Majority Leader Taunts RTI Coalitions: Spousal Rights More Fundamental

Majority leader, the Hon. Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu, has taken a dig at coalitions and Civil Society Groups (CSOs) campaigning for the passage of the Right to Information Bill (RTI), arguing there are more fundamental issues that should concern Ghanaians and Parliament.According to him, the House has been considering the Spousal Rights Bill, which is very critical … Continue reading Majority Leader Taunts RTI Coalitions: Spousal Rights More Fundamental

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

RTI Bill At Last …After Years Of Advocacy

After two decades, the Right to Information (RTI) Bill has finally been laid before Parliament for consideration. The presentation of the Bill to Parliament followed constant pressure cranked up on the President and the executive by groups namely the Right to Information Coalition and the Action Campaign Group, which demanded government to lay the Bill … Continue reading RTI Bill At Last …After Years Of Advocacy