Authorities has announced a distinctive deal for health and fitness workers at the forefront of the Covid-19 fight in the country.
President Akufo-Addo in a televised address Sunday claimed various offers have been put in location to inspire these risking their life to help you save the nation.
“An insurance policy package, with an confident sum of ¢350,000 for every single health and fitness staff and allied specialist at the forefront of the combat, has been set in put, with a each day allowance of ¢150 being compensated to get hold of tracers.
“Government has also resolved that all health and fitness personnel will not pay taxes on their emoluments for the next three months, i.e. April, May perhaps and June,” he reported.
The President said, in addition to these, all frontline health and fitness workers will acquire an extra allowance of 50 per cent of their primary salary for each month, i.e. for March, April, Might and June.
The March allowance he stated will be compensated alongside that of April.
He declared that the Transport Ministry is also building out there, free journey on ‘Aayalolo’ buses to convey health workers in Accra, Tema, Kumasi and Kasoa to and from do the job, along unique routes, for the full duration of the restrictions.
“I am delighted that operators of public transport, these as trotros and taxis, are largely adhering to the admonition to notice social distancing in their motor vehicles. Every just one of them should do so,” he explained.