MPs call for national conference on legal education

Members of Parliament have called upon the Attorney General and Minister of Justice to constitute a national conference on legal education in Ghana to create a platform for resolving academic challenges at the Ghana School of Law (GSL). The proposal follows recommendations by the Committee on Constitutional, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs to the General Legal … Continue reading MPs call for national conference on legal education

Law Students Run to MPs: For Solution to Unnecessary Failures

Student leadership of the Ghana Law School has portioned the leadership of Parliament over the high failure rates in the professional law examinations. This follows the 2017 and 2018 low pass results of about 20%, whereby Professional Law Course Examination results recorded only 91 students out of approximately 600) students passing the examinations. Over 200 … Continue reading Law Students Run to MPs: For Solution to Unnecessary Failures

RTI Coalitions Threaten Court Action if Law is Mutilated with Exemptions

Right to Information (RTI) Coalitions and Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) have issued a warning they would head to the Supreme Court if Parliament mutilates the RTI law, to have it strike down as unconstitutional and inconsistent with Article 21 (1) f of the 1992 Constitution.The Coalitions noted that Ghanaians expect the Legislature to pass a … Continue reading RTI Coalitions Threaten Court Action if Law is Mutilated with Exemptions

No More Home Invasions of MPs – Speaker Tells Police

Speaker of parliament, the Hon. Aaron Michael Oquaye, has urged the police service to in future, route invitations to Members of Parliament, through the leadership and Speaker of the House. The member in question, he said, would then attend to the appropriate invitation at the highest quarters preferable the Commissioner of Police CID in charge … Continue reading No More Home Invasions of MPs – Speaker Tells Police

Ghana Police Ladies Attend Annual IAWP Forum in Calgary

Over 50 members of the International Association of Women Police’s (IAWP) wing of the Ghana Police Service and other law enforcement agencies in Ghana, joined hundreds of their colleague officers from 35 other countries around the world for the 2018 International Association of Women Police conference in the City of Calgary, Canada. This year’s event, … Continue reading Ghana Police Ladies Attend Annual IAWP Forum in Calgary