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NPP MP Calls For The Review Of Jean Mensa's Military Attachments

The member of Parliament representing the people in the Anyaa Sowutuom constituency, Dr. Dickson Adomako Kissi, has expressed his hopes that the National Security will review the military attachments of the Electoral Commission, Madam Jean Adukwei Mensa, and remove them the same manner which they did to Right Honorable Speaker, Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin.

  5 hours ago ago
NPP MP Calls For The Review Of Jean Mensa's Military Attachments

MILITARY

Soldiers Should Not Be Part Of Bagbin’s Security Detail – National Security Ministry

The Ministry of National Security says soldiers are not supposed to form part of the security detail for the Speaker of Parliament. In a statement to clarify the withdrawal of four soldiers attached to the Office of the Speaker of Parliament by the Military High Command, the National Security Ministry said “personnel of the Ghana Armed Forces do not form part of the security detail for the Speaker and Parliament as parliamentary security support is provided by the Ghana Police Service.

  13 hours ago ago
Soldiers Should Not Be Part Of Bagbin’s Security Detail – National Security Ministry

POLITICS

It is A Plot To Place The Security Of The Speaker In Harm's Way: Elikem Kotoko Reacts To A Letter

The Office of the Chief of Staff has released a letter to the Right Honorable Speaker, Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin. The letter revealed and gave a pre-notice to the Speaker of Parliament of their intention of withdrawing the military personnel attached to the office of the speaker. See letter.

  2 days ago ago
It is A Plot To Place The Security Of The Speaker In Harm's Way: Elikem Kotoko Reacts To A Letter

POLITICS

Alban Bagbin Receives Massive Reactions After Parliamentary Service Conveys This Message From Him.

The Public Affairs Directorate of the Parliament of Ghana has conveyed a message from the Speaker of Parliament, Right Honorable Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin to Ghanaians in a letter. The letter stated that, Speaker Bagbin is grateful to Al Ghanaians who have encouraged and congratulated him as he ends his first year as Speaker.

  5 days ago ago
Alban Bagbin Receives Massive Reactions After Parliamentary Service Conveys This Message From Him.

POLITICS

Bagbin Is The Best Thing Ever To Happen To Ghana's Parliament - Mr. Mensah Thompson

8th January 2022 The founder of Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA) has eulogized the speaker of parliament Rt. Hon. Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin. According to Mr. Mensah Thompson, Mr. Bagbin is the best thing ever to have happened to the parliametary democracy of Ghana.

  9 days ago ago
Bagbin Is The Best Thing Ever To Happen To Ghana's Parliament - Mr. Mensah Thompson

POLITICS

Speaker Bagbin Finally Confesses Why He Didn't Show Up In Parliament On The Day Of The Brawl.

Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin , speaker of Parliament , has finally broken his silence on the embarrassing situation that took place in the voting of the controversial e-levy bill which generated a brawl between the minority and the majority . Addressing the issue , the speaker of the 8th parliament reavelled that he was asleep as at the time the brawl was ongoing .

  10 days ago ago
Speaker Bagbin Finally Confesses Why He Didn't Show Up In Parliament On The Day Of The Brawl.

POLITICS

What God Cannot Do, Does Not Exist: Speaker Bagbin 'Surprises' Ghanaians With These Words

The Parliament of Ghana held their festival of nine lessons and carols at the Forecourt of the Parliament house. Christmas, being a season of reconciliation, did the magic of bringing together both members of the majority and minority caucus in Parliament together. The carols night was hosted by the Member of Parliament of Ablekuma Central and Ododioodo constituency in the persons of Ursula Owusu and Okoe Vanderpuye respectively.

  1 month ago ago
What God Cannot Do, Does Not Exist: Speaker Bagbin 'Surprises' Ghanaians With These Words

POLITICS

Chairman Abronye Fires Alban Bagbin For Holding A Board Meeting At Dubai

Chairman of the New Patriotic Party in the Brong Ahafo Region, Kwame Baffoe, popularly known as Abronye has slammed the Speaker of Parliament, Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin for wasting state resources on board meetings in Dubai. Reacting to the e-levy which government intends to finance its intended expenditure, Chairman Abronye explained that between the NDC and NPP, the NPP has proven itself to be a better manager of taxes.

  29 days ago ago
Chairman Abronye Fires Alban Bagbin For Holding A Board Meeting At Dubai

POLITICS

You're Supposed To Be Impartial Referee, You Can't Just Walk In To Vote - Bentil Tells Speaker

Ghanaian legal practitioner and vice President of renowned Think Tank, IMANI center for policy and education, Kofi Bentil has called out on the speaker of parliament for being one of the reasons for the fight that arose in parliament yesterday. Yesterday parliament was once again thrown into chaos as usual with some of the prominent Members Of parliament and Ministers receiving slaps in the house.

  27 days ago ago
You're Supposed To Be Impartial Referee, You Can't Just Walk In To Vote - Bentil Tells Speaker

POLITICS

#2022BUDGET - I'll Plead With You All To Accept The Request; Bagbin Pleads With MPs As They Break.

As I witnessed the Parliament proceedings on Facebook live, It was an interesting scene when Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin pleaded with MPs to go on a simple break. His request was nearly rejected. Speaker of Parliament Right Honorable Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin declared a 30 minutes break for the members of Parliament.

  1 month ago ago
#2022BUDGET - I'll Plead With You All To Accept The Request; Bagbin Pleads With MPs As They Break.

