Bawumia Speaks On Economy: List of Measures To Alleviate The Suffering of Ghanaians



Ghanaians have been experiencing a high cost of living partly due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Russia/Ukraine war, the depreciation of the cedi among others.Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has admitted that the hardships “is the reality irrespective of the cause”.“From the man on the streets to the business mogul, the food we eat, the clothes we wear, the shelter we seek or have, to the benevolence we extend to friends and family, the health of the economy is the cardinal instrument.


These are the stark realities that confront us today,” he said.Dr Bawumia who was speaking at a forum held by TESCON, the student’s wing of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) on Thursday, April 7, however gave a list of measures government has and is implementing to alleviate the economic hardship”Ladies and Gentlemen, the record shows that the NPP government under the leadership of Nana Akufo Addo is agovernment that is predisposed and committed to reducing the suffering of Ghanaians.


Over the last five years we have implemented measures to alleviate or mitigate the suffering of Ghanaians over the last five years:1. We have paid the bills of some $1 billion annually in excess capacity charges) to keep the lights on and “dumsor” away.2.


The electricity tariffs over the last five years have seen the lowest increase for any five year period over last thirty years!5.


Hundreds of thousands of people have been recruited.7.

According to him, “These are programs we have continued with notwithstanding the current challenges which has resulted in sometimes delays in payments”.He continued:15.


We have implemented free TVET25.

We have implemented the free senior high school initiative, providing free tuition, uniforms, textbooks and food to students and saving parents of over 1.2 million children significant amounts per child for each year of senior high school.




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