The Minister of Health, Mr Kwaku Agyeman-Manu, on Thursday, 18 November 2021 handed over 49 VW vehicles to the Ghana Health Service under the vehicle hire purchase scheme.
The vehicles were received by the Director-General of the Ghana Health Service, Dr Patrick Kuma-Aboagye.
In total, 1,000 units of vehicles will be procured under the hire purchase arrangement, which will cover the period from 2020 to 2023.
The Ghana Health Service has arranged for a vehicle hire purchase scheme for income-generating and self-financing health facilities.
They are expected to make payments for the vehicles within 60 months.
The scheme is guaranteed by the government of Ghana.