The government’s ability to increase local revenue mobilisation is key towards achieving the Ghana Beyond Aid agenda, the Executive Secretary of the Civil and Local Government Staff Association of Ghana (CLOGSAG), Dr Isaac Bampoe-Addo, has stated.
The New Patriotic Party (NPP) Member of Parliament (MP) for Essikado-Ketan in the Western Region, Mr Joe Ghartey, has failed to stop a petition challenging the validity of his election in the December 7, 2020 poll.
The Cape Coast High Court hearing the dual citizenship case brought against the Assin North Member of Parliament (MP) has set Monday, April 12, 2021, for case management and the setting down of issues that would govern the conduct of the trial.
The government’s silence on the cashew industry in the 2021 Budget and Economic Statement is an indication that it has no proper plans for cashew farmers in the country, Member of Parliament of Wenchi, Alhaji Haruna Seidu has said.
The Minister designate for Finance, Mr Ken Ofori-Atta says it was unfair that the former Special Prosecutor, Mr Martin Amidu in a report on the Agyapa deal did not include his input, as the sector Minister.
Barely 24 hours after expelling its former Central Regional Chairman, Mr Bernard Allotey Jacobs, on grounds of “misconduct and anti-party conduct”, the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has suspended a second member of the party in the Binduri Constituency, Mr Stephen Atubiga, for some disparaging comments he made about Professor Joshua Alabi and the party.
The National Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr Freddie Wosemeiwu Blay, has urged members with ambition for various positions in the party, including the flagbearership “not to steal the start for they might be disqualified.”
The New Patriotic Party (NPP) expected former President John Dramani Mahama to congratulate President Nana Akufo-Addo for emerging victorious in the 2020 presidential election, as affirmed by the Supreme Court of Ghana.
Former Chairman and Election 2016/2020 campaign manager for the New Patriotic Party, Peter Mac Manu is all praise for the Supreme Court of Ghana, saying its adjudication of the 2020 Presidential Election Petition, particularly in bringing finality to the dispute was “excellent”.
There was a 'lighter' showdown in Parliament on Tuesday when the Speaker of Parliament, Mr Alban S. K. Bagbin intimated to his long time friend and the Majority Leader of the House, Mr Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu that he was only a leader of government business in the House.
The Speaker of Parliament has directed the constitution of a seven-member parliamentary committee to consider a petition by the former Chief Executive Officer of the UT Bank, Mr Kofi Amoabeng, and the founder of the Unibank Ghana Limited, Dr Kwabena Duffour, over the collapse of the two banks in 2018.
The New Patriotic Party (NPP) Member of Parliament (MP) for Suhum, Mr Kwadwo Asante, has given out 23 vehicles to support both private and commercial drivers in Suhum to own their personal commercial vehicles.