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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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TUC Lauds Nation Builders Corps

The Trades Union Congress (TUC) Thursday lauded the Government’s initiative to create the Nation Builders Corps (NBC) to address unemployment, but urged it to...

Ghana’s Parliament Await Presidential Assent To Prosecute Specific Cases

Parliament on Monday evening passed the Office of the Special Prosecutor Bill into Law, awaiting Presidential assent to establish a specialised agency to investigate...
Ghanaian Parliament

MPs Discussions in Parliament on 7-10 November

MPs discuss Odekro’s approach to assessing Parliament According to Laadi Ayi Ayamba (MP, Pusiga), considering the misconception about what Parliament does, it is necessary that...
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Minority Criticisms On Energy-Sector Bond Mischief

The Ministry of Finance says the Minority Caucus in Parliament’s criticisms of the Energy-sector Bond, issued by the ESLA PLC, smacks of “intellectual dishonesty”...
Fidelity Bank

Issuance Of Energy Sector Bond Witness Tremendous Success

The Fidelity Bank, joint technical advisors to the issuance of the energy sector bond, says the issuance of the bond witnessed a tremendous success...

Parliament Urged To Correct Misconception On Role Of MP’S

The First Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Mr Joseph Osei-Owusu, Tuesday urged the House to develop an objective framework for performance assessment based on the...

First Deputy Speaker Barred From Entering Parliament

To their consternation, Mr Joseph Osei –Owusu, First Deputy Speaker and the MP for Bekwai and other members of the House were on Tuesday...
Right to Information

Anti Corruption Measure: Lay RTI Bill Before Parliament Now!

The Right to Information (RTI) Coalition, Ghana notes, with utmost disappointment, the latest in the litany of promises and pledges made by officials of...
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Freedom of Expression is the Voice of the Masses

Under the fundamental laws of the republic of Ghana, one law stands unequivocal and grants the people of Ghana the right to freedom without...
Parliamentary Select Committee

Parliament Probes 4G Authorization for Busy Ghana

The Parliamentary Select Committee on Communications is questioning how Busy Ghana got a 4G authorization through the "back door" when other players paid millions...
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Odekro: Weeks Proceedings in Parliament Under Review

International Day for the eradication of Poverty Poverty appears to be endemic in rural areas especially in Northern Ghana. More than 4/10 Ghanaians are...
Bills

Parliamentary Highlights Over The Week

Minority demand government statement on Libya’s ISIS report The Minority caucus on the Foreign Affairs Committee of Parliament addressed the Press on Tuesday 10 October...
Media

Somalia media stakeholders appeal to parliament to amend media law

Somalia journalists, lawyers and civil society organizations on Monday appealed to parliament to amend the new media law before its approval. In a joint statement...

Sombo Youth Praises Nadowli/Kaleo MP Mr. Alban S.K. Bagbin

The Youth of Sombo in the Nadowli/Kaleo District has hailed Mr. Alban S.K. Bagbin, Member of Parliament for Nadowli/Kaleo Constituency for providing dedicated services...
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Road and Transport Committee Commends GCAAs Work

The Chairman of the Road and Transport Committee of Parliament, Mr Samuel Ayeh-Paye, has commended the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) for having close...
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Conference on Office of Special Prosecutor Held in Accra

Professor Henry Kwasi Prempeh, a Professor at Law, has suggested that whistleblowers should be provided with incentives to encourage them to provide information on...
Ghanaian Parliament

Government Free SHS Policy is a Prank – Minority

The Minority in Parliament has described the Government’s Free SHS policy as ‘a hoax’, saying it is contrary to the promise they made to...
Ghana Parliament-

Parliament Charged to Fast Track Mental Health Bill Passage

The Mental Health Leadership and Advocacy Programme (mhLAP) and the Mental Health Society of Ghana (MEHSOG) have urged Parliament to quickly pass the Legislative...
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People of Nkum and Odoben Cry for Portable Water

Residents of Agona Nkum and Agona Odoben have not enjoyed pipe-borne water for about two years now following the destruction of the main pipe...
Tema Metropolitan Assembly

TMA Lifts MPs Suspension

The Tema Metropolitan Assembly (TMA) has unanimously voted to lift Wednesday’s suspension of Mr. Carlos Kingsley Ahenkorah, Member of Parliament (MP) for Tema West...

Minority Demands Answers From Finance Minister on McDan Loan Facility

The Minority Caucus in Parliament has called on Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, the Finance Minister, to explain why he approved a GHC10 million loan from...

Did Parliament Go Wrong By Passing Bill on Compulsory Towing Levy

For the past few weeks one of the raging issues that has caught national attention and was covered extensively by the media space was...

Government shelves proposed towing levy

The implementation of the Mandatory Towing Levy, which seeks to tow broken down and disabled vehicles on roads to reduce accidents, has been suspended,...
Ghanaian Parliament

When will the minority have their say in Ghana?

The second meeting of the First Session of the Seventh Parliament of the Fourth Republic of Ghana came to an end on Wednesday, August...

As Odekro Reports This Weeks Parliamentary Activities

Highlights of what MPs discussed July 31 - Aug 2 Government mid-year budget review The Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori Atta was in parliament this week...
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Parliament’s contribution to dealing with Ghana’s Polio infection threat

26 July 2017 It has been widely reported in the media the likelihood of newborn babies or to borrow our oft-quoted clique “our future leaders”...

Bekwai Constituency Pupils Tour Parliament

Mr Joseph Osei-Owusu, the First Deputy Speaker of Parliament and Member of Parliament for Bekwai, on Friday welcomed school children from the Constituency to...

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