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Oliver Barker - We Will Go To Supreme Court to Challenge The E-Levy

Fixthecountry Conveynor, Oliver Barker-Vormawor, has commented that, his group will go to the supreme court to challenge the E- Levy. His comments follows the passing of E-Levy by the Majority group in Parliament on 29th March 2022. In a post shared on his Official Facebook page today, he wrote,

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Oliver Barker - We Will Go To Supreme Court to Challenge The E-Levy

POLITICS

Minority And Majority In Parliament ‘Clash’ Over Partisanship Of Clerk Of The House

Today, a day after the cordial relations seen on the faces of the 2 sides of Parliament, the NDC and NPP law makers have clashed over quorum. It can be recalled that on Tuesday the Minority walked out of Parliament after they disagreed with the Majority side over the passage of the e-levy.

  1 month ago ago
Minority And Majority In Parliament ‘Clash’ Over Partisanship Of Clerk Of The House

POLITICS

Stop The Jubilation Because We Have Filed A Motion At Court To Cancel The E-levy – Haruna Iddrisu

It was an interesting day at Parliament as the Minority and Majority clashed over the controversial E-levy. In what Speaker Bagbin calls a surprise on him, he wondered why the e-levy motion was brought before the house. In the debates that ensured the Majority and Minority disagreed over the E-levy.

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Stop The Jubilation Because We Have Filed A Motion At Court To Cancel The E-levy – Haruna Iddrisu

POLITICS

Sam George Drops 3 Names Of NPP MPs Who Were Not In The Chamber When The E-levy Motion Was Filed

The member of Parliament for Ningo Prampram constituency, Honorable Sam Nartey George seems to be furious about the recent passage of the E-levy in Parliament by the majority caucus. According to Sam George, three members of the Majority caucus were not in the chamber when the E-levy motion was filed.

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Sam George Drops 3 Names Of NPP MPs Who Were Not In The Chamber When The E-levy Motion Was Filed

POLITICS

I Did Not Expect An MP From Bole Bamboi To Say That To Me – Afenyo Markin ‘Fires’ NDC MP

Deputy Majority Leader, Afenyo Markin was met with a plethora of questions after he presented the Business Order for next week. Most of the questions came from the Minority side with the Majority side having less than 20 MPs in their seats. According to Afenyo Markin a number of bills will be decided next week in addiction to Ministers coming in to answer questions.

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I Did Not Expect An MP From Bole Bamboi To Say That To Me – Afenyo Markin ‘Fires’ NDC MP

POLITICS

Forget About The Townhall Meetings: It Seems Your Position On The E-Levy Is Fixed - Berla Mundi Says

The issues concerning the infamous E-levy tax seems to be causing anger and distress among some Ghanaians who have taken bold decisions to chastise the government for the proposals. Many Ghanaians have shared mixed reactions over the policy proposal calling on the government to scrap the E-levy from the budget.

  3 months ago ago
Forget About The Townhall Meetings: It Seems Your Position On The E-Levy Is Fixed - Berla Mundi Says

POLITICS

Minority Stage Walk Out Of Parliament As E-Levy Gets Ready To Be Passed

It was an interesting day at Parliament today as the house debated over the controversial E-levy. It was a heated debate as both sides of the house threw words at each other over why the e-levy should be passed or rejected. Haruna Iddrisu, Ato Forson and Mahama Ayariga spoke for the Minority side as they gave reasons why the bill should be rejected.

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Minority Stage Walk Out Of Parliament As E-Levy Gets Ready To Be Passed

POLITICS

Minority Block Akufo-Addo from assenting E-levy Bill, files Stay of Execution at Supreme Court

The Minority in Parliament has filed a Supreme Court petition to prevent President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo from assenting to the controversial E-levy law, which was passed today, Tuesday, March 29, 2022, despite the Minority's walkout. Minority leader Haruna Iddrisu and his colleagues Mahama Ayariga and Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa are representing the Minority in the Stay of Execution suit.

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Minority Block Akufo-Addo from assenting E-levy Bill, files Stay of Execution at Supreme Court

POLITICS

Check Out The 2 NDC MPs Who Were Flown From Abroad To Vote On E-Levy Debate

The Minority and Speaker Bagbin were taken by surprise on Tuesday when the Majority side of Parliament played a smart card on them and got away with the passage of the E-levy. On Tuesday, the Minority walked out of the house over disagreement with the Majority over the E-levy.

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Check Out The 2 NDC MPs Who Were Flown From Abroad To Vote On E-Levy Debate

POLITICS

Adwoa Safo suffering from post-birth compilations, give her a break – NDC MP fires Majority

Member of Parliament for Ada, Honourable Comfort Doyoe Cudjoe-Ghansah, has disclosed another reason for the absence of Dome-Kwabenya MP, Sarah Adwoa Safo from Parliament. According to her, the ‘absentee’ MP is currently experiencing post-birth complications hence her absence. In a Twi interview with Accra–based Okay FM, the Second Deputy Minority Chief Whip hit hard at the Majority caucus over their continuous demand for ‘absentee’ MP, Sarah Adwoa Safo to return to Parliament.

