Election day is not a holiday - Interior minister insists

Election day is not a holiday - Interior minister insists

Minister of interior, Prosper Bani, has stated that the December 7 general election will not be declared a public holiday.

Election day is not a holiday - Interior minister insists

Interior minister, Prosper Bani

Addressing the Volta regional security council and the regional election task force during a working, the interior minister states that election day will only be considered a free time for security personnel who will be deployed to ensure peace and security, December 7 will remain a working day for all workers and public servants.

Meanwhile, government is entreating all heads of institutions to “provide an enabling environment” for workers to vote come the elections.

Election day is not a holiday - Interior minister insists

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