The Members of the Appointments Committee of Parliament are in disagreement over the approval of a Deputy Minister designate for Education, Gifty Twum Ampofo. The stand-off occasioned the postponement of the approval processes for the second batch of the list of deputy ministerial nominees of President Akufo-Addo on the floor of Parliament on Thursday, June 17, 2021. After the Abuakwa […]

Wa, – Mr Ebenezer Kojo Kum, Minister of Chieftaincy and Religious Affairs has hinted the need for a drastic law reforms at the Chieftaincy institution to ensure that the institution plays its rightful role in the governance structure of the country. He admitted it was true that there were a few challenges confronting the Chieftaincy institution and therefore, pledged the […]

Accra, – The Minority in Parliament has said Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta’s is deliberately buying time to appear in Parliament to answer the cost of President Nana Akufo-Addo’s recent trip on a private jet to three nations. The question, an urgent one, filed by Mr Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, was advertised on the Provisional Order Paper for Wednesday, 16th June 2021, […]

Accra,- Tackling political polarisation is crucial to ensuring and sustaining national peace, Reverend Dr Ernest Adu-Gyamfi, the Chairman of the National Peace Council (NPC), has said. He said it was also crucial to establish early warning and response mechanisms at the national and sub-national levels for peace. Dr Adu-Gyamfi was speaking at the opening of a three-day workshop for regional […]

Kumasi,- Mr Elvis Afriyie-Ankrah, former Minister of Youth and Sports, has tasked members of the Tertiary Educational Institutions Network (TEIN) of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), to campaign vigorously for the return to power of the main opposition party. They should use the knowledge and expertise acquired at the higher educational level to advance the ideals and cause of the […]