How much is the relief costing Government?
It is costing Government about GHS1.1 billion
Why is the relief for only three months?
The relief, as explained earlier, is in response to the economic hardships visited on the citizenry by COVID – 19. It is intended by the Government to provide some respite in the face of the difficulties. Three months (a quarter of a year) is, ...
What is the special COVID – 19 electricity relief all about?
The special COVID – 19 electricity relief is a special Government of Ghana (GoG) intervention which offers payment of bills of lifeline (0-50kwh) customers for three (3) months (April, May, June) and all other customers, 50% of their bills using ...
When is the Government’s directive taking effect?
The directive takes immediate effect, 1st April 2020. For postpaid customers, they will see the relief on their April, May and June 2020 electricity bills. For prepaid, implementation will be by 1st May 2020 on their 1st purchase and in ...
Why am i not getting government subsidy when l buy credit?
Please be informed the Covid-19 electricity relief is for all customers of ECG, be it prepaid or postpaid. It took effect from the 1st of May, 2020. The relief is based on your total consumption for the month of March. If you have not received ...
Is it not a simple political ploy that serves only the political interest of the Government?
Certainly, No! COVID – 19 is real and its devastating impact is global. With all the borders of Ghana closed and some major cities in Ghana locked down, the effect on economic activities country-wide cannot be over-emphasized. This situation, ...