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Adwoa Safo suffering from post-birth compilations, give her a break – NDC MP fires Majority

POLITICS

Majority Chief Whip Annoyed Over Adwoa Safo's Behaviour

Photo Credit: ghanaweb.com The majority in parliament significantly needs every member in order to practically exhibit its majority status. For that matter, it needs every single individual member to be present. This has not been the case for some time now. The current MP for Dome- Kwabenya has received so much backlash over her absence in parliament.

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Majority Chief Whip Annoyed Over Adwoa Safo's Behaviour

POLITICS

The Injunction Against the E-levy Will Fail – Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu

An application filed by three members of the Minority Caucus of Parliament seeking an interlocutory injunction on the 1 May 2022 intended implementation of the e-levy recently passed into law and signed by President Nana Akufo-Addo has been described by Majority Leader Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu as a futile exercise. The Minority Caucus recently petitioned the Supreme Court for an interlocutory injunction to prevent the Akufo-Addo-led administration from implementing the Electronic Transfer Levy (E-Levy) as planned through the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA).

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The Injunction Against the E-levy Will Fail – Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu

POLITICS

E-levy Bill: We Will Not Accept That Culture – Minority Leader

It is believed that, the passage of the E-Levy bill which has been in controversy has been through despite the Minority’s attempt to put the move to a stop and the Minority’s staging walkout. The Minority has not been happy with the outcome of the deliberations of the Electronic Levy.

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E-levy Bill: We Will Not Accept That Culture – Minority Leader

POLITICS

If Adwoa Safo can’t be led, she can’t lead anyone”: Sylvester Tetteh

Bortianor-Ngleshie Amanfro MP, Sylvester Tetteh, has blasted Dome/Kwabenya MP, lawyer Sarah Adwoa Safo over her conduct towards the New Patriotic Party(NPP) as he spoke on Peace FM's ''Kokrokoo''. Adwoa Safo, who is now away from Parliament, has refused to return to assist the Majority in passing the e-levy.

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If Adwoa Safo can’t be led, she can’t lead anyone”: Sylvester Tetteh

POLITICS

Majority Leadership In Parliament Not Good Enough, Reshuffle Them If You Want E-Levy Passed-NPP Told

Please like and share this article. Don't forget to leave a comment below. Please follow me for more updates. A Political Science Lecturer who works at the University of Ghana, Professor Ransford Gyampo has told the ruling New Patriotic Party to change its leadership in the 8th Parliament if they want business in Parliament [including the E-levy] to run smoothly and in their favor.

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Majority Leadership In Parliament Not Good Enough, Reshuffle Them If You Want E-Levy Passed-NPP Told

POLITICS

“She Should Go To Hell”; Kennedy Agyapong Fumes At Baby Mama MP

Member of Parliament (MP) for Assin Central Constituency, Kennedy Agyapong has unleashed his anger at the Dorme-Kwabenya Member of Parliament, Sarah Adwoa Sarfo who is also mother to his two kids for her “unsubstantiated” absence from Parliament. The outspoken yet, controversial MP confirmed that Adwoa Sarfo has demanded the position of Deputy Majority Leader before she attends Parliamentary proceedings, a demand that seems to disgust Kennedy Agyapong.

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“She Should Go To Hell”; Kennedy Agyapong Fumes At Baby Mama MP

EDUCATION

Majority In Parliament Pleaded With UTAG To Return To Class

The Majority caucus in Parliament has pleaded with the University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG) to consider students and go back to the lecturer hall after their six weeks of industrial strike action. According to Deputy Majority Leader Alexander Afenyo Markin, UTAG has the right to strike for a better condition of service but they are pleading with them to also consider the plight of the students.

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Majority In Parliament Pleaded With UTAG To Return To Class

POLITICS

‘Try and let’s see’- Minority dares Majority over plans to bar Assin North MP from sittings

The Minority bunch in parliament has proposed that it is holding up anxiously to witness what will when the Majority NPP side endeavors to forestall beset Assin North MP, James Gyakye Quayson from entering the chamber. Addressing Joy News' Parliamentary journalist, Deputy Minority Leader, James Klutse Avedzi demanded that, "he is a Member of Parliament properly chose by individuals of Assin North."

  3 months ago ago
‘Try and let’s see’- Minority dares Majority over plans to bar Assin North MP from sittings

POLITICS

Majority Chief Whip Annoyed Over Over Adwoa Safo's Behaviour

Photo Credit: ghanaweb.com The majority in parliament significantly needs every member in order to practically exhibit its majority status. For that matter, it needs every single individual member to be present. This has not been the case for some time now. The current MP for Dome- Kwabenya has received so much backlash over her absence in parliament.

  2 months ago ago
Majority Chief Whip Annoyed Over Over Adwoa Safo's Behaviour

POLITICS

How E-Levy Was Dramatically Passed Without The Minority

The Controversial E-Levy has been passed. This was passed in Parliament with a percentage charge of 1.5%. However, this was done after the Minority marched out of the House. The drama began when there was a surprise visit by the Finance Minister. It will be accurate to indicate that, the Finance Minister stormed the house, surprising the collective set of the house.

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How E-Levy Was Dramatically Passed Without The Minority