Since last year there has been so much talk about the E-levy. According to government communicators, this levy will help build roads and create jobs for the unemployed. This levy has however not pleased many especially from the Minority side of Parliament who have accused the government of overspending and trying to squeeze money from the ordinary Ghanaian.
The government of the Republic of Ghana has announced a town hall meeting will be held on the Electronic Transactions Levy popularly known as E-levy on Thursday, January 27, 2022. The meeting will be hosted under the auspices of the Ministry of Information. It will feature the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori Atta, the Minister for Communication and Digitization, Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, the Minister for Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, and the Deputy Majority Leader, Afenyo Markin.