The Speaker of Parliament, Rt. Honorable Alban SK Bagbin has met with the Asante King, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II during which he officially introduced himself as the Speaker of the Eighth Parliament of Ghana.
Their prestigious meeting was held at the premises of the Manhyia Palace, a meeting, sources disclosed was held behind closed doors. However, sources at the Manhyia Palace said Mr. Bagbin was at the palace to seek Otumfuo’s blessings and support to help him succeed.
According to these sources of DGN, otumfuo and the Speaker examined critical national issues, especially, regarding the operations of Parliament and government in general.
These Manhyia sources added that both dignitaries also conversed about tactics needed to be taken to help stimulate national transformation and improve the lives of the people.
Otumfuo Osei Tutu II reportedly offered his blessings and support to embody the Speaker of Parliament to perform to the standards he (Bagbin) promised to deliver.
Otumfuo also warned the Speaker of Parliament to carry out his important duties with diligence and avoid partiality so that the country could experience massive growth.