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That Will Not Happen Under My Watch; Go And Revise Before We Approve It- Speaker Fires

The Right Honourable Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin has signalled to the Akufo Addo government through the caretaker Minister for Finance, Oei Kyei Mensah Bonsu that the House of Parliament would not entertain any unjustified cuts in their budget for Capital Expenditure (Capex) for the year 2021. He noted that

  1 months ago
That Will Not Happen Under My Watch; Go And Revise Before We Approve It- Speaker Fires

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Mr Speaker, The Comparison Is Like Chalk And Cheese- Jinapor Fires Minority

Minister for Land and Natural Resources, Samuel Abdulai Jinapor has argued that a comparison by the minority in parliament of the 2021 Budget and Economic Policy under President Akufo Addo is reassuring than any other administration, given the circumstances the current finds itself in.

  1 months ago
Mr Speaker, The Comparison Is Like Chalk And Cheese- Jinapor Fires Minority

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Joy News Correspondent to Parliament Drops Information On Likely Speaker Of Parliament

The 2020 elections haven’t gone without issues to critical concerns raised by both the 2 leading political parties in the country. There has been son much confusion over the results as presented. Both parties have fought over the presidential and parliamentary results. Both claim they deserve more. One of their strongest contest has been about who rules the House of Parliament. Even before final results were announced, the leadership of the NDC claimed that they had won majority in Parliament by clinching

  4 months ago
Joy News Correspondent to Parliament Drops Information On Likely Speaker Of Parliament

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Check Out How Parliament Voted On The List Of Minister Nominees Who Were Earlier Rejected.

It has been another night to watch in the House of Parliament.Throughout the night Parliament debated on the report of the Appointment Committee.It can be recalled that after the vetting process 22 minister designates were approved.Three were rejected and 10 others on pending.

  2 months ago
Check Out How Parliament Voted On The List Of Minister Nominees Who Were Earlier Rejected.

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Minority Lose Vote Counts As Parliament Moves Motion To Debate Report of Appointment Committee Tonight

Probably, this will be another night to watch in the House of Parliament.Tonight will see Parliament debate on the report of the Appointment Committee.It can be recalled that after the vetting process 22 minister designates were approved.

  2 months ago
Minority Lose Vote Counts As Parliament Moves Motion To Debate Report of Appointment Committee Tonight

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Electoral commission finally declares 136 parliamentary seats for the NDC and 137 for the NPP

The 2020 election is one of the keenly contested one which has a lot of parties upping their game in order to gain more votes to be able to win their prestigious positions . Able and competent Chairperson of the electoral commission who is in the person of Jean naana has once again declared another results . She declared that the opposition National Democratic Congress has gained a total of 136 seats in the House of Parliament with their keen rivals the New patriotic party leading closely with a single seat

  4 months ago
Electoral commission finally declares 136 parliamentary seats for the NDC and 137 for the NPP

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It's A Waste Of Resources If The President's Last SONA Cannot Be Debated- Dr Gyampo Tells Gov't

Shortly after the President, H.E Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo had delivered his final State of the Nation Address (SONA) for his first term, senior political scientist, Dr. Ransford Gyampo has started some serious criticisms into the legal ceremony. He had argued based on observations made today about the conduct of the ceremony, that, it's about time Parliament and for that matter government, tales a critical look about the relevance of that ceremony. On his Facebook page, Dr. Gyampo justified that leaving the

  4 months ago
It's A Waste Of Resources If The President's Last SONA Cannot Be Debated- Dr Gyampo Tells Gov't

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The Electoral commission overturned the election results in favour of the NPP - John Mahama

The former president John Dramani Mahama has made claims and accusations labeled on the electoral commission and its chairperson Jean mensah bonsu or intentionally tampering results of the just ended election in favour of the New patriotic party. He said the electoral commission party was not going to accept the results of the just ended elections despite the electoral commission promising to deliver with equity and fairness and ended up doing the opposite . The Ex president also claimed that the New Democratic

  4 months ago
The Electoral commission overturned the election results in favour of the NPP - John Mahama

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They Will Come And Meet Us In Parliament – Haruna Iddrisu Fumes As EC fail To Receive Their Petition

One of the strongest contest after the 2020 elections has been about who rules the House of Parliament. Even before final results were announced, the leadership of the NDC claimed that they had won majority in Parliament by clinching 140 seats. However, later developments proved otherwise. As of now, both political parties have 137 seats apiece with one Independent candidate standing in between them. The opposition NDC have protested to show their grievances against the election results. The NDC claim that they

  4 months ago
They Will Come And Meet Us In Parliament – Haruna Iddrisu Fumes As EC fail To Receive Their Petition

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Sammy Gyamfi Reacts To Alban Bagbin's Victory As Speaker of The 8th Parliament

It was a dramatic moment for the National Democratic Congress (NDC) as the Chief Justice sworn-in the Speaker of the 8th Parliament, Hon. Alban Sumani Bagbin. The caucus of the NDC had been electrified with excitement as they take the lead in the House of Parliament with this status. The National Communications Director for the NDC, Sammy Gyamfi Esq., felt elated with this news as their parliamentarians kept faith with their agenda to win the Speaker for their learned and respected Alban Bagbin. He took satisfaction

  4 months ago
Sammy Gyamfi Reacts To Alban Bagbin's Victory As Speaker of The 8th Parliament

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EC Finally Responds To Claims That It Received Notice That Minority MPs Will Present A Petition.

One of the strongest contest after the 2020 elections has been about who rules the House of Parliament. Even before final results were announced, the leadership of the NDC claimed that they had won majority in Parliament by clinching 140 seats. However, later developments proved otherwise. As of now, both political parties have 137 seats apiece with one Independent candidate standing in between them. Earlier today the Minority MPs walked to Parliament to present a petition to the EC with regards to the collation

  4 months ago
EC Finally Responds To Claims That It Received Notice That Minority MPs Will Present A Petition.

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Covid-19: Speaker promises to expose COVID-19 positive MPs

A medical group has been screening MPs in the course of the most recent couple of days however as per the Speaker, more than 60 MPs have not exposed themselves to the test. He expressed his displeasure at the fact that more than 60 MPs are yet to obey this directive from the House of Parliament. A week ago, the Speaker of the house, Alban Bagbin said a portion of the MPs are declining to isolate despite the fact that they have tested positive for the infection. This has forced the House of Parliament to issue

  3 months ago
Covid-19: Speaker promises to expose COVID-19 positive MPs

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Akufo-Addo to deliver last state of the nation's address today

President of the republic of Ghana, his Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will today, January 5, 2021 deliver his last state of the nation for his first term in office. This is in accordance with article 67 of the 1992 constitution which mandates the president to do so prior to the dissolution of the House of Parliament.To this end, the President is expected in parliament this morning at 10:00 am prompt for his final message on the State of the Nation. Meanwhile, the 7th Parliament of the 4th Republic

  4 months ago
Akufo-Addo to deliver last state of the nation's address today