POLITICS

It's Too Colonial; We Fully Support You To Drop The Cloak - Bagbin Told.

The African Centre for Parliamentary Affairs (ACEPA) has thrown their unflinching support to the speaker of Parliament Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin in his decision to drop the wearing of parliamentary cloak. According The African Centre For Parliamentary Affairs, wearing of cloaks is too colonial. They centred their argument on fact that, when you travel to other neighbouring countries, speakers of Parliament wear normal clothes.

  15 days ago ago
It's Too Colonial; We Fully Support You To Drop The Cloak - Bagbin Told.

POLITICS

Away... He Is Not Bagbin: Another Chaos Ensued In Parliament By The Minority

The Minority Caucus in the 8th Parliament of the Fourth Republic have staged another chaos in the House after the First Deputy Speaker, Hon. Joseph Osei Owusu has overruled a motion filed by the Minority to overturn the approved 2022 Budget Statement and Economic Policy previously disapproved by them, but later approved by the Majority Caucus.

  1 month ago ago
Away... He Is Not Bagbin: Another Chaos Ensued In Parliament By The Minority

POLITICS

I'm Not Against Anyone; I Stand With Ghanaians ‐ Alban Bagbin Speaks

The Speaker of Parliament, Right Honorable Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin has said that his outfit has never done anything whatsoever against the executive arm of government which is the Akufo-Addo/Bawumia led NPP administration since his assumption of office in January, 2021. Speaking to the Press on Monday, Alban Bagbin who is also the head of the Legislative arm of government, said that he is well aware of his position to make, or unmask laws and to approve government policy proposals and expenditures, and thus has no business thwarting any well thought-through and generally acceptable agenda of the executive arm presented to the House.

  13 days ago ago
I'm Not Against Anyone; I Stand With Ghanaians ‐ Alban Bagbin Speaks

POLITICS

Alban Bagbin Receives Massive Reactions As He Drops This Message To The NPP About The 2024 Election

Speaker of Parliament, Right Honorable Speaker Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin, has finally broken his silence and sent a bold message to the ruling New Patriotic Party about the controversial e-levy bill. He confirmed that his absence on the night when the fight broke was because he was not feeling well.

  24 days ago ago
Alban Bagbin Receives Massive Reactions As He Drops This Message To The NPP About The 2024 Election

POLITICS

NPP Must Stop Attacking Me If They Want Consensus ‐ Alban Bagbin Warns

The Speaker of Ghana's eighth Parliament in the Fourth Republic, Right Honorable Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin has issued personal warnings to the Majority Caucus and some other members of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) about personal attacks his outfit has been receiving from them over the recent Parliament impasse.

  15 days ago ago
NPP Must Stop Attacking Me If They Want Consensus ‐ Alban Bagbin Warns

POLITICS

Alban Bagbin Boldly Sends Another ‘Strong’ Message To Finance Minister over 2022 budget

Please like, comment and follow me for more updates. The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin, has informed the finance minister, Ken Ofori Atta to present the revised budget for 2022 to Parliament. While addressing Parliament on Thursday, 16th December,2021, the Speaker clearly stated that the revisions captured in a letter presented to him by the finance minister were only “indication of intent” and must be officially presented to the House.

  1 month ago ago
Alban Bagbin Boldly Sends Another ‘Strong’ Message To Finance Minister over 2022 budget

POLITICS

NDC Executive Replies Afenyo Markins And The Other NPP MPs On The Whereabouts Of Alban Yesterday

Speaking to the press on behalf of the Majority Caucus in Parliament, Afenyo Markins questioned the whereabouts of the Speaker of Parliament, Right Honorable Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin when he was needed the most. Many concluded that it was one of the grand schemes of the National Democratic Congress to frustrate government business.

  27 days ago ago
NDC Executive Replies Afenyo Markins And The Other NPP MPs On The Whereabouts Of Alban Yesterday

POLITICS

Don't Blame The Speaker, Blame Yourselves And Your National Executives - Nii Teiko To NPP Members

Presidential Staffer, Nii Teiko Tagoe has said that the speaker of parliament, Hon Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin and the Minority caucus should not be blamed for what is happening in Ghana, but the Constituency chairmen, Regional Chairmen and some Regional Ministers. According to him, some of these party bigwigs decided to campaign against their own parliamentary candidates because their preferred aspirants lost the parliamentary primaries causing them to lose those seats.

  1 month ago ago
Don't Blame The Speaker, Blame Yourselves And Your National Executives - Nii Teiko To NPP Members

POLITICS

2022 Budget approved without Minority in parliament

Parliament today, November 30, 2021 has approved the 2022 budget presented by the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta. The budget which was rejected days ago in parliament under the watch of Speaker of Parliament, Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin has been approved by parliament without Minority. The Minority as reported earlier refused to enter parliament to discuss the budget.

  1 month ago ago
2022 Budget approved without Minority in parliament

POLITICS

I Will Never Sit And Watch Gov't To Frustrate Parliament In It's Lawful Duty - Speaker Declares

The speaker of parliament, Alban Sumani Bagbin has said that he will do everything in his power as the speaker to resist the government's attempt to obstruct or frustrate parliament in its lawful duties. His declaration comes after the brouhaha surrounding the rejection of the 2022 budget presented to parliament by the finance minister.

  1 month ago ago
I Will Never Sit And Watch Gov't To Frustrate Parliament In It's Lawful Duty - Speaker Declares