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Kwesi Pratt Envisages The Outcome If The New Democratic Party Goes For A Review. Check It Out.

The unanimous decision by the supreme court, granting the member of Parliament for Bekwai constituency and 1st Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Hon Joseph Osei Owusu to vote or join a quorum in parliament whiles presiding has sparked massive arguments as to which part of the constitution must be obeyed.

  2 months ago ago
Kwesi Pratt Envisages The Outcome If The New Democratic Party Goes For A Review. Check It Out.

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Reactions As Kelvin Taylor Said Mahama's Special Aide Has Reacted To Gabby's "Senseless" Comment.

The leader and founder of loud silence, Kelvin Ekow Taylor has once again caused a massive stir among Ghanaians on the social media with his post. Kelvin Taylor's post came as a result of the on-going brouhaha were the supreme court ruled in favour of the 1st Deputy Speaker and the member of Parliament representing the people of Bekwai, Hon.

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Reactions As Kelvin Taylor Said Mahama's Special Aide Has Reacted To Gabby's

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Johnnie Hughes Exposes Hon. Joe Wise In Contradiction To His Comment Made Before And After Ruling.

Today on Johnnie Hughes's show, Johnnie's bite, he exposed the honourable member of parliament representing the people of Bekwai and the 1st Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Hon. Joseph Osei Owusu, over his comment made before and after the ruling which went in favour of him.

  2 months ago ago
Johnnie Hughes Exposes Hon. Joe Wise In Contradiction To His Comment Made Before And After Ruling.

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Tell Us Today Why You Do Not Want To Adhere To The Standing Orders: Murtala 'Faces' Joes Wise

The Honorable Member of Parliament for the Tamale Central constituency, Honorable Murtala Mohammed, today, demanded from the First Deputy Speaker of Speaker, Honorable Joseph Osei Owusu, to tell Parliament why he has suddenly decided not to adhere to the standing orders of parliament. Murtala made this demands after complaining about how Joe Wise simply ignored a section of the standing order to conduct parliamentary business.

  2 months ago ago
Tell Us Today Why You Do Not Want To Adhere To The Standing Orders: Murtala 'Faces' Joes Wise

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I've Rejected Huge Monetary Fund - Justice Abdulai After Supreme Court Ruling

Mr. Abdulai told CTV’s Dwabre Mu host Nana Otu Darko on Thursday, 17 March 2022 that he does not want his intentions sullied by any monetary offers. Mr. Abdulai earlier petitioned the court to declare as unconstitutional, First Deputy Speaker Joseph Osei-Owusu’s action of counting himself as one of the MPs on the floor while presiding over the proceedings of the House with the formation of a quorum for the passage of the 2022 budget, which had earlier been rejected by the minority side.

  2 months ago ago
I've Rejected Huge Monetary Fund - Justice Abdulai After Supreme Court Ruling

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Supreme Court's Ruling: NPP Won Only At The Court, NDC Is Winning In Parliament.

The Supreme Court rules and justified why a deputy speaker while presiding in Parliament can also vote. The decision vindicates the position of the first deputy Speaker, Hon. Joseph Osei Owusu, who attempted to vote even before the Supreme Court could say so. The decision also says, the deputy speakers or any other person presiding can be counted to form a quorum to commence business or take a decision.

  2 months ago ago
Supreme Court's Ruling: NPP Won Only At The Court, NDC Is Winning In Parliament.

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Joe Wise, an absent MP, must withdraw himself from the Privileges Committee, according to an NDC MP.

The Minority has stated that the First Deputy Speaker, Joseph Osei-Owusu, should not serve on the Privileges Committee, which is investigating absentee Members of Parliament. Josewise had made comments that compromised his neutrality, according to Dr. Clement Apaak, Member of Parliament for Builsa South.

  1 month ago ago
Joe Wise, an absent MP, must withdraw himself from the Privileges Committee, according to an NDC MP.

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Take Parliament Business Serious: MPs Edged To Raise Their Devotion

Parliament is expected to adjourn Sine Die on Tuesday 5th April 2022 to end the First Meeting of the Second Session of the Eighth Parliament of the Fourth Republic. Presenting the Business Statement for the Eleventh Week ending Tuesday 5th April, the Deputy Majority Leader, Hon. Alexander Kwamena Afenyo-Markin, entreated all Honourable Members to continue to devote themselves to the scheduled business for the week under consideration to enable the House adjourn on the proposed date.

  1 month ago ago
Take Parliament Business Serious: MPs Edged To Raise Their Devotion

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Reactions As Ghanaian Members of Parliament wore the Black Stars Jerseys to Parliament.(Screenshots)

Ghanaians are very anxious of today's match against the Super Eagles of Nigeria. It will be the talk of the town today if Ghana's Black Stars defeats the Super Eagles of Nigeria. As a way of Supporting the Black Stars, the members of Parliament of Ghana wear the jerseys of the national team to the house today.

  2 months ago ago
Reactions As Ghanaian Members of Parliament wore the Black Stars Jerseys to Parliament.(Screenshots)

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Allow Me To 'Bombard' The Road Minister- Top NDC MP To Joe Wise

A top NDC Member of Parliament for the Amenfi Central constituency, Honorable Peter Yaw Kwakye Ackah created a scene a Parliament after he sought permission from the First Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Honorable Joseph Osei Owusu to give him the chance or opportunity to bombard the Road Minister, Honorable Amoako Atta.

  2 months ago ago
Allow Me To 'Bombard' The Road Minister- Top NDC MP To Joe Wise

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We Have Never Had Peace In This Parliament Because Of This- Top NDC MP Tells Joe Wise

The Deputy Minority Chief Whip, Honorable Comfort Doye Cudjoe Ghansah, who is also the member of Parliament for the Ada constituency boldly told the first deputy speaker of Parliament, Joseph Osei Owusu popularly known as Joe Wise, the main reason why the NDC MPs and NPP MPs have not 'seen peace' in Parliament for some time now.

