The Minister designate for Gender, Children and Social Protection, Abudu Larina Zuweira, has promised to introduce a toll-unfastened cellular utility codename “Boame”, to wit, ‘lend a hand me’ to promptly reply and rescue sufferers of gender-primarily based violence, particularly ladies, if authorized by way of the Parliament.

She stated in collaboration with the Ghana Police Service, the app would make it imaginable for the ministry to briefly reply to emergency calls from sufferers and impact the arrest of perpetrators of home violence and arraign them.

“I will make this initiative as one of my prime focuses to give hope to victims of abuse and save homes and I will also support a move to roll vulnerable victims of sexual violence onto the National Health Insurance Authority when given the nod,” Abudu Larina Zuweira, MP for Walewale, stated.

She gave this assurance when she seemed ahead of Parliament’s Appointments Committee in Accra the day past.

She stated gender-primarily based vio-lence had destroyed many houses and the way forward for many younger ladies and will have to be nibbed within the bud and that social coverage could be on the core of her stewardship if she were given the nod of the home.

Among her topmost priorities, she stated could be to building up the GH¢0.98 to an “appreciable amount” to replicate the econom-ic stipulations in order to stay the caterers in trade.

She stated no longer best would she push for steered free up of finances for the caterers to ship on their mandate, however would ensure that dietary meal for college students.