NCA shutdown: Akufo-Addo taking us back to dark ages – Ahi

In the wake of the National Communication Authority (NCA) shutting down private radio station, Radio Gold and XYZ for unauthorized radio stations in compliance with Ruling of Electronic Communications Tribunal (ECT). MP for Bodi, Sampson Ahi Member of Parliament for Bodi Samson Ahi has taken a swipe at President Nana Akufo-Addo for taking Ghana back … Continue reading NCA shutdown: Akufo-Addo taking us back to dark ages – Ahi

Single EC for ECOWAS would save us billion -Mahama Ayariga

A member of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Parliament representing Ghana, Mahama Ayariga, is calling for establishment of a single Electoral Commission (EC) for the West African sub-region to save scarce funds. MP for Bawku Central, Mahama Ayariga “If we have a common EC for ECOWAS, with uniform codes that govern every … Continue reading Single EC for ECOWAS would save us billion -Mahama Ayariga

DHL KIA Refuses to Accept Lawmaker’s Ghana Card as Valid ID

Fredrick Opare Ansah, MP for Suhum Giant courier service provider, DHL at the Kotoka International Airport (KIA) on Tuesday morning refused to accept Suhum lawmaker, Fredrick Opare Ansah’s Ghana card as a form of valid Ghanaian Identification Card. A lady, whose name is being withheld for now, told the lawmaker in the face that DHL … Continue reading DHL KIA Refuses to Accept Lawmaker’s Ghana Card as Valid ID

MP Wants Parliamentary Debates Scrapped

Some members of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Parliament have argued debates organized for parliamentary candidates by the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) during elections are unproductive and not educative. According to the MPs, these debates only set up incumbents as targets for other contestants to attack and do not educate constituents on … Continue reading MP Wants Parliamentary Debates Scrapped

Sports Minister Laments Loss of Nationalism, Volunteerism Spirit

Minister for Youth and Sports, Hon. Isaac KwameAsiamah, has deploredloss of what he described as the spirit of volunteerism, patriotism and nationalism from the national psyche. Isaac Kwame Asiamah, Minister for Youth and Sports He lamented that every citizen today expects some sort of payment or some personal benefit for whateverthey do in the name … Continue reading Sports Minister Laments Loss of Nationalism, Volunteerism Spirit

Ghana Lobby to Host AU Secretariat on Free Trade

Minister for Foreign Affairs, Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey, has issued a passionate appeal to members of the ECOWAS Parliament to support Ghana's bid to host the Secretariat of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) in Accra. She noted that Ghana's history and credentials on Pan-Africanism and her continuous commitment to the ideals and values of … Continue reading Ghana Lobby to Host AU Secretariat on Free Trade

ECOWAS States Urged to Fall On PPP to Address Infrastructure Gap

Governments of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) have been urged to leverage public resources with the private sector to close the infrastructure gap. First Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Joseph Osei-Owusu, who made the call, stressed that pooling private sector resources and expertise could deliver efficient public infrastructure and services. Hon. Osei-Owusu was … Continue reading ECOWAS States Urged to Fall On PPP to Address Infrastructure Gap

New Executives Tasked to Make PPC Vibrant for Parliament

Mr. Djietror advising the new executives as Ms. Kate Addo looks on Newly elected executives of the Parliamentary Press Corps (PPC) have been advised to ensure they play their roles efficiently to bridge the gap between Parliament and the Citizenry. Director of the Table Office, Mr. Ebenezer AhumahDjietror, who gave the advice,urged the executives to … Continue reading New Executives Tasked to Make PPC Vibrant for Parliament

PAC Chairman Angry …Over Town Hall Meetings in Europe, US

Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Parliament, the Hon. James Klutse Avedzi, last Monday blew up his top when a deputy minister expected to appear before his Committee was reported to be attending town hall meeting in France. James Klutse Avedzi, Chairman of PAC Deputy Minister for Information, Ama Dokua Asiamah Agyei, was … Continue reading PAC Chairman Angry …Over Town Hall Meetings in Europe, US

AHENE ABUSUA DEMAND DEAD BODY FROM OMANHENE: Appeal to President and IGP to step in

The Ahene Abusua of Wassa Akropong in the Amenfi District of Western Region is demanding the dead body of their beloved brother, the late John Kwame Boakye from the Omanhene of Wassa Amenfi Traditional Area, Tetrete Okuamuah Sekyim III. The family, led by one Peter Nana Amankwah appealed to President Akufo Addo, the IGP, Minister … Continue reading AHENE ABUSUA DEMAND DEAD BODY FROM OMANHENE: Appeal to President and IGP to step in