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BROADCASTGHANA.NET convened has it that MTN customers will in the coming days pay more for voice call and bundle.
This comes after the increment of 1% in the National Health Insurance Levy by the government of Ghana.
In a statement released by the telecommunication company, the introduction of the Covid-19 Health Recovery Levy by government has resulted in an increase in the NHI Levy means customers would have to pay more foot the levy which takes effect from May 1, 2021.
Government announced in the 2021 budget that it will be introducing a Covid-19 Health Levy of 1% on VAT, Flat Rate Scheme (VFRS) and a 1% on National Health Insurance Levy (NHIL) as part of revenue measures to help the economy recover.
The Financial Minister, Osei Kyei Mensa Bonsu who disclosed this during the 2021 Budget Statement Friday, said the levies will be used for the procurement of vaccines and establishment of 14 medical waste treatment facilities.