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It’s unfair to strip Speaker of military bodyguards – NPP’s Obiri Boahen

  By:brightwebtv /Nana asare barimah Speaker of Parliament, Rt. Hon. Alban Bagbin   The Deputy General Secretary of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Lawyer Nana Obiri Boahen says it is unfair to strip of Speaker of Parliament, Rt. Hon. Alban Bagbin’s military bodyguards. Over the weekend, the Military High Command of Ghana stripped the …

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I am not ‘Speaker’ – Under pressure Joe Osei Owusu justifies his ‘137 plus me’ quorum declaration

By:brightwebtv /nana asare barimah In a bid to justify ‘plus me’ decision, First Deputy Speaker of Parliament Joe Osei Owusu has left heads itching for a scratch with his claim that he is not ‘The Speaker’. The comment was his justification for counting himself as one of the 138 members …

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BREAKING: Chaos erupts in Parliament as NDC MP whisks away Speaker’s seat

  By:brightwebtv /nana asare barimah     The Parliament of Ghana has erupted into chaos with minority and majority members shoving and pushing each other. The heated confrontation between the two sides erupted after the Second Deputy Speaker, Joseph Osei Owusu ruled to reject a motion by the minority side. The minority …

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Wereko Brobbey petitions Speaker to halt payment of emoluments to presidential spouses

  by;brightwebtv/nana asare barimah Dr Charles Wereko-Brobby Former Chief Executive Officer of the Volta River Authority (VRA), Charles Wereko Brobbey, has petitioned the Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin to call on the House to suspend the payment of monthly allowances to incumbent spouses of the President and his Vice. In …

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Speaker absent as NDC presents petition to Parliament

by;brightwebtv/nana asare barimah   The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has presented its second petition to the leadership of Parliament following a five-hour march on Tuesday, July 6 to demand justice for the atrocities caused by the security agencies under the current government. The first petition was presented earlier to President …

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Speaker admits motion for bi-partisan committee to probe Sputnik-V vaccines procurement

  The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, has admitted a motion from the Minority side for the constitution of a bi-partisan committee to investigate the government’s contract for the procurement of Sputnik-V vaccines by the Health Ministry. Earlier in June, the Minority tabled an urgent motion calling on the House …

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Telenovelas corrupting our women – Speaker of Parliament

  By;brightwebtv/nana asare barimah Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, has cautioned Ghanaians against indiscriminate patronage of foreign telenovelas. According to him, these telenovelas being shown on networks in the country are not only corrupting women to the point that their husbands no longer recognise them but destroying cultures too. The …

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