In The Spotlight
The first Budget Statement and Economic Policy of the Akufo-Addo-led New Patriotic Party government, christened the Asempa Budget, was mainly focused on achieving macroeconomic stability. This has been largely achieved through a sound and prudent management of the economy by the Economic Management Team, led by Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia.
In our July 20, 2017 edition, under the banner headline “Mahama now chief lobbyist for Dubai companies”, we reported that former President John Dramani Mahama could be breaching aspects of the 1992 Republican Constitution in carryng out what appeared to be his new role as a leading lobbyist, pursuing the investment interest of companies in Dubai, in the United Arab Emirates, in the energy sector in Namibia.
In April, this year, the Ghana Police Service served a notice of its readiness to clamp down on the authorized use of siren which has become a real nuisance in the capital and other cities in the country.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says giving Ghana good governance has meant that his administration has begun to fulfill the pledges made to Ghanaians, in the run up to the December 2016 elections.
Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia has indicated that former President John Dramani Mahama’s claims that the National Digital Property Addressing System is a sham clearly demonstrate his lack of understanding of the system.