Minister for Finance, Ken Ofori Atta has stated that no political party best manages the economy of the country better than the New Patriotic Party (NPP) whenever they have been in power.
He said this on the floor of Parliament during the 2020 mid-year budget review.
“We have proven over and over again that we are the better managers of the economy.”
According to him, the country needs to put measures in place that will help safeguard the jobs of individuals due to the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on the country and the world at large.
“Ghana will, therefore, need the continuity of courageous, compassionate, confident and well-crafted programmes to protect the lives of Ghanaians, safeguard jobs and supports businesses with sustain operation during this period especially in the four years ahead.”
Ken Ofori Atta also stated that the main objective of the government is to put in place measures that will sustain businesses and livelihoods in the country.
“First of our economic plan to reposition Ghana and Ghanaians to deal with the challenges posed by the pandemic and seize the opportunity it brings our response this pandemic priorities the protection of our lives, sustain business operations…”