January 29, 2019

The Right to Information Bill (RTI) that had received media attention for its passage, is item number five on the order paper as Parliament resume for the first meeting of the third session of the seventh Parliament for the fourth Republic, on the 29th of January 2019.

The Bill which is at its consideration stage has thirty-three clauses to be dealt with before it can be passed into law.

Minister of Transport presented eight papers before the House prominent among them were, Nairobi International Convention on the removal of wrecks, 2007 and convention on the international hydrographic organization as amended by the protocol of 2005.

Minister of Finance Ken Ofori Atta would lay two agreements whiles the chairman of the Finance committee would lay a report on the annual report of the Public Interest and Accountability Revenues for the year 2017.

Kwaku Sakyi-Danso/ghanamps.com