File: Some appointees and the President in a group picture.
Appointees of the President, Nana Akufo-Addo have pledged 50% of their month-to-month money for the up coming three months, toward the COVID-19 Trust Fund.
The appointees contain all Ministers of Point out, the Chief of Team at the Workplace of the President, the deputy Chiefs of Workers, Secretary to the President, Secretary to the Cupboard, Presidential Staffers and Presidential Aides at the Presidency.
All Deputy Ministers have also agreed to donate fifty % (50%) of their salaries for the subsequent two months, i.e. April and May perhaps, into the Fund.
The Fund has been founded by government for the fight towards the virus and to guide in the welfare of the needy and the susceptible.
As a outcome, the Main of Staff, Akosua Frema Osei-Opare, has notified the Controller and Accountant Normal to impact these deductions at resource for the period of time, and transfer the accrued monies into the Fund.
It will be recalled that through his broadcast to the country on Friday, March 27, 2020, President Akufo-Addo declared the placing up of the Fund, and donated his next three months’ salary into the Fund as seed capital.
The Vice President, Alhaji Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, also adopted suit, and has donated 3 (3) months of his wage into the Fund.