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I Won’t Retract nor Apologise – Former Special Prosecutor Dares Speaker Bagbin

Former Special Prosecutor Martin Amidu has called the bluff of Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin over comments regarding the rationale behind a certain trip supposedly made by the latter. Mr Amidu says he is not ready to apologise for the remarks made in his article. This is despite a demand …

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 You Lied; South Dayi MP Hasn’t Filed An Injunction Against New Ministers – Attorney General Fires Speaker

In an official statement today, the Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Godfred Yeboah Dame, addressed the ongoing controversy surrounding the vetting of Ministerial nominees in Parliament. The A-G revealed that a search conducted at the Registry of the Supreme Court indicated that no injunction application had been filed by …

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Ghana: Speaker Bagbin Suspends Approval of New Ministers Over President Akufo-Addo’s Directive On Anti-LGBTQ Bill

The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, has suspended the consideration of the nomination of Ministers and Deputy Ministers of State by President Akufo-Addo due to his reluctance to assent to the bill on Human Sexual Rights and Family Values. Bagbin’s decision stems from an interlocutory injunction filed at the Supreme …

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VIDEO: Speaker Snubs Majority Leader In Heated Exchange Over Criminal Offences (Amendment) Bill

An intense exchange unfolded in Ghana’s parliament when the Speaker, Alban Bagbin, snubbed the Majority Leader, Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu, during discussions on the Criminal Offences (Amendment) Bill, a video report by CitiNews has said. In the video, tensions escalated as the Majority Leader stood for a while without acknowledgment from the …

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VIDEO: Creation Of OSP Was An Act In Futility – Speaker Bagbin

Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin says the creation of the Office of the Special Prosecutor (OSP) was an act in futility. Speaking during the consideration of the Promotion of Proper Human Sexual Rights and Ghanaian Family Values bill 2021, the Speaker of Parliament stressed that the office will not achieve …

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Speaker Bagbin To MPs: ‘You Make Me Sick’

The 8th Parliament of Ghana is arguably the most intense parliament the country has witnessed in the over 30 years of its 4th Republic due to the difference of one between the Minority Caucus (137 MPs) and the Majority Caucus (138 MPs). It, in fact, even began with a fight …

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VIDEO: Do You Listen To Yourself When You Are Talking? – Speaker Bagbin Rebukes Ursula

In an interesting development during today’s parliamentary session, Speaker, Alban Bagbin reprimanded Communications and Digitalisation, Minister Ursula Owusu-Ekuful for her interjection during a debate on the import restrictions bill. The Minority in Parliament had raised concerns about the laying of the Legislative Instrument (LI) in the house. As the Minority …

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Presidency Refutes Bagbin’s Accusation Against President Akufo-Addo Over Witchcraft Bill

The Presidency has refuted accusations leveled against President Akufo-Addo by the Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin regarding the delay in assenting to the Criminal Offences Bill. According to a statement from the Jubilee House, claims that the Bill has been neglected on the President’s desk are false. The statement also …

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I Never Said My Residence Was Sold – Speaker of Parliament Replies Lands Commission

The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, has vehemently denied that his official residence was sold to a private developer. He clarified that his residence was instead “almost sold” to a private developer. The Speaker of Parliament revealed a few days ago that his residence in Accra was sold to a …

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President Akufo-Addo A Lame Duck, Majority Leader A Limping Man – Speaker Bagbin

Speaker of Parliament, Alban Sumana Bagbin, has urged the Majority Leader, Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu, to cooperate with the Minority side to avoid stalemates. Speaking in Parliament earlier today, Mr. Bagbin said the failure of the Majority Leader to ensure his members were present in the house during the ongoing 2024 budget …

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