The Electoral Commission of Ghana has in a statement, revealed the exact date it will start paying officials who helped conducted the 2020 elections peacefully.
Though it is four months after the elections, polling officials are yet to receive their stipends for the services rendered.
In a statement sighted by smartandstuck.com, the Commission is set to start paying field operatives by the end of April.
The statement read “The Electoral Commission wishes to inform all of its 2020 Field Operatives that it is working with the Ministry of Finance to ensure that monies due them are paid by thd 30th of April, 2021.
It continues” The regrets the delay in effecting the payments and assures all Forel Operatives that arrangements are being made to ensure timely release of funds. ”
In conclusion,” The Commission thanks its hard working and dedicated team of Field Operatives who lived by it motto and contributed to making the 2020 Elections successful, transparent, timely, credible and peaceful.
Source: Nana Kwame/ Smartandstuck.com