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February 1, 2017

I will collaborate with Volta Region chiefs for dev't – V/R Minister designate

The Volta regional minister-designate, Archibald Letsa, has promised to work with the Regional House of Chiefs to bring development to the region. Source: New feed
February 1, 2017

NPP moves to settle Asomah-Kyeremeh, Sunyani Traditional Council rampus

The Brong Ahafo Regional Executive members of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) have been designated by the leadership of the party to settle amicably the matter […]
February 1, 2017

Televise proceedings of bribery allegation committee – CHRAJ

The Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) has asked for the sittings of the ad hoc committee of Parliament constituted to investigate the allegation […]
February 1, 2017

Chiefs want role in national governance clearly defined

The National House of Chiefs (NHC) has initiated moves to get the Chieftaincy Act, (Act 759) of 2008, amended, and the roles of chiefs in national […]
February 1, 2017

Nana Addo will sack Agyarko if – John Boadu

Source: New feed
February 1, 2017

Parliament ‘bribe cash’ was GHS100,000 – Kwesi Pratt

Source: New feed
February 1, 2017

I'll complete Mahama's housing projects – Atta Akyea

The minister-nominee for Works and Housing, Samuel Atta Akyea says he will not abandon state housing projects started under the erstwhile National Democratic Congress (NDC) government. […]
February 1, 2017

Bawumia shocked at $13.9 million spent on Veep's accommodation

Source: New feed
February 1, 2017

Parliament: Committee to probe bribery allegation begins work amid criticism

Source: New feed
January 31, 2017

Some questions asked at vetting irrelevant – Atta Akyea

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) Member of Parliament (MP) for the Abuakwa South Constituency and Member of Parliament’s vetting committee Mr. Samuel Atta Akyea, has bemoaned […]
January 31, 2017

AU Summit: 'Let's leave better legacy'– Akufo-Addo

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says the African Union’s theme for 2017 – “Harnessing the demographic dividend through investments in the Youth” […]
January 31, 2017

Photos: Parliament leaks; roof partly ripped off after rainstorm

A severe rainstorm Tuesday night has wrecked havoc in Parliament House. Source: New feed
January 31, 2017

GHC7 billion expenditure not disclosed in gov't data – Dr Bawumia

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia says government has discovered GHC7 billion expenditure not disclosed in the nation’s financial data. Source: New feed
January 31, 2017

Hot audio: Allow me to sue Ayariga – Joe Wise pleads

Chairman of the Appointment Committee of Parliament, Joe Osei-Wusu is pleading with the Speaker of Parliament to allow him sue Bawku Central MP in court. Source: […]
January 31, 2017

Full text: Akufo-Addo's vote of thanks at 28th AU Ordinary Session

Ghana and my modest person are honoured by the invitation of the newly installed Chairperson of the Assembly, His Excellency Alpha Condé, to move the vote […]
January 31, 2017

Ayariga bribe saga: Committee should act swiftly – KB Asante

Former Education Minister under Kwame Nkrumah, K.B Asante says the committee investigating the bribery scandal in parliament should be swift in coming out its report. Source: […]
January 31, 2017

Joe Ghartey heads 5-member Committee to probe bribery claim

The Speaker of Parliament has set up a five-member Committee to probe the alleged bribery attempt made against some members of the Appointments Committee. Source: New […]
January 31, 2017

VIDEO: Anita De Sosoo apologises on Otiko’s behalf

Anita De Sosoo, former National Women’s Organiser for the National Democratic Congress (NDC), has on behalf of Otiko Afisa Djaba, Minister-designate for Gender, Children and Social […]
January 31, 2017

Privileges C'ttee not good enough to dig into MPs bribery saga – CDD, ILGS

Two governance experts say only an external body can do a thorough investigation into allegations that some MPs received monies to approve the president’s nominee for […]
January 31, 2017

