The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin is scheduled to leave the country today, Saturday, November 27, 2021, for a medical review in Dubai in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

This was contained in a correspondence to the Head of Ghana’s Mission in the UAE and sighted by

The letter dated November 25, 2021 and signed by Sheba Nana Osei Afriyie, Head, Parliamentary Relations and Protocol, said the Speaker will depart Accra at 18.50 hrs on Saturday and return on December 14, 2021.

“They [Alban Bagbin and his delegation] will depart Dubai on Tuesday, 14th December 2021 at 7.35 hours and arrive in Accra same day at 12.05 hours on flight EK787,” the letter noted.

A Deputy Speaker of Parliament is expected to act in his stead, according to the Constitution.

Mr. Bagbin will be accompanied by his wife, Mrs. Alice Adjua Yornas, Head of Parliamentary clinic, Dr. Prince Kofi Pambo, the Speaker’s Secretary, and his aide.

Source: Ghana/ Fm