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I Have Not Banned MPs From Using Their Mobile Phones In Parliament - Aban Bagbin

The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, has refuted claims that he has banned the use of mobile phones in the gallery of chambers as part of enhanced security measures. This statement comes after a publication in the Daily Guide newspaper alleged that the Speaker of Parliament had put out a directive to ban Members of Parliament from using mobile phones in the House to ensure security measures.

  2 months ago ago
I Have Not Banned MPs From Using Their Mobile Phones In Parliament - Aban Bagbin

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Fuel prices have risen even again; diesel now costs GH¢23.49, while gasoline costs GH¢17.99.

Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin, the Speaker of Parliament, has encouraged Ghanaians to blame Parliament if the country's democracy is weak. According to Speaker Bagbin, despite the public and media outcry, the push for impeachment of ineffective cabinet members has a significant impact on the legislative.

  2 months ago ago
Fuel prices have risen even again; diesel now costs GH¢23.49, while gasoline costs GH¢17.99.

POLITICS

Bagbin Receives Massive Reactions After He "Stormed" The National Buffer Stock Company Unannounced

One of the unforgettable memories of the The Late John Evans Atta Mills as President was the moment when he stormed the Tema Harbour unannounced just to see for himself and confirm the rumors he heard about corruption and bribery scandals that took place over there then. Atta Mills set that precedence and today, Speaker of Parliament, Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin, followed suite, but not with the capacity and intention Atta Mills had.

  7 months ago ago
Bagbin Receives Massive Reactions After He

POLITICS

Formal Directives From Me Cannot Be Questioned, Kindly Take Your Seat – Bagbin Tells NPP MP

Speaker Bagbin today, Tuesday, July 12, 2022, Speaker Alban Bagbin merged 5 committees of 5 different ministries to form an ad hoc committee and investigate the issues and challenges of the school feeding programme. The programme has received recent attention for a plethora of problems that has beset it.

  6 months ago ago
Formal Directives From Me Cannot Be Questioned, Kindly Take Your Seat – Bagbin Tells NPP MP

POLITICS

Parliament Mourns: Barima Kwame Nkyi XII Goes Home

The family of the late Paramount Chief, Barima Kwame Nkyi XII of Assin Apimanim Traditional Area has officially informed the Rt. Hon. Speaker of Parliament Alban Suamana Bagbin of his demise in Parliament today. Speaker Bagbin, receiving the delegation, expressed his condolences to the bereaved family and the people of the Assin Apimanim Traditional Area.

  3 months ago ago
Parliament Mourns: Barima Kwame Nkyi XII Goes Home

POLITICS

Alban Bagbin Does The ‘Unexpected’ And Merges 5 Committees To Investigate This Urgent Issue

Economies around the world are tumbling and Ghana has been no exception. Indeed, the government of Ghana which had initially resisted calls to seek assistance from the IMF has made a U-Turn and now in negotiations with the International Monetary Fund to rebuild the economy of Ghana. Aside the issues affecting the economy are labor agitations and issues with school feeding.

  6 months ago ago
Alban Bagbin Does The ‘Unexpected’ And Merges 5 Committees To Investigate This Urgent Issue

POLITICS

We Have Failed As A People On The Continent: Rt. Hon. Speaker Alban Bagbin Woefully Laments

The Rt. Hon. Speaker Alban Bagbin has urged Diplomatic Groups and Leaders on the African continent to embrace inter-continental trade to bring added benefits and boost interpersonal trade and interactions. Mr. Speaker said this when the Namibian Ambassador to Ghana, Her Excellency Selma Ashipala-Musavyi paid a courtesy call on him on him in Parliament.

  4 months ago ago
We Have Failed As A People On The Continent: Rt. Hon. Speaker Alban Bagbin Woefully Laments

POLITICS

Bagbin Is Not Being Bias But Working Very Hard- Allegations Against Speaker Sparks Controversies

Alban Bagbin has been given many names by members of the new patriotic party especially. Because of his political background, people assume that he is being biased with some actions of government and on members of the majority caucuses. But this has not been the case according to many who are in support of the speaker

  7 months ago ago
Bagbin Is Not Being Bias But Working Very Hard- Allegations Against Speaker Sparks Controversies

POLITICS

[This Is Huge] Speaker Bagbin Spreads His Love Once Again As He Gives Back On His Birthday

Rt. Hon. Speaker Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin has urged parents to raise their wards on God-fearing tenets because children are blessings from God. The Speaker, together with his family, some Members and Staff of Parliament, and other dignitaries, including the National Chairman of the NDC, was at the Catholic Action for Street Children where he spent the day on Saturday to mark his 65th birthday with residents of the CAC at Adjei Kojo near Ashiaman in the Great Accra region.

  4 months ago ago
[This Is Huge] Speaker Bagbin Spreads His Love Once Again As He Gives Back On His Birthday

POLITICS

Parliament: Adwoa Safo's Case Is Decided By Speaker Alban Bagbin.

Regarding Speaker Alban Bagbin's decision in the instance of Adwoa Safo's absenteeism, the Majority in Parliament has filed a petition with the Supreme Court. The Speaker's decision not to automatically trigger the procedure in the declaration of Dome-Kwabenya seat empty is being contested in the unfiled Writ Sulemana Adamu Sanid, the plaintiff vs.

