The finance minister, Hon. Ken Ofori Atta has reiterated that the current ruling party, NPP has been able to shape Ghana into a good place for investment.
Defending his statement, He said, the NPP government has been able to exit the IMF programming in 3years and has been able to increase Ghana’s growth from 3.6% to an average and also has been able to lower inflation rate from 15.4 to 7.7% as of last month.
According to him, The ruling party has reduced Ghana’s deficit from 9.3% to 4.5% in the new series and Agric industry and service have picked up over and above our oil economy.
Our focus on education, free senior high school is creating a confident educated society, we’ve enhanced social mobility for all, he said.
The African continental free trade will be headquartered in Ghana and that’s creating a platform for Ghana to be a regional hub in finance, aviation, logistics etc. He added.
Our future is indeed bright. He stressed.
The finance minister disclosed this whiles speaking at the 2019 Accra SDG’s investment fair which was held in Kempinski hotel Accra on Wednesday, November 27, 2019.
Story by: Isaac Otoo