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Corruption Demonstration

RTI to curtail corruption and nepotism in public sector – PPP

The Progressive People’s Party(PPP) has applauded the Parliament of Ghana for passing the Right to information Bill into Law albeit with few lacunas. According to...
Sanitation City

Parliament of Ghana tasked to Boost MMDAs sanitation By-laws

Ms Benedicta Gogo, a member of Clean Ghana Action Ambassadors, a Non-Governmental Organisation, has called on Parliament to come up with mechanisms to strengthen...

WFD Implement Cross-Party Briefing For Parliamentarians

Ms Majda El Bied, Senior Programme Officer for Westminster Foundation for Democracy (WFD) has stated that the WFD intends to support institutional strengthening of...

The Question On All Lips During Elections

The Presidential and Parliamentary elections were approaching and the tension, fear and anxiety of the people of Ghana were heightening beyond all doubts. The...
HIV

Ghana passes a new law aimed at reducing HIV infections

The bill, when assented to by President John Dramani Mahama, will empower the Commission to formulate policies on the HIV and AIDS epidemic, direct...
IMF

IMF hails Ghana over fiscal discipline

This is despite the decision of, the Parliament of Ghana, which a fortnight ago passed the Bank of Ghana amendment law which now allows...

NCA Protects Consumers As ICH Regulations Gets Approval

The regulations known as the Electronic Communications (Interconnect Clearinghouse Services) Regulations, 2016 otherwise known as the LI 2234 is aimed at regulating the activities...
petroleum

Ghana’s Petroleum Bill is without a beneficiary disclosure clause

Beneficial Ownership Disclosure which is critical in reducing high level corruption and improving transparency and accountability in the oil and gas sector is conspicuously...
Rt. Hon. Edward Doe Adjaho, Speaker of Parliament Rt. Hon. Edward Doe Adjaho, Speaker of Parliament

Ghana Hosts Society of Clerks-at-Table Africa Region Conference

The Parliament of Ghana under the auspices of the Clerk-to-Parliament is hosting the Society of Clerks-At-Table (SoCATT) Africa Region Conference in Accra. The four days...
seth-terkper

Ghana EXIM Bank Law Passed To Boost Export-led Economy

The passage of the bill grants the government the power and authority to establish an EXIM Bank which will be a quasi-government institution that...
Parliament house

CDD Ghana urges Parliament to publicize telecoms bill before passage

A statement released here late Thursday and signed by Communications Officer Mina Okuru said the public was not given adequate time to make their...
Illegal miners in business

Ghana to confiscate equipment and products of illegal mining

By the amendment also criminalizes the involvement of a foreigner in small-scale mining as well as makes it an offence for a Ghanaian to...

Ghana’s parliament at crossroad

Speaker of Parliament, Edward Doe Adjaho was compelled to temporarily suspend Thursday?s sitting after a heated debate among Members of Parliament over Seth Terkper?s...

Ghanaian MPs accused of undermining efforts to empower women

Some female Members of Parliament in Ghana are up in arms against their male colleagues for frustrating them.According to the female lawmakers, their male...
ECOWAS Pres

Parliament must reject EPA

The Trades Union Congress is indicating to the Parliament of Ghana not to ratify the Economic Partnership Agreement reached between ECOWAS and European Union. The...

Sack GMO Mr Alfred Agbesi Of NDC

By Food Sovereignty Ghana Mr Alfred Agbesi, Deputy Majority Leader in Parliament appears confused about the nature and contents of the Plant Breeders Bill. He...

Ghana’s Parliament Needs Voting Record-Oquaye

A former second deputy Speaker of Parliament Professor Mike Oquaye says the lawmaking chamber needs what he calls a voting record that showcases the...

Parliament Calls for Calm in Teshie Clashes

Parliament of Ghana?on Friday?condemned the recent chieftaincy clashes that claimed one life and left several others injured in Teshie in the Ledzokuku Krowor Municipal...

Parliament Puts a Waiver on Export Duties on Goods for N8 Project

The parliament of Ghana yesterday approved the request for waiver of import duties amounting to US$7,413,611 on goods and services for the rehabilitation of...

Parliament Demands Action on 3 ICT Related Laws

The Parliamentary Select Committee on Communications has recommended to the Ministry of Communications to take urgent steps on three legislations related to the sector...

Guinea Fowl Project had no Parliamentary Approval

Wonders they say will never end particularly so in this Mahama led Administration where a whopping Ghc 150 billion is claimed to have been...