Alban Sumani Bagbin, the immediate past MP for Nadawli Kaleo has been sworn in as Speaker of Parliament for the 8th parliament of Ghana.
After being sworn in, Alban Sumani Bagbin, thanked God for his abundant grace upon him and his family.
“I thank all of you for bestowing this honour and great responsibility on me. Let me not forget Ghanaians, the EC, all political parties, CSO’s, media and more importantly, my party, the great NDC, for proposing me to be elected to be the speaker of the 8th parliament of the 4th republic of Ghana. I must say I am so happy and grateful to all of you,” he said.
He said he will submit himself to the will of the house and pledged to serve the country, the people of Parliament and all Ghanaians faithfully with all his abilities.
Alban Sumani Bagbin led the MPs elect to be sworn in by taking the oath of allegiance and then the oath of Member of Parliament.
After their swearing them in, he congratulated them for their win, saying that in spite of the stress, competitive election, they all sailed through and have come to be part of the 8th parliament.