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The Chief Technical Advisor of the University of Ghana School of Law’s Democratic Vigilance Project has called for the immediate integration of Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwah into another Standing Committee prior to his resignation taking effect. According to Oliver Barker-Vormawor, this is in fulfilment of the Constitution which demands Continue Reading
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Minority Leader Haruna Iddrisu and leadership of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) in Parliament have been under pressure following the vetting of President Akufo-Addo’s ministerial nominees. Although the party’s leadership after series of caucus meetings, restored peace, cracks within the NDC side in Parliament further deepened after North Tongu MP, Samuel Continue Reading
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The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has urged its party supporters to form a united opposition front that is capable of demanding accountability from the Akufo-Addo-led government. A statement issued by the party’s National Chairman, Mr Samuel Ofosu-Ampofo, on 31 March 2021, noted that the call for party unity had become necessary following a meeting the […]Continue Reading
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General Secretary of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Johnson Aseidu Nketiah has opened up on the Supreme Court’s verdict of the 2020 Election Petition filed by the party’s flagbearer following his loss in the polls. Mr. Nketiah who was the first witness for John Dramani Mahama, the petitioner and party’s presidential candidate in the […]Continue Reading
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Ken Ofori-Atta has reaffirmed his commitment to protecting the public purse after being sworn-in as Finance Minister. The swearing-in ceremony of the former Data Bank Chair took place at the Jubilee House Tuesday evening after Parliament approved his nomination on March 29, 2021. The newly sworn-in Finance Minister expressed gratitude to the President of the […]Continue Reading
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Fellow in Public Law and Justice with the Ghana Centre For Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana), Prof Stephen Kweku Asare has called on the Electoral Commission (EC) to organise a parliamentary election for the people in the Guan District. “You’ve created a problem so organize an election in Guan constituency immediately, take an extraordinary step to lay […]Continue Reading
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Majority Leader Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu has denied saying that Secretary to the President, Nana Asante Bediatuo unilaterally wrote the letter cutting down budget estimates for the judiciary and legislature. The Suame MP in an interview with JoyNews’ Kwesi Parker Wilson said earlier reportage suggesting that he made such statement was misconstrued. According to him, he only Continue Reading
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A private legal practitioner, Ace Kojo Anan Ankomah has taken a jibe at the elected leaders of the country following the statement by Speaker Alban Bagbin about being in the “number 3” position in the nation’s governance. During a heated debate in Parliament yesterday, March 23, Mr Bagbin teasingly chided Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu when he challenged […]Continue Reading