FULL DOCUMENT: Bawumia’s Lecture On Ghana’s Economy
The New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) running mate and a former Deputy Governor of the Bank of Ghana, Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia, on Thursday 8th September 2016 delivered a lecture on the state of Ghana’s economy.
Under the Theme – “The State of the Ghanaian Economy – A Foundation of Concrete or Straw”, Dr. Bawumia painted what he believes is the exact picture of the country’s economy.
Dr. Bawumia touched on Ghana’s bailout programme with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), decline in the country’s per capita income, fiscal deficit, infrastructure, agriculture, among others.
He used the opportunity to rubbish President Mahama and the National Democratic Congress’ supposed achievements in the last eight years, and highlighted on what the NPP will do if given the mandate on December 7, 2016.