The next NPP Government intends to scrap the 20 percent luxury tax on imported sanitary pads, Vice President, Mahamudu Bawumia has said.

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The Vice President said the scrapping of the levy will reduce the cost of imported sanitary pads.

“We will eliminate import duties on sanitary pads to improve health conditions, particularly for girls. It is very important. What we intend doing is to make sure we produce sanitary pads in Ghana until that happens in their numbers, we are going to eliminate import duties to bring down their cost. ”

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