The PRO for NIA, Francis Palmdeti has disclosed that the ongoing NIA registration is free for Ghanaians.
Francis Palmdetti, stated that in other countries like Senegal, citizens are made tp pay for the card to be done for them.
But Ghana Government has given Ghanaians the opportunity to do it free so all citizen should get involve in the exercise.
He added that non-citizens or foreigners can also register with the condition of they paying a sum of $150. He said this in an interview with the media.
Not every foreigner or non- citizen is eligible to register unless the person has stayed in the country for at least three months which is equivalent to 90 days.
Francis palm indicated that, it is very important for the foreigners to have the NIA card. This is because in case they are in need of help the card will be required of them.
According to him, the foreigners are to renew their card every year paying $60. But Ghanaians will renew theirs every ten years for free.
He concluded by saying that the NIA card is very necessary for both Ghanaians and foreigners.
Story by: Abigail Ewudziwaa/pinkfmonlinegh.com