The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has directed the Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta, to resubmit the Agyapa Gold Royalties Transaction to Parliament for scrutiny.
Members of Parliament (MPs) belonging to the National Democratic Congress (NDC) are outraged by the way and manner the President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, is allegedly enriching his family and friends with COVID-19 cash.
The Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta has revealed that for the past three and half years of the administration of the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, the country has spent in excess GH₵4.7billion in the power sector.
The Minority Caucus has served a note of caution to the Minister of Finance and the Governor of the Bank of Ghana (BoG) to get prepared for trial immediately there is a change in government.
Despite receiving some financial help from the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank and the Stabilization Fund of the country amounting to US$1.569billion, Ghana still needs GH₵17.9billion to address its fiscal gap as a result of the impact of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta has revealed.
The Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta, is expected to be in Parliament on Monday, March 30, 2020, to brief Members on the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic on the Ghanaian economy. The briefing, www.politicoghana.com understands, will mainly focus on Government’s COVID-19 Alleviation Program that seeks to minimize the adverse impacts of the coronavirus on […]