Stop giving the chances of deserving youth to clueless party footsoldiers – Gyampo replies Ken Ofori-Atta

Professor Ransford Gyampo of the University of Ghana has bemoaned the instance where party foot soldiers who are ignorant and clueless rather benefit from the government’s entrepreneurship programs to the detriment of the youth who are more qualified. He called for such situations to be avoided as the government strives

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Parliament and Finance Minister disagrees on budget allocation to the legislature

The budgetary allocation for Ghana’s legislature has sparked some impasse between the legislature and finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, Speaker of Parliament Alban Bagbin has hinted. The Speaker has revealed that the Finance Minister does not agree with the legislature’s request that an allocation of 2% of the total revenue of

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Ken Ofori-Atta denies Presidential ambitions claims

On Thursday, November 18, Ken Ofori-Atta told Paul Adom-Otchere on Metro TV that he is satisfied with contributing his intellectual abilities to the government’s and Ghana’s overall success, putting to bed rumours of President Akufo-Addo’s trusted man presidential ambition. He stated, “Sometimes, people believe that it’s their energies and their

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Government targets 5.8 per cent GDP growth in 2022

Ghana is aiming for a 5.8 per cent post-Covid economic growth rate in 2022, which is lower than the IMF’s forecast of 6.2 per cent. On Wednesday, November 17, when presenting the 2022 budget and economic policy to Parliament, Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta stated that the government expects total Real

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2022 Budget statement rescheduled to a later date

The scheduled date for the presentation of the 2022 Budget Statement and Economic Policy of the government has been rescheduled from November 15 to November 17, 2021. Second Deputy Speaker of Parliament Andrew Asiamah Amoako relayed this information “Parliament is engaged in another equally important assignment on 15th of November

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We will vacate and reopen no more if you treat us with contempt and disrespect once again

​​As Finance Minister Ken Ofori Atta prepares to present the 2022 budget statement next week, the secretary for the University of Ghana branch of the University Teachers  Association of Ghana Professor Ransford Gyampo has sent a word of caution to the Minister. Prof Gyampo is expecting adequate provision for University

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