  3 months ago ago
Parliament: Adwoa Safo's Case Is Decided By Speaker Alban Bagbin.

JUSTICE

I Will Not Sit And Watch NDC ‘Propagandists’ To ‘Destroy’ Bagbin – Maurice Ampaw Boldly Reveals

Over the weekend news broke that Alban Bagbin had quit the Ghana Bar Association. This according to information was revealed when members of the Law Society of Ghana visited him. The Speaker was rumored to have said that the Ghana Bar Association had become problematic because of the partisan nature it has taken.

  4 months ago ago
I Will Not Sit And Watch NDC ‘Propagandists’ To ‘Destroy’ Bagbin – Maurice Ampaw Boldly Reveals

POLITICS

Speaker Bagbin is becoming a tyrant- Hon Mutaka

The Minority Chief Whip Hon. Mutaka Mubarack called speaker Bagbin a tyrant in his latest interview on Joy News with Evan Mensah. The Member of Parliament said even though the speaker is one of his favourite speaker he has ever served with, he thinks the speaker is becoming a tyrant.

  1 month ago ago
Speaker Bagbin is becoming a tyrant- Hon Mutaka

POLITICS

The Speaker of Parliament is referring the electoral process against Ken Ofori-Atta for impeachment

The Speaker of Parliament is referring the electoral process against Ken Ofori-Atta for impeachment to the Adhoc Councilors for further scrutiny. We soon learned that, due to the economic crisis in this country, the Minority has filed an election case against the Minister of Finance. When they sat on the matter, here is what came out:

  2 months ago ago
The Speaker of Parliament is referring the electoral process against Ken Ofori-Atta for impeachment

POLITICS

When I Saw You In Nadowli Kaleo I Thought You Were Here To Demonstrate Against Me – Akufo-Addo

As part of his tour to different parts of the country, President Akufo-Addo visited Nadowli-Kaleo today. The area is noted to be the home of the Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin. Bagbin remains one of the longest serving law makers until he was elevated to be Speaker of the 8th Parliament.

  5 months ago ago
When I Saw You In Nadowli Kaleo I Thought You Were Here To Demonstrate Against Me – Akufo-Addo

POLITICS

Massive Reactions As Adwoa Safo Makes This Bold Promise To Akufo-Addo

Late last month President Akufo-Addo through an executive instrument revoked the appointment of Adwoa Safo as Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection. The Minister had rejected so many offers from Parliament to explain her absence from the House. In the Privileges Committee’s’ report, they took into consideration 42 sittings all of which Adwoa Safo was absent.

  5 months ago ago
Massive Reactions As Adwoa Safo Makes This Bold Promise To Akufo-Addo

POLITICS

Parliament will debate on removal or otherwise of Adwoa Safo – Speaker rules

Sarah Adowa Safo, a representative for Dome Kwabenya, will be subject to a debate in the legislature, according to Speaker of the House Alban Bagbin. On Wednesday, October 26, Speaker Bagbin announced his decision in Parliament. He stated, "The house is well within its right to receive and consider the report from the committee and to make a determination.

  3 months ago ago
Parliament will debate on removal or otherwise of Adwoa Safo – Speaker rules

POLITICS

The Speaker of Parliament has suggested greater inclusivity in Governance and Geopolitics.

To meet the difficulties of the day, Speaker of Parliament Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin encouraged more inclusivity in geopolitics and governance. He underlined that in order to effectively address complex, linked global issues, a greater range of non-state actors must be meaningfully included, and governments must participate in those efforts without discrimination.

  1 month ago ago
The Speaker of Parliament has suggested greater inclusivity in Governance and Geopolitics.

POLITICS

Massive Reactions As NDC MP Explains Why Time For Reading Of Mid-Year Budget Has Been Changed

Ken Ofori Atta today, Monday, July 25, 2022 expected to give a comprehensive report on a review of the mid-year budget. After the brouhaha over the weekend as a result of the 10th anniversary of the death of Atta Mills, many foresee more trouble brewing.

  6 months ago ago
Massive Reactions As NDC MP Explains Why Time For Reading Of Mid-Year Budget Has Been Changed

POLITICS

MPs Ex-gratia Is Nothing Compared With The Money They Spend To Get Elected To Parliament – Bagbin

The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin, says the ex-gratia that the Members of Parliament (MPs) have been receiving at the end of every four-year term is nothing compared with the money they spend to get elected to parliament. The MPs, he claims, have been spending three or four times what they take as ex-gratia on their election campaign.

  7 months ago ago
MPs Ex-gratia Is Nothing Compared With The Money They Spend To Get Elected To Parliament – Bagbin

POLITICS

Bagbin warns ministers who fail to appear before Parliament

Alban Bagbin, the Speaker of Parliament, has warned ministers of state who fail to appear before the House to address questions on their portfolios. According to the Speaker, the refusal of some ministers to reply to Parliamentary summonses is creating a canker that could stymie the House's progress.

  7 months ago ago
Bagbin warns ministers who fail to appear before Parliament