Why didn’t Bagbin go to collect road tolls?’ – John Boadu asks



John Boadu sarcastically inquire as to why Bagbin didn’t gather the costs


Alban Bagbinhas said the Roads Minister ought to pull out the suspension of street tolls.


Yet, Boadu said the Minister took the choice to deflect any disorder

John Boadu, General Secretary of the administering NPP has snidely addressed why Alban Bagbin, Speaker of Parliament didn’t acknowledge the job of a cost gatherer when he requested that the Roads and Highways Ministry ought to resend their choice of the end of assortment of street tolls the nation over.

Backing the choice of the area minister,Kwasi Amoako-Attah, the NPP copyist in a location contended that the situation of the Speaker of Parliament on the issue was in fact right yet the Ministers choice was convenient to deflect any disarray whatsoever different tollgates.


In fact, the Speaker was correct. In case Parliament orders a law, then, at that point, just Parliament has the power to annul that law. In any case, what the Road Minister did was additionally correct, in light of the fact that the declaration of the rejecting of the installment of street costs would have created turmoil at the cost assortment focuses.

He just suspended the operationalisation of cost assortment, not the law. Assuming he had not done that, there would have been disarray at the tollgate. With all due regard, for what reason did the Speaker himself not go to the different cost assortment focuses to take tolls subsequent to giving the mandate to the Minister?, Boadu tested while talking at a get-together in the Central Region.

Speaker of Parliament Alban Bagbin, on November 18, coordinated Roads and Highways Minister,Kwasi Amoako-Attah, to with prompt impact, pull out his assertion reporting the suspension of street tolls.

As indicated by the Speaker, the Roads Minister does not have the lawful command to execute an approach proposition when it has not been supported and passed by Parliament.

It is a proposition they are introducing to us to support to produce results January 2022. Thus until this financial plan is supported, all that is contained in the financial plan are proposition. We have the power to support.


They have been given the authority in accordance with Article 179 to plan and lay before the House. So those are strategy recommendations that the Minister has introduced to the House. Until they are endorsed, no one has the position to begin executing something that doesnt exist. That adds up to a lack of regard of the House.

He, consequently, expressed that The Executive all alone can’t suspend the execution of that law. That isn’t popular government. I need to obviously coordinate that what the Minister (of Roads) has delivered has no impact. I call him to pull out that mandate.

After the introduction of the spending plan on Wednesday, November 17, the Roads Minister coordinated that cost assortment at the different tollgates the nation over should be ended compelling Thursday, November 18, 2021.

Following the introduction of the 2022 Budget by the Hon. Pastor of Finance for His Excellency, the President of the Republic of Ghana on Wednesday, November 17, 2021, the Ministry of Roads and Highways thusly coordinates the end of the assortment of street and extension tolls at all areas from one side of the country to the other.

This order produces results from 12 am on Thursday, November 18, 2021, a piece of the letter read.


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