Minority Leader Haruna Iddrisu
March 24, 2022

Minority Leader Haruna Iddrisu has given indications that despite measures taken by the Finance Minister to address the distressed Ghanaian economy, the Minority would not support the Electronic Transfer Bill 2021 no matter the foam it is presented.

On the issue of salary cut which would also affect parliamentarians as proposed by the Finance Minister, Mr. Iddrisu indicated that the matter would be discussed at the Committee of the whole and for a decision to be taken on it.

However, the Minority Chief Whip, Mohammed Mubarak Muntaka even before the Leader could answer indicated that they are not prepared as Members of Parliament to take a pay cut; and questioned whether during their time in government under the John Dramani Mahama’s administration when they were taken such measures, they Majority then in Minority joined?

Kwaku Sakyi-Danso/Ghanamps.com