I Was Sleeping When MPs Were Fighting In Parliament Over E-Levy- Alban Bagbin
Speaker of Parliament, Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin has disclosed that he was fast asleep when the members of parliament turns the parliament into a boxing ring over the E-levy.
The members of parliament turned parliament into a fighting arena on the 20th of December, 2021. The parliamentarians clashed over the approval of the introduction of the new E-levy.
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According to Alban Bagbin, he only woke up to see it all over social media. Narrating how he saw it, Alban Bagbin told the host on Moomeen Tonight’s show on State-run GBC that he left after a long day and after failing to get the Majority side to table the Bill for consideration.
“I left Parliament after I sent my closing remarks for the day, that’s the session, through my usher to the First Deputy Speaker. So I have given notice I will not be around to read my closing remarks and I left for my house.
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“Because I was so tired, later I put off my phone and fell in the bed and slept. It was after 12 pm (that) my wife woke me up to take my dinner and then after that I decided to go through social media and there I found out that the Honourable members I left in the house dishonored themselves by exchanging blows,” he stated.