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A Ghana beyond aid will restore our dignity – Ofori Atta

Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta, has said it is imperative that Ghana attains financial independence from foreign donors for the sake of its dignity. Ghana was the first sub-Saharan country on the continent to gain independence in 1957, and has often served as a leading voice on matters affecting other nations. According to Ken Ofori-Atta, given the country’s place in the ...

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Robust financial sector will drive economic growth – Ofori-Atta

Finance Minister, Ken Ofori Atta,  has spoken of the need for Ghana to strengthen the capacity of its indigenous banks in order to drive the country towards economic development. According to him, a concerted effort is needed to improve the country’s financial sector to enable it support the developmental agenda of the government. “For Ghana to take greater control of ...

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‘Ghana beyond aid agenda’ depends on you – Akufo-Addo tells GRA

President Akufo-Addo, says his vision of growth and development for the country will be realized through the efficiency of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA). According to him, his aim of having a Ghana independent of foreign aid will be possible if the Ghana Revenue Authority, especially at the country’s ports, work diligently to collect the needed taxes. The president made ...

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Corruption threatens Akufo-Addo’s ‘Ghana Beyond Aid’ agenda

Economist, Dr. Ebo Turkson has underscored the need to exhaustively deal with corruption if government should be successful with its vision of creating a ‘Ghana Beyond Aid’. Dr. Turkson who largely agrees with the need to build a society which is less dependent on other foreign support however fears the objective may not be reached if corruption is not adequately ...

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