Government put GHS12.2b in Ghanaians pockets

Government says it has directly or indirectly put an amount of 12.2 billion cedis into the pockets of many Ghanaians since 2017 through its major initiatives and social interventions. Delivering the 2020 Budget statement in Parliament on Wednesday, the Minister for Finance, Ken Ofori Atta disclosed that the Free SHS policy has saved parents a total of 1.8 billion cedis over the last three years. “Planting for food and Jobs has saved farmers a total of 844 million cedis over the last three years for subsidized fertilizer and a total…

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Government secures $40m Grant to Support Tourism in Ghana – Akufo-Addo

Ghana’s tourism sector has received massive boost in recent times. This comes as a result of definitive plans and actions put in place by the Tourism, Arts & Culture, and its agencies. Speaking at the State of the Nation Address (SONA) 2019 on Thursday, H.E. Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo revealed the government has secured some funds to boost the sector. According to him, it is a $40 million grant which was acquired from World Bank. He added that its acquired to support the sector Ministry, and its agencies in order to upgrade tourist facilities…

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