This story was initial printed by myjoyonline.com in 2016
The New patriotic Party (NPP) Vice Presidential Candidate says economic policies enforced by President John Mahama are answerable for the hardship within the country.
Dr Mahamudu Bawumia says rather than active sound economic policies to enhance the fortunes of Ghanaians, the President has junction rectifier associate agenda to “create, loot, and share” the nation’s resources.
“Under the eight years of the NDC…President Mahama has been active Wayomenomics and not economics,” he said, adding any well-meaning government would look out for commonweal and not individual interest.
The former Deputy Governor of Bank of ghana (BoG) created these remarks once he addressed many NPP supporters at the party’s national rally control at the courtyard of the Ghana International Trade truthful Center in national capital, Sunday.
Dr Bawumia has been consistent in criticizing the governing National Democratic Congress (NDC) for what he has delineate as its “incompetence” within the management of the country.
Although government has brushed aside a number of the claims created against it by the NPP Vice Presidential Candidate, there are lingering queries that stay unrequited.
Key among them is that the one hundred seventy purpose statements of Dr Bawumia relating to the economy during which he questioned President Mahama’s economic policies which he same are answerable for the collapse of companies.
No government trained worker has tried to reply to the points raised by the previous Deputy Governor of the central bank.
Dr Bawumia says Ghanaians would be facing a shaping moment in 3 days time once they should opt for the leader of the country for the following four years.
“The individuals of ghana have a selection between ability and incompetence, between a person of vision and a man who cannot assume way,” he said, adding Ghanaians should build the correct selection.
The NDC below President Mahama, he same has incontestible that it’s the foremost corrupt government within the history of Gold Coast.
According to him, with meager revenue of GHC20billion former President John Kufuor grew the economy from 3.7 % to 9.1 percent.
“You saw the economy grow, taxes removed, major infrastructural comes, social interventions, college feeding programme, and LEAP enforced,” he said.
Drawing a pointy distinction, he same the NDC had GHC248billion nonetheless it’s eliminated each teacher and nursing tiro allowance, stopped mass cocoa spraying project, and folded each the college Feeding Programme and also the National health insurance theme(NHIS).
“This is that the edey bee keke government of President John Dramani Mahama,” he said.
Dr Bawumia said the following NPP government can move away from the practice of awarding government contracts to cronies to sound economic practices.
“We are going to build a brand new economy that will be business friendly and people friend, we tend to are visiting ensure there’sprosperity for our individuals,” he same.
He same the NPP government can begin what he delineate because the “golden age of rural development” by allocating $1 million to eachdistrict within the country.
“We can restore the teacher and nursing coaching allowances, we tend to bring one village, one dam,” he same, adding, the Ghanaian economy are going to be based on these pillars.