US Defense Deal With Ghana Sparks Protest, Ghanaians Say 'Ghana First'

“The whole concept undermines our sovereignty,” lawmaker Ras Mubarak said. “Wherever the U.S. has built bases in Africa there have been terrorist bombings. It is a major security threat to Ghana and we must oppose it.”Read More →

Jerry Rawlings vs Kennedy Agyapong - Ghana News

Rawlings, contrary to the Assin Central MP’s claim, he [Rawlings]and his wife, Nana Konadu Agyeman had no interest in the business. Kennedy Agyapong alleged that Mr Rawlings and his wife were shielding a ‘dubious’ business interest of Mr Marwan, the CEO and Chairman of Air Cargo Company at the Kotoka International Airport. Read More →

Haruna Iddrisu - Ghana News

Minority Leader, Haruna Iddrisu, held that under the circumstances, his side of the House could not take part in the deliberations. He argued that per the Standing Orders of Parliament, no motion shall be debated until at least 48 hours sitting days have elapsed. “I have a difficulty that we are suspending the Standing Orders on this matter especially seeing that I got my copy of the report only this morning. All members got their copies only this morning… so why the rush?”Read More →

Osei Kyei Mensah-Bonsu - GHANA NEWS

According to Osei Kyei Mensah-Bonsu, the Marshal’s Department in 2016 informed the Parliamentary Service Board that they wanted to recruit additional hands because they are lacking the personnel to adequately protect the House. Osei Kyei Mensah-Bonsu added the individuals were people from the general public, details known to the Minority Leader Haruna Iddrisu.Read More →