Budget reading: MP gets chewing gum for colleagues to help them stay awake (Video)

Budget reading: MP gets chewing gum for colleagues to help them stay awake (Video)

- The Member of Parliament (MP) for Ada, Comfort Doyoe Cudjoe Ghansah, has been seen in a video sharing chewing gums to colleague MPs

- The motive behind the act was to help the MPs stay awake during the reading of the 2020 budget statement by the finance minister, Ken Ofori Atta

- The chewing gum was distributed to members of both sides of the House

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YEN.com.gh is in possession of a video in which the Member of Parliament (MP) for Ada, Comfort Doyoe Cudjoe Ghansah, is seen sharing chewing gum to colleague MPs.

The motive behind the act is to help them stay awake during the course of the 2020 budget presentation by the minister of finance, Ken Ofori Atta.

The gum was distributed to both sides of the House and Ghansah is seen moving from chair to chair handing out the gums to others who had their arms stretched to receive them.

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Per a report by Ghanaweb.com, the move was to prevent half-sleepy MPs from falling asleep so they could pay full attention to the finance minister.

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