Live Updates: Joy News’ 100 Days of change; time with the Vice
We have arrested the cedi from running
Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia says government policies aimed at stabilising the cedi have brought some relief to investors and business owners. “We have arrested the cedi from running.”
We didn’t make any promises for 100 days – Bawumia
Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia says although they are poised to fulfil all their promises, the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) did not pledge to fulfil them within 100 days in government.
He says they have been able to record 103 remarkable achievement since taking over from the previous National Democratic Congress (NDC) government.
Government has upped the country’s foreign reserve from less than $6 billion to $8 billion, he said. “This is the achievement and with that you have a lot more confidence in the economy and you see stability return to the currency.”
Joy News’ 100 days Town Hall with Vice-President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia to assess the performance of the Akufo-Addo presidency so far is underway.
He has arrived and the National Anthem is being played.