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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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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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 not fair to me – Joe Wise rejects Bagbin’s warning

The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin’s caution to Joseph Osei Owusu not to overturn his ruling on the again has not sat down well with the 1st Deputy Speaker as he says the Speaker’s comments are unreflective and unfair comments against him in the matter. Alban Bagbin had cautioned Joe

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Bagbin is right to be angry with Joseph Osei-Owusu for reversing his rulings – Inusah Fuseini

Former Tamale Central lawmaker Insuah Fuseini has said the Speaker has a just cause to be angry with his First deputy Joseph Osei-Owusu for the dismissal of a private motion to investigate the government’s Covid-19 expenditure. He noted that the First Deputy Speaker has more often taken some decisions which are

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I will let them arrest you if you joke – Bagbin warns non-serious MPs

In order to step his foot down and bring some decorum into everyday proceedings in the hung Parliament, Speaker Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin has cautioned that he will not hesitate to throw out disruptive lawmakers. “I will be compelled to get the Marshal to get people arrested and sent out,”

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Ministry of Finance is denying me critical documents of AirtelTigo takeover – Alban Bagbin

Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin is not happy with the continued refusal of the Ministry of Finance to give him what he calls ‘the necessary responses after demanding information from them in relation to the AirtelTigo deal’. The speaker voiced his frustrations when the Minister in charge of Communications and

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Alban Bagbin dumps colonial cloak for traditional Ghanaian attire while urging MPs to dialogue

True to his word during an interview on dropping the ceremonial cloak the Speaker is supposed to wear during parliamentary proceedings, the Right Honorable Speaker Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin heralded the first sitting of the year’s parliamentary session with the regalia of a Ghanaian chief. The Speaker commenting on his

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Removal of Military from Speaker’s security detail is a psychological warfare Akufo-Addo is playing – NDC Chairman

The National Chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Samuel Ofosu Ampofo, has explained that the withdrawal of the soldiers attached to the Office of the Speaker of Parliament is psychological warfare against Mr. Alban Bagbin by the Government of Ghana. The soldiers’ withdrawal, Mr. Samuel Ofosu Ampofo said, is

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