned into something else. Currently, politicians see the field of politics as a lucrative business venture. Thus, they do everything possible to be elected into power. Hypocrisy is one key feature they exhibit during campaign periods. Consequently, their approach to citizens change immediately they obtain power.
Rt.. Honourable Alban Bagbin-the Speaker of Parliament- has denied any complicity in the re-scheduling of the question regarding the cost of President Addo’s recent travels to France, Belgium and South Africa. Speaking on the floor of parliament, Speaker Alban Bagbin stated that; “Let me disagree with what has been put on social media, that the honourable speaker rejected the questions.
It is one day that many Ghanaians had been anticipating. It can be recalled that Okudzeto Ablakwa raised serious questions about why President Akufo-Addo made travels with a private jet that cost the country about GHS2.8 million for 23 hours. Ever since the revelation, Ghanaians have been asking the president to explain why he made such a choice in the presence of heavy taxes on the populace.
Ghanaian politicians have shown massive love to their colleague, Osei Kyei Mensah Bonsu to mourn with him for his loss. Death is inevitable and when one dies, as usual of Ghanaians, people come together to mourn with the bereaved families regardless of our differences. Yesterday, the majority leader of parliament, Osei Kyei Mensah Bonsu performed the final funeral rites of his sister who passed away some few months ago after a very short illness.
The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin this morning as Parliament duties started briefed the house on an anomaly that had been corrected and need attention. According to the Speaker, the House has special rights which should not be trampled upon. He noted that the Legislature is expected to carry out its functions without any hindrances.
Parliament resumed today, Thursday, June 10, 2021 for the 11th sitting of the 2nd meeting of the 1st Session of the 8th Parliament. The session began with the adoption of agreements admitted the previous day. After that some ministers were expected to present some papers to the House.
Photos Of Alban Bagbin, Chief Imam, Haruna Iddrisu and Muntaka Defying COVID-19 Protocol Goes Viral.
Due to the rate at which the Corona virus spreads, governments of different countries were forced to introduce certain mandatory protocols to reduce the rate of spread; COVID-19 protocols. The government of Ghana was no exception. Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo Addo, the president of Ghana, gave a set of protocols which Ghanaians were mandated to obey; wearing of nose mask, practice of social distancing protocol, ban on the attendance of certain events or facilities among others.
The National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament for North Tongu, in the Volta Region, (Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa), has expressed his joy in joining Rt. Honourable Alban Bagbin (Speaker of Parliament of Ghana); to host some members of the Wisconsin branch of the Tertiary Students Confederacy (TESCON), the student wing of the New Patriotic Party (NPP).
Parliament Of Ghana has disclosed that some parents of Achimota Preparatory and junior high school today, 2nd June, 2021 has petitioned the speaker of Parliament, Hon RT Kingsford Asumana Alban Bagbin to help them and he has assured them that he will present their petition to the floor of parliament for further discussion.
The speaker of Parliament Right Honorable Alban Sumani Bagbin has made a loadable remarks on Ghana's educational systems and its frameworks. The speaker cited that the educational system of the country only focus on the development of students or pupils mental state to the neglect on some key areas that will serve as a drive for the country's development, which is the creativity aspect of education.
Honourable Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa (the National Democratic Congress-NDC), Member of Parliament for North Tongu, in the Volta Region, has made some comparison between former Speaker- Prof. Aaron Mike Oquaye, and the current Speaker-Rt. Honourable Alban. According to him, comparing the performance of the former Speaker Mike Ocquaye to that of Speaker Alban Bagbin, it can be realized that, current Speaker Alban Bagbin, has proven to be more accommodating to the two sides of the house than Professor Mike Ocquaye.
Great people remain great people. Majority of the great personalities we know had a humble and poor beginnings. Shock, surprise and marvel are the right expressions on the faces of people whenever the background and history of famous personalities pops up. The picture of Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin has popped up which has caused massive stir online.
The Legislator for the North Tongu Constituency, Hon Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has urged Ghanaians to ignore claims that the Speaker of Parliament, Rt Hon Alban Bagbin has rejected his question on what he called the "profligate luxury travels" by Akufo-Addo. Hon Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa recently filed a question in Parliament concerning the recent trip by the president to France, Belgium and South Africa respectively.
The lawmaker for North Tongu constituency Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has asked the public to disregard claims that the Speaker of Parliament, Mr. Alban Bagbin has rejected his question he filed on the floor of parliament regarding the travel expenses of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on his trip to France, Belgium, and South Africa respectively.
The government to plant five million trees today day across the country as an initial programme under its Green Ghana Project. The trees are scheduled to be planted on June 11, today and Ghanaians would be mobilised to plant trees on the day and nurture them to maturity as a way of contributing to the preservation of the environment.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo , in accordance with Article 76(1) of the 1992 Constitution has released the list of cabinet ministers to the Speaker of Parliament,Alban Bagbin. The list which is a 19 member cabinet excluded the names of seasoned members such as Albert Kan-Dapaah, national security minister the minister of communications and digitalisation, Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, and Kwasi Amoako-Atta, roads and highways minister.
Member of the 8th Parliament representing the Asante- Akim North Constituency on the ticket of the New Patriotic Party Lawyer Andy Kwame Appiah- Kubi has vowed to vote for satan if he stands for Speaker of Parliament. The legal practitioner and a leading member of the ruling New Patriotic Party said he would on any other day cast his vote for satan if he decides to contest for speaker of Parliament.
The member of Parliament for North Tongu constituency, Hon Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has stated that he got an opportunity to join speaker of Parliament, Hon RT Kingsford Asumana Alban Bagbin to received Christian council of Ghana during a close meeting they have held and it was so exciting and he prayed that may the two institutions partnership grow stronger as they move forward in the country.
The Speaker of Ghana’s 8th Parliament Rt. Honourabe Alban Bagbin has advised women and the youth in the country to stop watching foreign telenovelas. In his comments, Rt. Hon. Alban Bagbin said: “These days, I have been talking to a lot of women to stop watching those telenovelas, because they are corrupting them to the extent that their husbands may no longer know them”.