Former Accra Mayor & NDC MP for Ablekuma South Oko V furious over Abolishment of Kayayee Tax


The former mayor of Accra under the NDC government Mr Oko Vanderpuye has expressed his displeasure with the abolishment of the Assembly Levies charged head porters popularly known as Kayayees.

Former Accra Mayor

He told JoyFM reporters that these levies rake in revenue for the various Assemblies and their abolishment will mean a revenue shortfall for the Assemblies. He also indicated that there are other market levies that the government refused to comment on.

Mr Vanderpuye said the rational these abolishment is populist and we should be bracing ourselves for hard times going forward.