#FixingTheCountry Ghana, a group with affiliations to the governing New Patriotic Party has descended heavily on the Minority caucus of Parliament over their display during discussions on the 2022 budget.
Member of Parliament for Klottey Korley Constituency, Zanetor Agyeman-Rawlings reacted to scenes on the floor of Parliament on Tuesday when the 2022 budget rejection was reversed and subsequently approved.
2022 budget rejected by minority
Majority votes to approve budget
Bright Simons describes 2022 budget policies as problematic
The Vice President of IMANI Africa, Bright Simons has stated that the fight to have what he describes as problematic policies removed from the 2022 budget is no longer a fight for the minority side of the house who have mounted a spirited defense against the passage of the budget.
Gabby Otchere Darko says 8th parliament is becoming “uncharacteristically disgraceful”
Minority vow to challenge first deputy speaker’s overruling of motion to reverse approval of budget statement
Parliament continues sitting tomorrow Thursday, December 2, 2021,
A leading member of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Gabby Asare Otchere Darko, has expressed his utmost disgust at the confrontations between members of parliament (MPs) in the 8th Parliament.
Hearts of Oak go to Algeria with a 2-0 advantage in the CAF Confederation
The Phobians conceded six goals on their last trip to North Africa
Summer signing Gladson Awako dropped from the squad
Accra Hearts of Oak captain, Fatawu Mohammed has assured the Phobians and Ghanaians that they will qualify to the group stages of the 2021/2022 CAF Confederation Cup.
Kumasi experiencing power cut for the past 3 months
Asantehene calls for long-lasting solution for ‘dumsor’
Energy Minister to solve power crisis
The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II has bemoaned the recent power outages in the Ashanti Region.
71% of businesses expect a better business performance in 2022
Business owners optimistic of reduction in COVID-19 expenditure
Ghanaian businesses want government to reduce taxes
Majority of businesses (76%) surveyed by the Institute of Economic Affairs 2021 Business Confidence Survey say they do not expect much change in their business performance in the next six months while (71%) are however expecting a better business performance.
First deputy speaker throws out motion to overturn 2022 budget statement approval
Chaos in parliament over controversial decision
Parliamentary reconvenes tomorrow Thursday December 2, 2021
Member of Parliament for Ningo Prampram, Sam Nartey George, has taken a swipe at the first deputy speaker, Joseph Osei Owusu (Joe Wise) over his comment that a deputy speaker is not the substantive speaker of parliament.
Ghana records first cases of new COVID-19 variant
Ghana’s current Omicron cases imported
28% of 120 samples taken at KIA returns positive for Omicron
The Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research says it has detected 34 cases of the Omicron COVID-19 variant from some 120 samples of returning travellers into the country.
Sit-in speaker throws out minority motion to reverse 2022 budget approval
Chaos erupts in parliament over decision
Parliament to reconvene tomorrow Thursday, December 2, 2021
Parliamentary sitting today Wednesday, December 1, 2021, turned chaotic as the sit-in speaker, Joseph Osei Owusu, overruled a motion by the minority to have the approval of the 2022 budget statement reversed.
Speakers at the sixth annual meeting of the Africa Economic Zones Organisation (AEZO) held in Accra, have reiterated the relevance of Special Economic Zones to the continent’s industrialization journey and the quest to connect Africa through trade.