Adwoa Safo’s direct ‘not right, not adequate’ – Haruna Iddrisu
Adwoa Safo's direct 'not right, not adequate' - Haruna Iddrisu
Tamale South Member of Parliament, Haruna Iddrisu has expressed that the Minority Caucus he leads accepts that the Member of Parliament for Dome Kwabenya should lose her seat.
He rushes to add that his assembly is just contradicting the system that the Majority is requesting that looking for use to eliminate Adwoa Safo.
In his end comments on Thursday, July 28, 2022, as Parliament went on break, he said the Minority would have been directed by the mandates that Speaker will give on the Privileges Committee report.
“Mr. Speaker, you just alluded the matter, we will regard your decision on the question of the reference to the Privileges Committee however to express that what the Honorable Member for Dome Kwabenya is doing isn’t correct, and isn’t OK, we are just differing on methodology… and we will be directed with your skill on this,” he pushed.
Speaker Alban Bagbin conceded a decision on whether Adwoa Safo ought to lose her seat as a MP over her delayed and unapproved nonattendance from the House. He said he has counseled ‘the old woman’ and will thusly convey his decision when the House reconvenes.
Adwoa Safo terminated as Minister
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on July 28, 2022; terminated Sarah Adwoa Safo as the Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection with quick impact.
As indicated by an explanation endorsed by Eugene Arhin, Director of Communications, Office of the President, the President’s choice was by Article 81(a) of the 1992 Constitution.
The assertion added that Cecilia Abena Dapaah, Minister, Sanitation and Water Resources, will go on as the overseer serve until a considerable Minister.
“As per article 81(a) of the Constitution, the President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has disavowed the arrangement of Hon. Sarah Adwoa Safo, Member of Parliament for Dome Kwabenya, as Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection, with prompt impact.
“The Minister for Sanitation and Water Resources, Madam Cecilia Abena Dapaah, will keep on going about as overseer Minister for the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection, until such a period that President Akufo-Addo selects a considerable Minister,” the assertion from the Presidency closed.
Eventually, the Prez has this evening bucked under our pressure to dismiss the Hon. Adwoa Sarfo as a the Minister of State in charge of Gender & Social Protection Ministry.
Hon Haruna Iddrisu, thank you for making this demand this afternoon.
— Rockson-Nelson Dafeamekpor, Esq. MP. (@etsedafeamekpor) July 28, 2022