The government of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has delivered on the many promises it made to Ghanaians during the 2016 elections, vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has said.
Nana Addo has fulfilled a large portion of the social contract it signed with Ghanaians people after two years in government, according to him,
He said the government is working assiduously to ensure the fulfilment of the remainder to ensure improvements in the well being of ordinary citizens.
Now speaking at the 10th-anniversary durbar to commemorate the enskinment of Buipewura Abdullia Jinapor II at Buipe over the weekend, he said there is a lot of evidence of the work government has done to ensure economic transformation for all Ghanaians.
“We pledged to build a society anchored on fairness, decency and integrity. We committed ourselves to serving our countrymen and women with dedication and honesty… The Government of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is absolutely on course. We are systematically working to deliver on each of our promises.
“We promised to restore economic growth and we have. We promised to reduce inflation and we’ve reduced inflation. We promised to reduce interest rates, we’ve done just that. We promised to reduce the debt burden, we’ve reduced the debt burden. We promised to increase agricultural production, we have delivered that,” he said.
Dr Bawumia listed some of the campaign promises the NPP government has fulfilled.
He said “One District One Factory, we promised, we are delivering. One Village One Dam, we are delivering. Free SHS, we have delivered. Reducing electricity prices, we have delivered. Restoring nursing training allowances, we have delivered. Restoring teacher training allowances, we have delivered. Establishing the Nation Builders Corps, we have delivered.
“Issuing the national ID card, we are delivering. The Digital Address, we are delivering. The Paperless Ports, we have delivered. Mobile Payments Interoperability, we have delivered.
Zongo Development Fund, we have delivered. Reviving our Railways, we have delivered. The Special Prosecutor, we have delivered.”
Credit : Pulse Ghana