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Ex-gratia Amounts Received By Article 71 Office Holders (2017-2021)

Amidst Ghana Pre-tertiary Teachers industrial action for Cost Of Living Allowance and the inevitable journey of Ghana to the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the amount of Ex-gratia recieved by Article 71 holders from 2017 to 2021 has been made available. Economic Fighters League has released data on how much each Article 71 office holder received as ex gratia for 2017-2021 term.

  6 hours ago ago
Ex-gratia Amounts Received By Article 71 Office Holders (2017-2021)

POLITICS

Week in Parliament: Interior Minister to brief House on Ghana Card

The Minister for the Interior, Mr Ambrose Dery, is scheduled to brief Parliament on Wednesday, July 6, 2022 on the challenges the NIA is facing regarding the printing and issuance of the ECOWAS Identity Card, also known as the "Ghana Card". This has come about as a result of the inability of many Ghanaians to have their cards printed out for them to enable them to link their bank accounts and SIM cards after going through the registration process.

  1 day ago ago
Week in Parliament: Interior Minister to brief House on Ghana Card

POLITICS

No, We Won't Accept This From You: Hot Reactions As Finance Minister Stormed Parliament

Mr. Ofori-Atta appeared in Parliament to answer questions relating to the Covid expenses. The question had been filed by the Minority Leader Haruna Iddrisu. The Finance Minister incurred the wrath of the Speaker when he was unable to show up in the House last week to render the account, and has incurred the wrath of Ghanaians too for making a surprising claim on free water amidst the pandemic.

  13 days ago ago
No, We Won't Accept This From You: Hot Reactions As Finance Minister Stormed Parliament

POLITICS

Bagbin Finally Sends A Strange Message To The IGP Dampare, Read Details

Please like and share this article. Don't forget to leave a comment below. Please follow me for more updates. The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Sumana Kingsford Baagbin has finally sent a very bold and strange message to the Inspector General of Police over Police brutalities of the citizens.

  1 month ago ago
Bagbin Finally Sends A Strange Message To The IGP Dampare, Read Details

POLITICS

Bagbin Reveals Parliament Is Broke, Sends A Strong Message To Finance Ministry, Read Details

Please like and share this article. Don't forget to leave a comment below. Please follow me for more updates. The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Sumana Bagbin has boldly revealed that Parliament is currently broke and its finances are low under the leadership of Ken Ofori-Atta and Akufo-Addo.

  1 month ago ago
Bagbin Reveals Parliament Is Broke, Sends A Strong Message To Finance Ministry, Read Details

ENTERTAINMENT

VIDEO: Delay has a Daughter, House Girl of Delay confesses.

The feud between delay, King nana Tonardo and Afia Schwarznegger is one that many people don’t seem to understand what actually happened between these friends. Their brouhaha has once sparkled as they keep throwing shades at each other. In the midst of the fight, Delay has been tagged as a barren by loud mouth Afia Schwarznegger but the new details coming in confirms otherwise.

  1 month ago ago
VIDEO: Delay has a Daughter, House Girl of Delay confesses.

POLITICS

Re-composition In Parliament: Adwoa Safo Affected

The ongoing brouhaha surrounding the Honorable Member of Parliament for Dome-Kwabenya Constituency, Hon. Sarah Adwoa Safo, has not ended, but has taken a new turn. Hon. Adwoa Safo, who was to appear before the Privileges Committee of Parliament, to answer questions on her continues absence from Parliament without permissions, has been affected, by the latest reshuffle in Parliament.

  1 month ago ago
Re-composition In Parliament: Adwoa Safo Affected

TRAVEL

Ghana Card Cannot Be Used For Travel To Other Countries - Ayorkor Botchwey

Madam Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, has told Parliament that the GhanaCard is not an E-passport. She stated this on the House floor on Tuesday, June 14, in response to a question from Minority Leader Haruna Iddrisu about whether the GhanaCard is an e-passport.

  20 days ago ago
Ghana Card Cannot Be Used For Travel To Other Countries - Ayorkor Botchwey

POLITICS

We will Not Attend to Anything from the Finance Ministry - Alban Bagbin

The continuous absence of the Finance Minister anytime he has to appear before the House to answer questions had become worrying. This has pushed the Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin to rule that until Ken Ofori-Atta comes to answer all the questions including the expenditure on the COVID-19 funds, the House will not also attend to any request from the Finance Ministry.

  18 days ago ago
We will Not Attend to Anything from the Finance Ministry - Alban Bagbin

POLITICS

Allow the Ghana Police Service to conclude its investigations’-speaker Bagbin

The Speaker of Parliament, Alban S.K. Bagbin, has refused to order a parliamentary investigation into the riots that happened on Monday, June 13 at the Islamic Senior High School in Kumasi. Speaker Bagbin stated that the House should give the Ghana Police Service time to complete its probe.

