You cannot keep changing positions like chameleons – Kyei Mensah-Bonsu fires NDC MPs

Mr Osei Kyei Mensah-Bonsu, leader of the Majority group Parliament has slammed his colleagues in the Minority for always changing their position regarding the issue of the beleaguered lawmaker for Dome –Kwabenya Sara Adwoa Safo. The lawmaker gave an instance when Minority Chief Whip Muntaka Mubarak did not agree with

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Let’s make the School Feeding Programme a priority – Alban Bagbin

Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin has reiterated the need for the concerns of caterers under the National School Feeding Programme to be addressed. Currently, there is been a disagreement between caterers under the program and authorities over the cost of feeding per student. In a bid to address the challenges,

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Investigate the gaps in the Minister’s report – Bagbin tasks Finance and Health Committees

The Finance and Health Committees of Ghana’s legislature have been tasked by the Speaker of Parliament Alban Bagbin to expeditiously investigate the utilization of the Covid-19 funds. This was due to what the speaker felt are discrepancies in the receipt and payment of Covid-19 monies as accounted for by the

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We can’t give you money and you don’t account for it, not again – Bagbin to Ken Ofori-Atta

A livid Speaker of Parliament Alban Bagbin has suspended all business from the Ministry of Finance until questions are answered and a Covid-19 expenditure statement is delivered by the sector Minister Ken Ofori-Atta. Already, a 75 million Euro facility for a Covid-19 response program has been suspended pending the delivery

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Withdrawal of Bagbin’s military detail was right – Dominic Nitiwul

Dominic Nitiwul, Ghana’s Defense Minister has justified the Military leadership’s decision to withdraw the military detail of Speaker of Parliament Alban Bagbin. The Defense Minister said the Military did nothing wrong in withdrawing their protection for the third gentleman of the land. Some have criticized the governing New Patriotic Party

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We’re not starving Parliament of cash – Majority in Parliament replies Alban Bagbin

The ruling party in Ghana’s legislature has insisted that government is not deliberately frustrating the business of the house by failing to release money for the smooth running of the legislature. Frank Annor-Dompreh, Majority Chief Whip has since revealed that some funds have been made available to the house for

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Seek clearance from me before appointing any MP to the board of any institution – Bagbin warns Akufo-Addo

Speaker of Parliament Alban Bagbin announced his decision to halt the appointment of legislators as board members. Currently, most legislators in the Majority group are serving on boards of public institutions with some even being chairpersons. The speaker complained that such instances will bring about what he calls patronage and

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You’re the cause of the confusion ongoing in parliament now – Bagbin fires Supreme Court

The Supreme Court’s recent judgment has been blamed by Speaker of Parliament Alban Bagbin as the cause of the disagreement in parliament over the formation of a quorum for voting. He indicated that the Supreme Court judgement is different from what they see as a quorum in parliament. “Most of

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Sorry for the errors, blame on me – Alban Bagbin apologizes for errors that occurred before the E-levy was passed

Rt Hon Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin, Speaker of Parliament has rendered an unqualified apology to the house for some mistakes made on the votes and proceedings during Tuesday’s sitting in parliament when the E-levy was passed by the house. Mr Bagbin admitted that errors did occur and took ultimate responsibility

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