Mr. Kusi Boafo, a renowned Economist at the Kumasi Polytechnic has stated that, the new president, Nana Addo Dankwah Akufo Addo is inheriting the worse economy ever in Ghana’s history.
Making the announcement of 13 people as the first batch of his ministerial appointments at the Flagstaff House on Tuesday, Nana Akufo-Addo said Mr. Ofori-Atta has the capacity to lead the finance sector that will ensure the transformation of the country’s economy and Dr Anthony Osei Akoto as Minister fornitoring and Evaluation.
However, speaking on Top FM’s Enne Ghana news analysis program, Mr. Boafo stated that, the current state of the Country’s economy has gone back to the days of former President Rawlings or worse.
He also stressed that, the current president is inheriting the worse economy thus not all his policies and promises made to Ghanaians will be able to be implemented in the years ahead.
Mr. Boafo added that that, its high time Ghanaians are told the truth and know the real situation of the economy for them to prepare their minds saying Ghanaians can’t feel better in the few years ahead unless it take a while.