Yesterday at the Mid-year Budget Review, Finance Minister, Ken Ofori Atta mentioned that the course to completing the National Cathedral was on course and will be commissioned in March 2024. He also noted that Ghanaians can support the construction by donating 100 cedis a month for the course of completing the project proposed by President Akufo-Addo.
On the official Facebook page for the Deputy Minister nominee for Energy, who is also the Member of Parliament for Sekondi, Andrew Egyapa Mercer, is a beautiful piece of gratitude written to the President of Ghana, H.E Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.This message comes after a confirmation was made via a letter that was shared by the Director of Communications at the Presidency, Eugene Arhin about the latest ministerial appointment.
There is an ongoing debate over books approved by the National Council for Curriculum and Assessment (NaCCA).This issue has arisen after some books were found to be projecting ethnocentric comments.
The South Dayi Member of Parliament, Rockson Dafeamekpor, has Bemoaned the reports that all deputy ministers vetted have been approved except for Egyapa Mercer. According to him, the sensationalism and the mischief by these reports are too much because the appointment committee hasn't approved any deputy minister nominee yet.
Communication head bureau of the opposition National Democratic Congress, Mr. Sammy Gyamfi has indicated that it is not right for any lawyer to rain insults on the fellow.
The Member of Parliament for Secondi, Egyapa Mercer emphatically made it clear that, Parliament has no authority under the law, to form a committee to investigate matters.
A Lawyer and a Member of Parliament for Sekondi Constituency, Andrew Kofi Egyapa Mercer has questioned whether the Speakers of Parliament have the powers not to transmit the approved budget by Members of parliament to the President for his accent.
The Deputy Minister of Energy, Andrew Egyapa Mercer, has said that the cyclical bashing of MPs for the 28 million dollars car loans is very unfortunate. Egyapa Mercer made this statement on the 'NEW DAY' program on TV3 today, 12th July 2021, when he defended the loans facility for the purchase of vehicles for MPs.
Is this the first time people have died during elections? - Lawyer Egyapa Mercer 'arrests' Felix Ofosu
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Ghanaians saw another unprecedented level of drama at the Supreme Court after Akoto Ampaw continued his cross-examination. Mr. Mahama who is the Petitioner filed a motion at the Supreme Court to challenge the validity of the results. He has boldly rejected the final verdict and argued that none of the candidates secured more than the required votes to emerge victorious. Monday, February 1, 2021 marked Day 7 of the hearing of the case which is expected to end on February 10. Prior to the cross-examination, the
Following the election petition filed at the Supreme Court, the end of the case is inching closer as the 1st and 2nd Respondents have already filed their closing addresses.The petitioner has however, filed 2 more applications for review and stay of proceedings.
The person appointment by president Akufo to serve in his government as minister for his second term has all been vetted and approved by Parliament.The only anticipation now is the release of the list of their deputy ministers.The Member of Parliament for the Sekondi Constituency, Andrew Egyapa Mercer has declared boldly that, President Akufo Addo should be commended for reducing the number of ministers he has appointed in his current government rather than the condemnation he is receiving from the opposition parties.
'Angry' Egyapa Mercer sends a strong message to Mahama and Tsatsu Tsikata after finishing their case
The Member of Sekondi constituency, Honourable Andrews Egyapa Mercer has made a bold declaration concerning the ongoing elections petition before the Supreme Court. In what he described as a failed petition, he registered his disappointment over the submissions made by the three witnesses presented by the Petitioner to defend him on his claims. According to Egyapa Mercer, Ghanaians were in suspense to witness the substance of the case before the Court. Speaking further, he took a swipe at the lead Counsel, Lawyer
Parliament's Appointment Committee has suggested the endorsement of Deputy Minister-assign for Energy, Andrew Egyapa Mercer under 24 hours after the Minority MPs on the Committee conceded his endorsement by the House. "On the off chance that you can't help contradicting the manner in which a Minister names an exchange which is an authoritative report, as far as I might be concerned, it involves assessment on an authoritative record.
Andrew Egyapa Mercer, who happens to be the deputy minster of energy nominee said that he will work in collaboration with the Energy minister to help fulfilled the promise of President Akufo- Addo as indicated in his manifesto if he happens to be approve by the Appointment Committee.On Wednesday 21st April 2021, his Excellency President Nana Akufo Addo submitted the list of his deputy ministerial nominees to the speaker of Parliament Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin prior to approval.
It was another busy day at vetting. Last week saw the start and this week is sure to also see a number of deputy minister nominees being vetted. The morning saw MP for Sekondi, Hon Andrew Egyapa Mercer and Deputy Minister for Energy Designate come before the Appointment Committee to be vetted.
Lawyer and Member of Parliament for the Sekondi constituency in the Western Region of Ghana, Andrew Kofi Egyapa Mercer has reacted to the mutiny within the minority caucus and the resignation letter tendered in by Samuel Okudjeto Ablakwa leaving the appointments committee of Parliament.
President Akufo-Addo is the First to Constitute a Commission into Electoral Violence - Egyapa Mercer
The Member of Parliament for Sekondi, Lawyer Egyapa Mercer said emphatically that, President Nana Akuffo Addo is the only one that formed a commission of enquiry into an electoral violence.
Lawyer Egyapa Mercer on Nsem Pii TV show tells the NDC that they know what their plans are, that is why they want Madam Jean Mensa to be cross-examined. "When you get to the Supreme Court they deal with fact and evidence and not arguments. What is the issue? Order 36 (3) says so. In any event witness statement that we have conformed to the new rule which objective is that the way at first you will have to go mount the witness box has changed. "If you the petitioner, you were not called to testify so what makes
According to Egyapa Mercer, NDC supporters should go after leadership for lying to them about the election petition.He said every Ghanaian has seen that the NDC does not have case.