The homicide of the MP for Mfantseman Constituency, Ekow Quansah Hayford has elevated calls by members of parliament for defense.
To this impact, the federal government is ready to deploy private bodyguards to all Parliamentarians to make sure their security.
The Inside Minister, Ambrose Dery who disclosed this mentioned it was a part of measures to counter the rising circumstances of assaults on public officers within the nation.
At the moment on Newsfile, host Samson Lardy Anyenini will discover out if that is an uncommon routine or not by interacting with Professor Kwesi Aning who’s the Director for the College of Educational Affairs and Analysis at KAIPTC, and Dr. John Osae- Kwapong who’s a political scientist and a member of the IRIS Analysis Consortium.
Becoming a member of the dialogue is the Editor in Chief of the New Crusading Information Newspaper, Abdul Malik Kweku Baako.
For the following section, the present will give attention to the impartial MP candidate phenomenon – Good or Unhealthy.
With lower than 3 months to the overall elections, some parliamentary candidates belonging to each the governing New Patriotic Occasion (NPP) and the opposition Nationwide Democratic Congress (NDC) have gone impartial.
Already the NPP says its members who determined to file nomination varieties as impartial parliamentary candidates have mechanically forfeited their membership of the social gathering.
President Akufo-Addo and Vice President Bawumia have additionally been urging social gathering supporters to not again members going impartial.
However will this have an effect on the polls?
Mr. Kweku Baako and Dr. Osae-Kwapong will be a part of Dr. Emmanuel De-Graft Johnson Owusu-Ansah and host, Samson Lardy Anyenini to throw extra mild on the event.