It was Saturday the 4th of April 2020 and Members of Parliament were anxiously waiting for the Rt. Hon. Speaker Professor Aaron Michael Oquaye to give his closing remarks for the end of the First Meeting of the Fourth Session of the Seventh Parliament of the Fourth Republic and to adjourn the House Sine Die.
The Parliament of Ghana has by majority votes of 106 against 92 adopted the controversial Constitutional Instrument (CI) 126 that is seeking to empower the Electoral Commission (EC) to compile a new voter’s register for the conduct of the 2020 general elections.
The Ministry of Trade and Industry has signed an agreement with Park Agrotech Ghana Limited, a company incorporated in Ghana and operating in the agribusiness sector to operate the defunct Komenda Sugar Factory, the sector Minister John Alan Kyerematen has said.
The Fulani Community in Ghana has appealed Parliament of Ghana to reject the Constitutional Instrument (C.I) that has been laid before it by the Electoral Commission (EC) of Ghana and which spells out the requirements needed for registration by qualified voters.
The Parliament of Ghana is insisting that it did not lie about the health status of lawmakers and staff of the Parliamentary Service in relation to the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). The House still maintains that as at Tuesday, May 26, 2020, it has no knowledge about the test results of some MPs as well as […]
The Second Deputy Speaker of Parliament (MP), Hon. Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin, is demanding for lifeless bodies of COVID-19 victims to be displayed on national television. This, he believes, will help enforce the message that the virus exists so people could change their ways. In the view of Hon. Bagbin, who is the legislator for […]
The Parliament of Ghana is expected to reconvene, Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at 10:00 in the forenoon to commence sitting for the Second Meeting of the Fourth Session of the Seventh Parliament. A statement released by the Public Affairs Directorate, Parliament of Ghana, and signed by its Director, Kate Addo, said 36 bills will be […]
The Parliament of Ghana has by unanimous decision approved the nomination of the Member of Parliament (MP) for Ledzokuku, Dr. Bernard Okoe-Boye, as Deputy Minister for Health. Joe Osei Owusu (MP), a First Deputy Speaker of Parliament, on Friday presented to the House, a report of the Appointments Committee of Parliament requesting his approval. The […]
The Minister of State at the Office of the Vice-President, Hon. Alhaji Boniface Abubakar Sadique, has caused the arrest of an alleged fraudster who has been impersonating him and in the process defrauded tens of unsuspecting Ghanaians under the pretext of securing jobs in the security agencies. The suspect, Hamza Fuseini, about 6.5ft tall, was […]
A social commentator, Ernesto Yeboah, and two others are currently in the grips of the Police over unlawful protest in the public gallery of the Parliament of Ghana. The trio, who are all members of the Economic Fighters League, Ghana, had stormed the public gallery of the chamber of the Parliament of Ghana, Friday, to […]