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Ghana Parliament needs more than 6,000 doses of vaccines – Speaker

The Speaker of Parliament, Mr Alban Sumana Bagbin, on Wednesday said Parliament would require not less than 6,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccines to carry out the inoculation in the House. He said the 2,000 doses of vaccine allocated to the House was woefully inadequate and that it would require …

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Osei-Owusu refutes Minority’s claim of rejecting three nominees

Mr Joseph Osei-Owusu, Chairman of Parliament’s Appointment Committee has refuted claims by Minority members of the Committee that three nominees of the President for ministerial roles have been rejected by the committee. According to him, the Appointment Committee has no power to be rejecting anybody, saying theirs is to make …

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Parliament rolls out plan for vaccination soon

Parliament on Tuesday resumed for business from a three-week shutdown over upsurge for Covid-19 cases, and would soon announce a roll out plan of vaccination for Members and Staff of the House. The House on February 10, 2021 closed down after results of a screening test for the disease by …

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SONA to be delivered on March 9, budget March 12

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will on Tuesday, March 9, 2021, deliver a Message on the State of the Nation to Parliament and the nation, Speaker of Parliament Alban Sumana Bagbin has announced. And the financial statement and budget of the Government of Ghana for the year 202 would be …

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NPP, NDC commit to peace after Supreme Court’s verdict on 2020 Election Petition

The leadership of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) and National Democratic Congress (NDC), has committed to preserve the peace in the country after the Supreme Court’s ruling on the 2020 Election Petition. They have resolved to ensure that supporters of both political parties exercise restraint and desist from any provocative …

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NDC urges calm ahead of election petition verdict

The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has called on its supporters and sympathisers to remain calm in the run-up to the Supreme Court’s verdict on the December 2020 election petition on Thursday, March 4, 2021. The country’s apex court   is expected to deliver judgement on a petition filed by …

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Peace Council appeals for peace after Supreme Court judgment

The National Peace Council (NPC), has asked Ghanaians to remain peaceful after the Supreme Court’s ruling on the Presidential Election Petition. A statement issued by Reverend Dr Ernest Adu-Gyamfi, the Chairman of the Peace Council, copied to the Ghana News Agency (GNA), said President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, the Second …

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1D1F is a revolutionary invention since independence – Alan Kyerematen

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Minister Designate for Trade and Industry Alan Kyerematen on Friday described the One District, One Factory (1D1F) flagship programme of the Akufo-Addo Government as “a revolutionary invention, to have been introduced in the country since independence.” He said 139, 331 jobs were created, with a total of 232 1D1F projects …

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Contempt case: Supreme Court discharges Ayine

The Supreme Court on Thursday discharged Dr Dominic A. Anyine, a member of the Petitioner’s communication team, of contempt charge. Dr Ayine admitted making scandalous statements about the Supreme Court panel hearing the Election Petition after the Court had delivered it’s ruling on February 16. He was said to have …

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