Rt. Hon. Speaker Alban Bagbin Directs Ofori-Atta To Re-Appear Before Parliament
The Right Hon. Speaker, Alban Sumana Bagbin has directed the finance minister for the Republic of Ghana to re-appear before the house.
The Speaker of Parliament made this directive when he return presided over sitting on the 16th of December, 2021 after two spending two weeks of medical trip to Dubai.
The whole Parliament brouhaha has been a focus for weeks now, when the minority side of the house on 26th of November rejected the budget. The rejection of the budget is was centered on the Electronic levy that is captured by finance ministry, for citizens to whenever they transact.
Few days later, the budget which was rejected has been approved by the majority causes in Parliament at a sitting presided by the 2nd Deputy Speak.
As to whether the E-levy will be approved or taken out of the budget, the minister for finance, upon the directive of the Rt. Hon. Speaker, will come and brief the nation soon.