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Government spent Gh¢2 million to convey frontline health workers to health facilities during the 20 days lock down.
Government again spent Gh¢1 million for procurement of Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs), testing kits and medical equipment.
Total amount of money spent on coronavirus is Gh¢19 billion, says Finance Minister.
In March 2022, the President revealed that total covid-19 expenditures were Gh¢17.2 billion during the State of the Nation Address.
Where from the difference of Gh¢1.8 billion?
Free SHS t-shirts — Gh¢38 million
Agenda 111 logo — Gh¢36 million
Past questions for free SHS students — Gh¢34 million
National Cathedral Design — Gh¢32 million
Nose masks, paper tissues & hand sanitizers — $100 million
Yet no textbooks basic schools!
Health and Finance Committees in Parliament to investigate coronavirus expenditures and report same in October 2022.
Speaker Alban Bagbin so directs…
Government spent Gh¢600 million on Agenda 111 in 2020. The design of the logo alone cost Gh¢36 million.
— Ken Ofori-Atta unravels
Candidly, the official sod-cutting ceremony happened on August 17, 2021.
What were those huge sums of monies used for in 2020?