Parliament Approved Allowances of Presidential Spouses – Oppong Nkrumah
Information Minster Kojo Oppong Nkrumah has confirmed that the parliament of Ghana has approved to pay wives of presidents of the nation an amount of GHS21,000 per month.
First lady Rebecca Akufo-Addo will be paid GHS21,000 per month and will be back dated from 2017 which will amount to GHS1,134,000.00 as back pay.
This amount excludes her allowances which total GHS87,000 per month which will as well be back dated to 2017 which will give her GHS6,345,00.00. The same amount goes to wife of Vice President, Samira Bawumia