Second Lady of the Republic of Ghana, Samira Bawumia is also set to refund GHS887,482 paid to her as allowances from 2017 to 2021 for being the wife of the Vice President Dr. Bawumia.

Her decision to refund the monies comes after First Lady Mrs. Rebecca Akufo-Addo released a statement indicating that she has rejected the allowances approved by Parliament and has decided to refund a total amount of GHS899,097.00 to the State.

READ ALSO: FIRST LADY REJECTS ALLOWANCES, SET TO REFUND OVER GHS899,000 PAID HER SINCE 2017

According to reports, the First and Second Ladies took the decision to refund the monies following the backlash they received from the public after Parliament approved that the Presidential spouses should be paid officially.

Read the full statement below;

JUST IN: Samira Bawumia to refund over GHS800K allowances to the State

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