Missing Bagbin Summons Parliament To Reconvene On May 17


The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin, has issued a summon for Members of Parliament to reconvene on Friday, May 17, 2024, following persistent calls by the majority for the resumption of parliamentary activities.

The decision to summon parliament was based on a letter penned by the Majority Leader, Alexander Afenyo-Markin, making reference to Article 112(3) and Order 53 of the Standing Orders of Parliament, which authorizes 15 percent of the parliamentary members to request the recall of the House.