I’m hopeful we will have all our MPs in parliament to pass E-levy — Oppong Nkrumah

Ghana’s Information Minister, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah says the ruling New Patriotic Party(NPP) will soon have all their numbers in parliament to enable them pass the much-hated electronic transaction levy.

The lawmaker for Ofoase/Ayirebi said one of the NPP legislators has been absent from Parliament but he believes that issue will soon be resolved to enable business of government done smoothly.

“It is a matter of public notice that we haven’t had the full complement of our members in recent weeks. We are hopeful that that will be resolved shortly,” he said.

“I think it is public knowledge that we have not had one of our members with us but we are hopeful that will be resolved shortly. . I am hopeful that in the end we will have the complement we need to get the business moving,” the Ofoase Ayirebi lawmaker stressed while speaking on the Good Evening Ghana programme on Tuesday March 22.