Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has disclosed a common method of payment to all public sectors in one electronic platform.
This initiative he said forms part of Government plans to eliminate ghost names from Government Payroll.
Prior to this situation, the Vice President launched a Dual Card yesterday, known as the GH- Dual Card.
Vice President, Dr. Bawumia disclosed that the initiative of a common electronic platform will solve the issue of ghost names among public sectors in payroll will be rectified.
“With the introduction of the common platform, the problem of ghost workers is going to be solved once and for all; we are using technology and digitisation to solve this problem.”
He however again stated that the introduction of the GH- Card is a dual payment card that sees both the e-zwich and Gh-link applications.
Speaking further he said, the use of credit card and that of debit cards will be used in terms of travelling expenses to reduce expenditure.
President Bawumia however, urged Ghana Interbank Payments and Settlement Systems (GhIPSS), telecommunications companies, and mobile service providers to ensure payment made electronically.
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