  2 months ago ago
We Have Never Had Peace In This Parliament Because Of This- Top NDC MP Tells Joe Wise

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It Will Be Illegal If You Continue Conducting Business With This Number: Murtala Tells Joe WIse

Honorable Member for the Tamale Central constituency, Murtala Mohammed, told the Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Joseph Osei Owusu, in the face that he was presiding over an illegality. He based his claim on Order 48 of the standing orders, "The presence of at least one third of all members of Parliament besides the person Presiding".

  2 months ago ago
It Will Be Illegal If You Continue Conducting Business With This Number: Murtala Tells Joe WIse

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How Will You Feel If The Referee Joins Nigeria In A Last Minute Corner Kick Against Ghana?

Today, the First Deputy Speaker, Honorable Joseph Osei Owusu, who doubles as the Member of Parliament for the Bekwai constituency, stormed Parliament in the Black Star jersey. This was to show his support for the team. Reacting to this, a social media activist, Benjamin Wayo Mahama, laughed at that picture.

  2 months ago ago
How Will You Feel If The Referee Joins Nigeria In A Last Minute Corner Kick Against Ghana?

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I Need A Legal Response From John Mahama – Maurice Ampaw Boldly Speaks

Lawyer Maurice Ampaw has added his voice to reactions regarding the landmark ruling of the Supreme Court regarding the right given to Deputy Speakers to vote. In this vein, Deputy Speakers of Joseph Osei Owusu and Andrew Amoako Asiamah have the right to vote while president as Deputy Speakers.

  2 months ago ago
I Need A Legal Response From John Mahama – Maurice Ampaw Boldly Speaks

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Some Ministers Of The Nana Addo's Government have Been summoned by Parliament

The latest news coming from Parliament reveals that, two of the Minsters from the Nana Addo's government, have been summoned by parliament. The Ministers; Mr. Albert Kan Dapaah (Minister for National Security), Mr. Dominic Aduna Bingab Nitiwul (Minister for Defense), and Mr. Ambrose Dery (Minister for Interior), have been summoned by the First Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Joseph Osei Owusu, to appear before the House, as a matter of urgency, over the recent security situation in Bawku in the Upper East Region.

  2 months ago ago
Some Ministers Of The Nana Addo's Government have Been summoned by Parliament

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The Court's Ruling On Deputy Speakers: NDC MP Exposes Deputy Speaker Joseph Osei Owusu

A National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament for South Dayi Constituency, in the Volta Region, Honorable Rockson Nelson Dafeamekpor has exposed the Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Honorable Joseph Osei Owusu, in regards to the voting right of Deputy Speakers when presiding. Honorable Dafeamekpor; after the Supreme Court's ruling, went into the archives to produce a video, which has the First Deputy Speaker of Parliament (Honorable Joseph Osei Owusu), rejecting the rights of a Deputy Speaker, or any other member to vote during proceedings if he or she is presiding.

  2 months ago ago
The Court's Ruling On Deputy Speakers: NDC MP Exposes Deputy Speaker Joseph Osei Owusu

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MP's To Wear Black Jerseys On Friday- See why

Something that has not happened in Ghana here is about to happen this coming Friday at the parliament of Ghana. Parliament has thrown its weight behind the Black Stars ahead of their first leg World Cup qualifier game against Nigeria on Friday, March 25th 2022. The First Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Joseph Osei-Owusu has therefore asked all Members of Parliament to wear Black Stars-branded jerseys to the House on Friday as a sign of support to the national team in their world cup qualifier against Nigeria.

  2 months ago ago
MP's To Wear Black Jerseys On Friday- See why

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Ghana Vs Nigeria: First Deputy Speaker Urges MPs To Wear Black Stars Jersey Today

The Black Stars of Ghana will later today take on the Super Eagles of Nigeria is the first leg playoffs of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. The match will be played at the Baba Yara Sport Stadium in Kumasi at exactly 7:00pm. The Black Stars of Ghana and the Super Eagles of Nigeria's encounter is always a derby to remember but this year has the most decorated and most hyped experience.

  2 months ago ago
Ghana Vs Nigeria: First Deputy Speaker Urges MPs To Wear Black Stars Jersey Today

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Parliament: Kofi Attor Is Speaker’s Senior Advisor And Not An Acting Speaker

The office of the Speaker of Parliament, Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin, has rubbished a publication by the Daily Guide newspaper that the Speaker has appointed a member of the National Democratic Congress, in the person of Kofi Attor as acting Speaker. In the publication, the newspaper pointed out that “the speaker overlooked his First Deputy Speaker, Joseph Osei-Owusu commonly known as Joe Wise who doubles as MP for Bekwai and MP for Fomena, Andrew Asiamah Amoako, an Independent MP to appoint Kofi Attor, who he introduced as a Chief of Staff at the Office of the Speaker at a recent media engagement to represent him in a meeting with an international organization, Medecins San Frontiers (MSF).

  2 months ago ago
Parliament: Kofi Attor Is Speaker’s Senior Advisor And Not An Acting Speaker

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Parliament adjourns proceedings prematurely over lack of quorum

The Member of Parliament for South Dayi Constituency, Rockson-Nelson Dafeamekpor has stated that Parliament has adjourned proceedings prematurely as a result of a lack of quorum. The MP in a tweet on Thursday, March 17, 2022 stated that this was the fourth time in eight days this has occurred.

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Parliament adjourns proceedings prematurely over lack of quorum