March 3, 2021

Even before the formation and approval of Committees in the 8th Parliament, the Member of Parliament for Ho West Emmanuel Kwesi Bedzrah has said the Government Assurance Committee under the current Parliament would be exemplary.

According to the former chairman of the Committee in the Sixth Parliament, he has taken notice of some assurance given my Ministers-designate who come before the Appointment Committee.

“This time around it would not be assurance given on the floor of the House, and you notice my colleagues on the Minority side of the Committee, kept repeating ‘can you give assurance and that alone is enough”.

He said this in an interview when sought to know if the Government Assurance Committee in the 8th Parliament would be vibrant than it was in the immediate past 7th Parliament that did not even hold a single public hearing, and only went on fact finding mission getting to the close of the lifespan of the seventh Parliament.

Kwaku Sakyi-Danso/