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Parliament approves Duty Exemption on TVET Centres of Excellence.

By:brightwebtv/Nana Asare Barimah Parliament has approved Government’s request to waive Import Duties, Import and Domestic VAT, GET Fund Levy, NHIL, EXIM Levy and Special Import Levy totalling Ten Million, Eight Hundred and Seventy-Nine Thousand, Two Hundred and Twenty-Eight Euros and Ten Cents (€10,879,228.10) on materials, equipment and services to be …

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Parliament Approves Government’s Request to Borrow USD 166,120,000 For the Purchase of Armoured Vehicles.

by;brightwebtv/nana asare barimah   Parliament has approved Government’s request to borrow a total of One Hundred and Sixty Six Million One Hundred and Twenty Thousand United States Dollars (USD 166,120,000) to purchase armoured vehicles from Israel for the Ghana Armed Forces (GAF). The armoured vehicles to be supplied under the …

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Minority fumes as Parliament approves $500m for GNPC

  By;brightwebtv/nana asare barimah The Minority in Parliament has cautioned government against what it terms as unnecessary borrowings from the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation, GNPC. Governments have over the years either borrowed directly from GNPC or externally on their books. The development has affected activities relative to the core mandate …

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Cabinet approves Bill to decentralise births, deaths registration – Bawumia

By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah Vice-President Mahamudu Bawumia Cabinet has given policy approval forthe submission to Parliament for consideration, a Bill submitted by the Minister for Local Government and Rural Development (Hajia Alima Mahama) to decentralise births and deaths registration in Ghana, Vice-President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has announced.The objective of the bill …

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Only Ghana card, passport’ll be used for voter roll as Parliament approves C.I.

Speaker of Parliament Ghana’s Parliament has approved the Constitutional Instrument (C.I. 126) of the Electoral Commission (EC) to enable the elections management body compile a new register of voters using the Ghana card and passport as the only primary documents of eligibility. One hundred and six MPs voted for it …

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Parliament Approves Nomination Of Four Justices Of The Supreme Court.

By:brightwebtv.com nana Asare barimah       Parliament Approves Nomination Of Four Justices Of The Supreme Court. Parliament on Wednesday morning unanimously approved the nomination of four persons by His Excellency President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for appointment to the Supreme Court. The Appointments Committee, had earlier on Monday May …

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NaCCA approves 187 textbooks for KG, primary schools

  by;brightwebtv/nana asare barimah The first batch consisting of 187 books were announced at a short ceremony on Thursday, with more textbooks expected to be announced next week The National Council for Curriculum and Assessment (NaCCA), acting on behalf of the Education Ministry, has announced the first batch of recommended textbooks …

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Parliament approves Bernard Oko-Boye as Deputy Health Minister

By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah Parliament has approved the nomination of Ledzokuku legislator, Dr Bernard Oko-Boye as Deputy Minister for Health. First Deputy Speaker Joe Osei Owusu earlier Friday submitted to the house a report of the Appointment Committee of Parliament requesting his approval, which the plenary approved. Members of parliament on …

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Algeria approves chloroquine to treat Coronavirus ‘in certain cases’

By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah coronavirus Algeria’s health ministry has said hospitals in the North African nation can use chloroquine to treat patients infected with Coronavirus. However, the statement specifies that the drug should be used to treat “certain cases” of Covid-19, the respiratory illness caused by the virus, in accordance with “specific …

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Minority abstains as Parliament approves controversial $23.9m tax waiver

  by:brightwebtv/nana asare barimah Parliament has approved the controversial $23.9 million dollars tax waiver for Platinum Properties Limited for the Pullman Accra Airport City Hotel and serviced apartment. The minority which had alleged the project is for a family member of president Akufo-Addo abstained from voting on the report of …

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