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Asantehene to award Hon Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu

Hon Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu, Minister for Parliamentary Affairs and the Majority Leader in Ghana’s Parliament, is to be awarded on Sunday, November 26, 2017, by His Royal Majesty, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, the Asantehene of the Asante Kingdom. Hon Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu is being recognised and honoured for 20 years of meritorious ...

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Geneva: Global gathering of young MPs identifies roadmap to combat exclusion of young migrants and socioeconomic inequalities  

Young MPs from 51 countries have defined a youth-centred action plan that promotes inclusive democratic and socioeconomic policies for all. More than 120 young men and women MPs who  attended the Inter-Parliamentary Union’s (IPU) Fourth Global Conference of Young Parliamentarians in Ottawa, Canada,  on 17-18 November, took a united approach ...

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Ghana:MEMBERS OF PARLIAMENT: ARE THEY AGENTS OF DEVELOPMENT? Asks Harold Wilson Hubert

Introduction One of the daunting challenges facing the development of parliamentary democracy in Ghana is the incessant pressure that is put on members of parliament by their elected representatives to provide the much-needed public goods and services in their constituencies. Members of parliament (MPS) are considered to be the ones ...

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Geneva: IPU calls on the Goverment of Venezuela to respect the rule of law and human rights

  The Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) expresses concern over the decision of the Supreme Court of Justice of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela to request that the Constituent Assembly remove the parliamentary immunity of Mr. Freddy Guevara, Deputy, First Vice-President of the National Assembly of Venezuela. The National Assembly is the ...

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Ghana: PN Africa and PEF sign a Cooperation Agreement

Parliamentary News Africa (PN Africa), a civil society parliamentary monitoring organisation, and the Private Enterprise Federation (PEF), a non-profit and non-political autonomous association of private sector organisations, have signed a Cooperation Agreement to work together to inform, educate and influence the law making process of parliament. This agreement will see ...

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