June 16, 2022

The Member of Parliament for Assin Central, Kennedy Ohene Agyapong on Wednesday, June 16, 2022 appeared before the Privileges Committee, to answer questions on why he was absent from the House for more than the stipulated fifteen sitting days during the First Meeting of the Second Session of the Eighth Parliament.

This follows the Rt. Hon. Speaker, Alban Bagbin’s directive to consider circumstances surrounding the absence of three Members of Parliament, pursuant to Article 97 (1c) of the 1992 Constitution.

The Honorable Member indicated to the House that his absence was inadvertent, due to ill health