The United States (US) Ambassador to Ghana, Ambassador Robert P. Jackson has commended former President John Mahama for the massive infrastructural development during his tenure.
According to him, John Dramani Mahama’s contribution in the health, education and road sectors contributed immensely to the development of the country.
Describing those projects as infrastructural drive, he said those projects are very important for the development of the country.
Ambassador Jackson who commended the former Ghanaian leader in an interview with Ghanaweb said it is always important to give credit where credit is due.
“I think ex-president Mahama had a vision, too, so, I want to give him credit where credit is due, his emphasis was on infrastructure, which is very important – schools, clinics, hospitals, roads, President Mahama did a lot for this country.”
Former President John Dramani Mahama served as President of Ghana from July 2012 to January 2017.
Mr. Mahama achieved a lot during his tenure in the areas of electricity, roads, the economy, water and sanitation.
His government extended electricity to many parts of the counrty, increased water supply, improved roads and started the construction of over 120 Community Senior High Schools (SHS).