The President of Ghana Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has announced tjat the government of Ghana will absorb three months of water bills of Ghanaians.
According to the President, the country is not in ordinary times and therefore there is the need for a constant flow of water and stable electricity.
The President during his fifth update said the Electricity Company and Ghana Water Company have been asked to provide constant electricity and constant flow of water to houses and Institutions.
“Ghana Water Company Limited and the Electricity Company Limited of Ghana has been directed to provide a constant supply of water and power during this period. In addition, there will be no disconnection of power.”
“Furthermore the government will absorb water bills of Ghanaians for the next three months ie April, May, June.”
The President mentioned that water tankers both private and public are being mobilized to provide water for vulnerable communities.