US-based Ghanaians sue EC over ROPAA

Five Ghanaians resident in the United States, have sued the Electoral Commission (EC) at the Supreme Court over the non-implementation of the Representation of the People […]
January 31, 2017

Atta Akyea, Amewu get vetted today

The Appointments Committee of parliament is expected to vet the Minister-designate of Works and Housing Samuel Atta Akyea and two other ministerial nominees of President Nana […]
January 31, 2017

Otiko 'a pale shadow' of Oye Lithur – Franklin Cudjoe

Otiko Afisa Djaba is a “pale shadow” of the immediate past Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection Nana Oye Lithur, founding president of civil society […]
January 31, 2017

I did not mobilise money to pay 'so-called Agyarko bribe’ – Ken Agyapong

Assin Central Member of Parliament (MP), Kennedy Ohene Agyapong has rubbished reports that he was the one who raised money to ‘bribe’ the minority members. Source: […]
January 31, 2017

I did not mobilise money to pay Agyarko’s ‘bribe’ – Ken Agyapong

Assin Central Member of Parliament (MP), Kennedy Ohene Agyapong has rubbished reports that he was the one who raised money to ‘bribe’ the minority members of […]
February 27, 2017
Hot audio: If NDC is too hot for you, get out – ET Mensah urged
Former Member of Parliament for Ningo-Prampram, Enoch Teye Mensah risked losing his membership in the NDC if he continues to champion the cause against the party. […]
February 27, 2017
Hot audio: If NDC is too hot for you, get out – ET Mensah told
Former Member of Parliament for Ningo-Prampram, Enoch Teye Mensah risked losing his membership in the NDC if he continues to champion the cause against the party. […]
February 27, 2017
No placards at budget – MPs told
The Majority and Minority, together with the leadership of parliament, have agreed to ban the display of placards during the presentation of this year’s budget by […]
February 27, 2017
Prez Akufo-Addo swears in council of state members
President Akufo-Addo has sworn into office the members of the Council of State. Source: New feed
February 27, 2017
Audio: NDC Elders, Asiedu Nketia et al endorsed my Council of State bid – ET Mensah
Former Member of Parliament for Ningo-Prampram, Enoch Teye Mensah has disclosed that some big wigs in the National Democratic Congress (NDC) including the General Secreatry of […]
February 27, 2017
ECG sabotaging Akufo-Addo’s government with ‘dumsor’ – Wontumi
The Ashanti Regional Chairman of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) Bernard Antwi-Boasiako popularly called ‘Chairman Wontumi’ has accused officials of the Electricity Company of Ghana […]
February 27, 2017
Audio: Indiscipline led to Konadu's exit from NDC – ET Mensah
Former Member of Parliament (MP) for Ningo Prampram, Enoch Teye Mensah has said that the high levels of indiscipline in the National Democratic Congress (NDC) led […]
February 27, 2017
Opuni assets freeze no big deal – Kweku Baako
Government freezing the assets of the former Chief Executive Officer of Cocobod, Dr Stephen Opuni, is not a big deal and not unprecedented in the country’s […]
February 27, 2017
We want independent press corps in Parliament – Press dean
The outgoing dean of the Parliamentary Press Corps, Andrew Edwin Arthur has called for the total independence of the press corps to ensure that it doesn’t […]
February 26, 2017
One district, one factory: Volta minister cuts sod for Kente Village in Agortime
The Volta Regional Minister, Dr Archibald Letsa has cut the sod for the Agortime Kente village in the Volta Region. Source: New feed
February 26, 2017
Stop predicting doom for Akufo-Addo – Oppong Nkrumah
Member of Parliament for Ofoase-Ayirebi, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah has called on opposition parties to support the good initiatives by President Nana Akufo-Addo and his government. Source: […]
February 25, 2017
Bribery saga: Force Ayariga to swear with the gods – Kwaku Bonsam
Bawku Central Member of Parliament (MP), Mahama Ayariga has been challenged to swear with the gods if he indeed believe in his account that Energy Minister, […]