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Minority asks government to pull out of AG/Aker Energy Renegotiation Agreement

The Minority National Democratic Congress (NDC) Caucus in Parliament is asking government to withdraw the re-negotiated petroleum agreement it is signing with AGM/Aker Energy,...
Ghana Parliament-

Ghana’s Parliament Passes the Governance Accountability Law

Parliament on Thursday evening passed the new Companies Bill, 2018, which replaces the Companies Act of 1963, to deal exclusively with company registration and...
Rt. Honourable Speaker of Parliament, Professor Aaron Michael Oquaye

Minister advised to attach seriousness to parliamentary emergency sitting

The Speaker of Parliament, Professor Aaron Michael Oquaye, on Thursday sent an apparent fatherly appeal and order to absentee ministers to report to the...
Mrs Evelyn Ama Kumi Richardson

President Picks Evelyn Richardson for Bono Regional Minister

Parliament on Friday evening approved by a majority secret votes the nomination of Mrs. Evelyn Ama Kumi Richardson as the Minister for Bono Region. ...
Vigilante

Anti-Vigilantism Law Must Be Given Full Attention

Ms Gloria Akufo, the Attorney General and Minister for Justice on Thursday morning laid before Parliament, a Legislative Instrument (LI) to deal with political...
Kumasi airport

Ghana’s Parliament Okays €58.9 Million Contract for Kumasi Airport

Parliament on Thursday approved an EPC/Turnkey contract of 58.9 million euros between the Government of Ghana and Contracta Construction UK Limited for the execution...
Mr Moses Anim

Anim reiterates the need for land banks

Mr Moses Anim, Second Deputy Majority Chief Whip is calling for the protection of Ghana’s agrarian lands against mortgaging for estate development. He made a...
Mr Kobena Mensah Woyome

Woyome demands details of Visa fraud investigations

Mr Kobena Mensah Woyome, the Ranking Member on Youth, Sports and Culture Committee of Parliament, is calling for the report on the investigation conducted...
Ghanaian Parliament

Parliament Proposes the Use of French as Ghana’s Second official Language

Parliament on Monday made a case for the nation to adopt the French Language as the second official language for Ghana. ...
motorcycles

Muntaka wants legislation review to allow motorcycles

Alhaji Mohammed-Mubarak Muntaka, the Minority Chief Whip and Member of Parliament for Asawase, on Thursday called for a review of the Road Traffic Regulations...
late Emeritus Professor Joseph Hansen (JH) Kwabena Nketiah

Dr Iddi Describes Prof. Nketia’s Demise is a Big Lose

Dr Ziblim Iddi, the Deputy Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, has eulogized the late Emeritus Professor Joseph Hansen (JH) Kwabena Nketiah, a renowned...
Bia Lamplighter College Of Education

Launching of Bia Lamplighter College of Education Held

The Bia Lamplighter College of Education in Sefwi Debiso, in the Bia West District, in the newly created North Western Region, has been...
Malaria

GAEC Experiment on Malaria Set backed By Non-Payment of Electricity Bills

The inability of the Ghana Atomic Energy Commission (GAEC) to pay an outstanding electricity bill debt in 2015 compelled the Electricity Company of Ghana...
climate change

International Community Support is crucial to local climate change actions

Hajia Alima Mahama, the Minister of Local Government, has asked the international community to make adequate contributions into the Green Climate Fund or the...
Mr. Johnson Avuletey

Deputy VR Minister in Waiting Reverses Taboo Claim Against NPP

Mr. Johnson Avuletey, Deputy Minister-designate for Volta Region, on Wednesday, retracted an earlier claim that the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) was a taboo...
disability

Bono East Region Public Buildings to be Made disability friendly

Mr Siaka Stevens, the Deputy Minister Designate for the Bono East Region, has assured people with physical challenges that state building projects in the...
Aviation

Yaw Afful to Prioritise Flight Training

Mr Yaw Afful, Deputy Minister designate for Aviation on Monday promised to team up with the Minister to ensure that there are modern airplanes,...
Dr Hafiz Bin Salih

The Whole of Upper West Knows Me as Principled – Bin Salih

Dr Hafiz Bin Salih, the Minister Designate of the Upper West Region, has said the people of Wa and the Upper West Region in...
Ghana's Parliament

Muntaka Insists Executive Cannot Bully Us

A proposal by the Business Committee of Parliament for the House to adjourn sine die on Friday, 12 April 2019, was on Friday met...
CEDI CRISIS

Ghana’s Finance Minister Says the Cedi Will Bounce Back

The Government on Wednesday announced that it was adopting a number of measures, within the next two weeks, to reverse the depreciation of the...
Corruption

The Church and State Must Work Hand in Hand to Fight Corruption

A group of Christian clerics and Parliamentarians on Thursday condemned the canker of corruption as a bane on national development and called on the...
Jubilee House

Ras Mubarak Happy Over Jubilee House Cleaning

Ras Mubarak, MP for Kumbungu, has commended the swift response to the call to enhance sanitation at certain parts of Jubilee House, stressing that...
Planting for Food and Jobs

Minister Says Planting for Food and Jobs has been successful so far

Food and Agriculture Minister Dr Owusu Afriyie Akoto on Tuesday told Parliament that the Government’s flagship agricultural programme “Planting for Food and Jobs” (PFJ)...
President Akufo-Addo delivering a speech at the graduation ceremony

It Appears Ghana is the Toast of the World

When horn blowers sounded their horns after the throbs of the giant drums, it heralded the entrance to Parliament of the First Gentleman of...
Lydia Alhassan

Women’s group wages war over Lydia Alhassan

The Women Caucus of the Majority in Parliament has registered its displeasure at their counterparts in the Minority for participating in innuendos at Madam...
NDC delegates

Volta NDC Canvass for Delali Brempong Ahead of By-election

Mr Joshua Akamba, National Organiser of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), is calling on the New Patriotic Party (NPP) to desist from luring voters...
Rt. Honourable Speaker of Parliament, Professor Aaron Michael Oquaye

Speaker Oquaye rallies support for National Cathedral project

Speaker of Parliament Rev Prof Aaron Michael Oqauye is rallying support for the construction of the national cathedral for Ghana, explaining that the building...
Rt. Honourable Speaker of Parliament, Professor Aaron Michael Oquaye

Parliament donate GHC 50k to University of Ghana Endowment Fund

The Parliament of Ghana on Monday presented a cheque of GHC 50,000.00 to the University of Ghana Alumni Council, to be paid into the...
Alban Bagbin

Bagbin Will Bring to the NDC Rich Experience and Maturity

Mr Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin, MP for Nadowli Kaleo, on Monday registered confidence to win the presidential primaries of the party to lead it...
Marriage

Workers of OSP Would Undergo Security Scrutiny Before Marrying

A Legislative Instrument (L I) on the Office of the Special Prosecutor (OSP) obligates employees of the office to undergo security checks and be...