Suspended Unity Party chairman Wilmot Paye has filed a new petition to the Civil Law Court for a declarative judgment. Paye was suspended by the Unity Party National Executive Committee on January 21 for holding a press conference asking members and supporters of the party not to participate in the January 6 protest organized by the Council of Patriots.
Margibiâ€™s Senator Oscar Cooper Announces Re-Election Bid
With less than nine months ahead of the 2020 midterm senatorial election, Margibiâ€™s Senator Oscar Cooper has announced his re-election bid for the countyâ€™s senatorial seat.
In Stinging Defeat to Government, Civil Law Court â€˜Bâ€™ Restores Punch FMâ€™s License to Operate
On Tuesday, Jan. 7, Judge Peter Gbenewelleh of Civil Law Court B dealt a major blow to the government in a case filed by the management of Punch FM 106.3, in which the government continues to deny the issuing the stationâ€™s operating license. The judge ruled in a declaratory judgment that the government must immediately issue Punch FMâ€™s license. Â
NEC Withholds Certification of Cape Mountâ€™s Senator-Elect to Adjudicate Electoral Complaint
The National Elections Commission has withheld the certification of Grand Cape Mountâ€™s senator-elect until it has adjudicated a complaint filed by Unity Party in the October 5 senatorial by-election.
Representatives Threaten to Remove Speaker Chambers, Deputy Speaker if They Donâ€™t Reduce Their Salaries
Several lawmakers within the House of Representatives are threatening to remove House Speaker Bhofal Chambers and Deputy Speaker Prince Moye for refusing to reduce their salary and benefits.
Seven Candidates Accepted to Contest in Cape Mountâ€™s Senatorial By-Election
Seven candidates have been qualified by the National Elections Commission to participate in Grand Cape Mountâ€™s senatorial by-election.
Cummingsâ€™ ANC Withdraws Candidate in Cape Mountâ€™s Senatorial By-Election
The Alternative National Congress of former presidential candidate Alexander Cummings has announced a decision to withdraw its candidate, Samuel Taylor, from the upcoming senatorial by-election in Grand Cape Mount.
OP-ED: Forget Road Fund or Elections Opinion, Jaâ€™nehâ€™s Fate Was Sealed Years Ago
Associate Justice Kabina Jaâ€™neh was impeached by the House of Representatives in August 2018. He was convicted and removed from office by the Senate on March 29, 2019. He faced four counts in the bill of impeachment; however, he was found guilty on one count: the Road Fund.