Rt. Hon. Speaker Alban Bagbin

The Member of Parliament (MP) for North Tongu, Mr. Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has commended the Speaker of Parliament, nanansem.com can report

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Only MPs and staff who are needed for the business of the house on those days will be allowed in the precincts of Parliament”, the Speaker announced

In a post on Facebook, the opposition MP said: “Rt. Hon. Speaker Alban Bagbin deserves commendation for the leadership he has exhibited in fighting Covid-19  within the precincts of Parliament since assuming office. As I said on the floor today, his courage and transparency in putting out the numbers of MPs and staff infected will go a long way to address the challenge with stigma.

“Hoping we shall soon get to the next level whereas, in other jurisdictions, Ghanaian politicians and other notable public personalities, will be more open about their personal experiences with the corona” Ablakwa said

“Let us all in our little corners show greater responsibility, courage, respect for data and may we put the safety of the public ahead of other selfish considerations.

Out of the 227 MPs, 15 tested positive

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