The Speaker of Parliament, Rt. Hon. Alban Bagbin has accepted the resignation of the Member of Parliament (MP) for North Tongu, Mr. Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa from the Appointments Committee.
The request was granted today, Wednesday, March 31, 2021, during a meeting Bagbin had with Ablakwa.
The North Tongu legislator delivered his resignation letter to Alban Bagbin, and the Minority Leader, Haruna Idrissu on Tuesday.
The exact reason for his resignation is not yet known however he says the decision is personal and based on principle.
Describing the resignation as a “difficult” decision, he said he took the step after “careful reflection and thoughtful considerations.”
Ablakwa after the meeting posted on Twitter that: he has “Concluded a fruitful and frank meeting with Rt. Hon. Speaker Alban S.K. Bagbin a while ago.”
“I am enormously grateful to him for accepting my resignation from the Appointments Committee of Parliament.”