Ofori-Atta To Address Ghanaians Today On Measures To Revive Economy
Finance Minister, Ken Ofori Atta, will today, Thursday, address Ghanaians on decisions taken by government to also address recent economic challenges facing the country. Ken Ofori-Atta is expected to give details of decisions taken at the three-day Cabinet retreat at the Peduase over the weekend. President Nana Akufo-Addo
wants Ghanaians to brace themselves for the announcements by the Finance Minister. Cabinet over the weekend met at Peduase to consider a myriad of issues confronting the country, including the rising cost of fuel and general inflation in the country, and brainstorm on how to arrest the situation. The Minister
of Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, said President Akufo-Addo has already approved a number of ‘far-reaching measures’ to address the challenges such as the depreciation of the Cedi, high public expenditure, inflation and fuel price hikes.