The Executive Director of the Ghana National Service Scheme,Hon.Mustapha Ussif has directed that all National Service Personnel are to take their mandatory paid annual leave effective Thursday March 26,2020 till the end of April 2020.

Furthermore , all newly-posted nurses who are due to start national service in April 2020 are also to take the month of April 2020 as their terminal leave.

These new arrangement have been necessary and replaces the annual terminal leave granted to all national service personnel under the NSS Act 426 which is the last month of the service period.

All these arrangements have been put in place all in a bid to fight the potential spread of the coronavirus.