  21 days ago ago
Allow the Ghana Police Service to conclude its investigations’-speaker Bagbin

POLITICS

Parliament this week: Treasury Secretary expected to appear before House of Representatives

Treasury Secretary Ken Ofori-Atta is expected to appear before Parliament tomorrow to update the House on the spending the government has incurred since the COVID-19 pandemic broke out in the country. The Treasury Secretary was due to appear before the House of Representatives last Thursday, June 16, 2022, to brief the House on the government's COVID-19 spending and answer 16 questions put forward by Members of Parliament (MPs) regarding his Ministry, but he has been unable to do so due to circumstances beyond his control.

  13 days ago ago
Parliament this week: Treasury Secretary expected to appear before House of Representatives

POLITICS

GhanaCard is not E-passport – Ayorkor Botchwey tells Parliament

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, Madam Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey, has told Parliament that the GhanaCard is not an E-passport. There have been some debate on this issue as to whether one can use the Ghana card as a passport in traveling out of the country.

  20 days ago ago
GhanaCard is not E-passport – Ayorkor Botchwey tells Parliament

POLITICS

Kwame Anyimadu-Antwi Explains Why the LGBTQI Bill had Delayed

The minority in Parliament is accusing the Committee chairman for the delay in the passage of the Bill for the LGBTQI. On the other hand, Kwame Anyimadu-Antwi, the chairman of the committee working on the bill says it is not intentional. According to him, the committee has a lot of bills on their desk and that has caused the delay.

  25 days ago ago
Kwame Anyimadu-Antwi Explains Why the LGBTQI Bill had Delayed

POLITICS

Bagbin Agrees With Mahama On Covid Expenditure, Sends A Bold Message To Ken Ofori-Atta, Read Details

Please like and share this article. Don't forget to leave a comment below. Please follow me for more updates.  The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin has shown he agrees with former President John Mahama on the Akufo-Addo government accounting for the Covid expenditure they made.

  1 month ago ago
Bagbin Agrees With Mahama On Covid Expenditure, Sends A Bold Message To Ken Ofori-Atta, Read Details

POLITICS

The Glaring Flaws In Ghana's 1992 Constitution Necessitate A Review: Bagbin Openly Lament

The Speaker of Parliament, Rt. Hon. Alban S. K. Bagbin has stated that due to the nature of the Ghanaian Parliament, both sides of the House must commit to consultations and consensus building to gain public support. About the current composition of Parliament, Mr. Speaker stated, "The glaring flaws in Ghana's 1992 Constitution necessitate a review, and until its successful implementation, members of both parties must engage in strategic engagements and compromise."

  1 month ago ago
The Glaring Flaws In Ghana's 1992 Constitution Necessitate A Review: Bagbin Openly Lament

POLITICS

Absentee MPs: Kennedy Agyapong Blames Ill Health For Absence

Member of Parliament for Assin Central, Kennedy Ohene Agyapong has blamed his absence from parliamentary sittings without the permission of the Speaker, on ill health, the Parliament of Ghana has relayed. This follows his appearance before the Privileges Committee of Parliament on June 15, 2022.

  19 days ago ago
Absentee MPs: Kennedy Agyapong Blames Ill Health For Absence

POLITICS

Nkoranza South MP File Motion To Probe Into Death Of Albert Donkor

The Nkoranza South Member of Parliament, Emmanuel Kwadwo Agyekum has filed a motion with the Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin to probe the death of Albert Donkor, a resident of Nkoranza, while in police custody. The legislator wants a Parliamentary bipartisan committee to probe the cause of his death.

  1 month ago ago
Nkoranza South MP File Motion To Probe Into Death Of Albert Donkor

POLITICS

Minority drags Ken Ofori-Atta to brief Parliament on National Cathedral expenditure.

The Minority in Parliament is demanding that Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta be hauled before the House to answer questions on how GH¢25 million was advanced to the National Cathedral Secretariat for the construction of the Cathedral. The Minority says the National Cathedral project is not a government project and wonders how public funds will be used for it.

  25 days ago ago
Minority drags Ken Ofori-Atta to brief Parliament on National Cathedral expenditure.

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.

  14 days ago ago
Bagbin warns ministers who fail to appear before Parliament

POLITICS

Adwoa Sarfo to be hauled before the Privileges Committee- Majority Leader

The leader of the majority side in parliament, Mr. Osei- Kyei Mensah Bonsu, has given the indication that the MP for Dome-Kwabenya constituency, Sarah Adwoa Sarfo, may be summoned before Parliament's privileges committee for absenting herself for so long without permission. Speaking on Joy news, the majority leader noted that efforts to get his fellow parliamentarian to the house have proven futile, and that the Speaker of Parliament was due to make a pronouncement on her status last week, but due to circumstances, postponed it to this week.

  3 months ago ago
Adwoa Sarfo to be hauled before the Privileges Committee- Majority Leader