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Do not do anything to undermine our party – Joe Ghartey

Mr. Joe Ghartey, the Member of Parliament for the Essikado-Ketan Constituency of the New Patriotic Party has called on Party faithful to work hard to ensure that the Party becomes the preferred choice of the populace in the 2020 general elections. “Remember where we came from, let us be humble …

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EC must open up to more consultations – CODEO

The Coalition of Domestic Election Observers (CODEO) has called on the Electoral Commission (EC) to open up to more consultations on critical electoral issues to avoid suspicion from stakeholders.   It said though the EC was enjoined by law to be more transparent, professional and independent in the conduct of its …

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Let’s respect the Speaker of Parliament – MCE

The Tema Metropolitan Chief Executive, Mr Felix Mensah Nii Annang – La, has expressed disappointment in the Minority in Parliament for “unwholesome name-calling “of the Speaker of Parliament. Speaking in Tema, he said, the threat to initiate impeachment against the Speaker on grounds of supposedly being biased denigrated the office of …

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NPP must apologise to Ghanaians – Okudzeto-Ablakwa

Mr Samuel Okudzeto-Ablakwa, Member of Parliament (MP) for North Tongu has called on the government to apologise to Ghanaians for the sudden about-turn on the two Guantanamo Bay detainees. He said the New Patriotic Party (NPP had promised Ghanaians to return the two detainees if they won power because former …

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NPP delegates heckle NDC Organiser

Delegates at the Volta Regional Delegates Conference of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), booed at the opposition National Democratic Congress for expressing dissenting views in a solidarity message. Mr Henry Ametefe, the Regional Organiser of the NDC, was heckled, when he raised issues of vandalism, seizure and attacks of state …

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Speaker to summon security officials over dawn raid on MPs homes

Professor Aaron Mike Oquaye, the Speaker of Parliament, on Friday gave an assurance that he would invite the appropriate security officials to discuss matters relating to the dawn raids of the homes of some members. The Speaker’s assurance comes at the back of an appeal by Alhaji Muntaka Mubarak, Chief …

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Furore in Parliament over Speaker’s directive  

The Minority Chief Whip, Alhaji Muntaka Mubarak, on Thursday protested a directive by the Speaker of Parliament, Professor Aaron Michael Oquaye, to allow the Leadership of the House to ask only one question. This came up after members had asked questions, eliciting answers from Dr Owusu Afriyie Akoto, the Food …

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NPP activist lauds invasion of Dr Donkor’s residence

Mr Dennis Amfo-Sefa, a member of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), has lauded the invasion of the house of Dr Kwabena Donkor, the former Minister of Power over investigations into the AMERI power deal. He said the invasion by operatives of the Criminal Investigations Department of the Ghana Police …

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Minority Leader challenges government on AMERI deal 

Mr Haruna Iddrisu, the Minority Leader has challenged the ruling New Patriotic Party to declare its official position on the AMERI Power deal. According him, government’s official position on the matter would guide the Minority’s next line of action on the issue. Mr Iddrisu gave the challenged when he spoke …

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Charlotte Osei responds to questions from Parliamentarians

The Chairperson of Electoral Commission, (EC) Mrs Charlotte Osei, is at present answering questions from members of  Parliament House on how the Commission handled the funds received from media accreditation in the 2016 General Election. Before she arrived, Parliament was suspended for about an hour in an apparent preparation to …

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