Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has assured Ghanaians of the government’s commitment to solving problems. The Vice President made the comments on his Facebook page on Thursday. He was responding to a section of Ghanaians who have taken to social media to complain about the rising cost of fuel and other goods and services.
The vice president said the problems have been heightened by the effects of the global pandemic on world economies. He said the Akufo-Addo government has a track record of fixing problems after inheriting an economy with “no meat on the bone” in the past four years.
He listed several problems which the government has fixed or fixed to demonstrate its ability to overcome the present challenges. The list of problems the Vice President listed included; social intervention programmes to reduce the suffering of citizens, positive economic indicators, job creation, increased agriculture output, critical infrastructure development, digitisation of the economy to make things easy for people, among others.