Speaker To Sanction Parliamentary Staff Breaching Covid-19 Protocols – Professor Mike Oquaye
If any person is engaged on a temporary basis by way of research assistant and all those who have been asked to stay at home and work electronically is seen within the parameters of Parliament, that person will be disciplined immediately,” he warned.
The Speaker of Parliament, Professor Mike Oquaye, is threatening to sanction auxiliary staff of Parliament who is not abiding by the protocols for the prevention of COVID-19.
He noted that despite the advice of the medical team for the affected MPs, Parliamentary staff and journalists to stay away, they are still being seen in Parliament.
The Majority Leader in Parliament, Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu previously had cause expressed concern over the rate at which some persons with COVID-19 were still mingling with others.
He observed that the conduct of such persons endangered other persons who still report to Parliament each day to work.