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Abodakpi Speaks : I’m Best Bet For NDC Chairmanship Post

Hon. Dan Abodakpi, an aspiring Chairman of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC), yesterday Wednesday, 12, 2018, amidst drumming and dancing stormed the...

CSOs Platform On SDGs Condemns Bagbin’s Disparaging Comments

The Ghana Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) Platform on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have condemned the Second Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Alban Sumana Bagbin, for...

Ghana Drops From 108th to 120th According To WB Global Index.

Mr Anthony Nyame-Baafi, Director of Multilateral, Regional and Bilateral Trade at the Ministry of Trade and Industry and also the Chairman of National Committee...
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Land expropriation without compensation to go ahead despite growing concern

The long-awaited land expropriation without compensation will go ahead, South Africa's Parliament said on Friday amid growing concern over the process. Parliament made the statement...
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Minority to drop legal case against NIA

Member of Parliament for South Dayi Constituency in the Volta Region, Dafeamekpor Rockson-Nelson Etse Kwami has revealed that the minority will rescind its decision...
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Parliament must not guarantee private loans for MPs – Professor

A law professor, H. Kwasi Prempeh, has questioned the constitutionality of parliament in using its powers to approve private loans for its members to...
Ghanaian Parliament

Parliament disapproves suggestions on sodomy legislation

In very strong language laced with banter, Parliament on Thursday minced no words to express disgust, revulsion and angst against attempts by people, backed...
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Ghana must not legalize homosexuality – Chief Psychiatrist

It will be a tragedy if Ghana legalizes homosexuality, Dr. Kwesi Osei, the country’s Chief Psychiatrist has warned. Apart from being an abnormality with regards...
Ghanaian Parliament

Two Ghanaian Ministers Summoned Over Bad Blood

Parliament has summoned the Defence and Interior ministers over Wednesday’s bloody clash between a group of soldiers and some police personnel in Tamale in...
Public Accounts Committee

PAC wants state accommodation rents reviewed

Mr James Klutse Avedzi, Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Parliament has suggested that government reviewed rent charges of State housing facilities...
Ghanaian Parliament

Ghana’s Parliament Needs a Drafting Section

The Second Deputy Speaker and Member of Parliament for Nadowli Kaleo Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin has advocated for a Drafting Section or Department for...
Parliament RTI Transparency

Ghana’s parliament advised to pass RTI Bill

A University lecturer has tasked parliament to pass the Right to Information (RTI) Bill as an ideal way of demonstrating its commitment towards transparency...
GIMPA Support

GIMPA Women’s Parliament donates to Children’s hospital

The Executives of the Women’s Parliament under the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), Women’s Commission, has presented assorted items to children...
Moon Jae-in

S. Korean leader implores parliament deals quickly with Panmunjom Declaration

South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Monday stressed the need for a rapid ratification of the Panmunjom Declaration in the parliament, calling for a...
Ghana’s Parliament

Ghana’s parliament supports free trade agreement

Parliament has given backing to the African Continental Free Trade Agreement, seeking to boost intra-Africa trade through the creation of a single market for...
Photo taken on Nov. 6, 2015 shows a view of the refurbished parliamentary office in Accra, capital of Ghana. China'S State Hualong Construction Ghana Limited handed over here on Friday the completed refurbished office structure to Ghana's parliament. (Xinhua/Lin Xiaowei)

Ghana’s Parliament revisits RTI Bill

Parliament on Thursday evening concurred that further work by the House on the Right to Information (RTI) Bill should not be done under a...
elections

Sierra Leonean Opposition Grabs More Parliamentary Seats

Sierra Leone's main opposition All People's Congress (APC) has won a majority of seats in Parliament in the just concluded election, the National Electoral...
elections

Malaysian PM asks for parliaments closure whilst calling for elections

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said on Friday that the parliament will be dissolved on Saturday, paving way for the next general election to...
Right to Information (RTI)

RE: Release RTI Bill (2018) on website and social media platforms of Parliament and...

Odekro has taken notice of the call for memoranda on the Right To Information (RTI) Bill, 2018. The call was made in a statement...
Disability Campaign

Children with disabilities to present parliament with a ten-point resolution

Children with Disabilities in the Upper West Region have presented a 10-point manifesto for onward submission to parliament to be included in society and...
Ghana's Parliament

19-23rd March, 2018 Happenings in Ghana’s Parliament

Parliament approves Ghana – US Defence Cooperation Agreement Parliament on Friday approved by majority vote, the agreement between the Governments of Ghana and the United...
Odekro This Week in Parliament

Weekly proceedings in Parliament

1. GH¢924.8m approved for GETFund Parliament on Wednesday approved GH¢924.8m for the Ghana Education Trust Fund (GETFund) for the 2018 fiscal year. GH¢328.1 million...
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GETFund’s 2018 Disbursement Formula Gets Parliamentary Approval

Parliament on Wednesday approved the formula for sharing the GH¢924 million of the Ghana Education Trust (GETFund) for the 2018 fiscal year. Out of the...

Ghana plant breeders bill is poorly constructed

Representatives from various civil society organisations have re-iterated their call for a revision of the "UPOV-compliant" Plant Breeders Bill. They called for a "sui...
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NPP Gov’t has not abandon Legon sports stadium – Committee

The Chairman of the Parliamentary Select Committee on Youth and Sport Mr. Alex Agyekum has dismissed claims that, the University of Ghana Sports Stadium...
Akufo-Addo

Minority Demands List of FH Staffers

Pressure is being mounted on President Akufo-Addo to submit to parliament, the full list of Presidential Staffers immediately as required by law. According to the...
CSOs

S.P. Bill: CSOs Commends Ghana’s Parliament

The Coalition of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) have expressed appreciation to Ghana’s legislature for the speedy passage of the Special Prosecutor Bill. According to the...

PUWU calls for inquiries into Messrs Befessa agreement

The Public Utility Workers’ Union (PUWU) is calling on Government to conduct a thorough investigation into the role played by public officials in the...

Ghana Gov’t Committed To Free And Quality Education

Ms Otiko Afisah Djaba, Minister of Gender, children and Social Protection, has said Government is committed to ensuring that every Ghanaian child of school...

SNV Netherlands Provide Island Communities With Electricity

Ms Betty Krosby-Mensah, Member of Parliament, Kwahu Afram Plains North Constituency, has commended SNV Netherlands Development Organisation and the Centre for Energy, Environment and...

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