Bawumia: Govt delivering on promises

Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia

Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia

The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has touted government’s achievements over the past 23 months in a Facebook comment to Ghanaians.

 

The Vice President wrote: “As we come to the end of 2018, we have to thank God for all his mercies. We are thankful for what God has made possible for President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and the New Patriotic Party (NPP) to accomplish during our first two years in office.

He mentioned some of the promises the government had delivered such as the Free Senior High School (SHS) which has reduced the hardship on parents.

 

“We promised to restore teacher training allowances to reduce the hardship on teacher trainees and we have delivered. We promised to restore nursing training allowances to reduce the hardship on nursing trainees and we have delivered.

 

We promised to establish a Zongo Development Fund and we have delivered. We promised a renewed focus on agriculture through the Planting for Food and Jobs programme and we have delivered.”

He said: “We promised to issue National ID cards and we are delivering. We promised to implement a national property digital address system and we have delivered.

We promised to digitise the clearance of goods at the ports through paperless ports and we have delivered.

 

We promised to establish three development authorities (Northern, Middle Belt and Coastal) and we have delivered. We promised a One District One Factory programme and we are delivering.”

 

According to the Vice President, “We promised a One Village One Dam programme and we are delivering. We promised a One District One Warehouse programme and we are delivering. We promised to implement a Nation Builders Corps programme to reduce the hardships on the graduate unemployed and we have delivered

 

We promised to implement a National Entrepreneurship and Innovation Programme to provide support and reduce hardships of entrepreneurs and we have delivered. We promised to rehabilitate VALCO to resume operations and we have delivered.”

 

“We promised to leverage our natural resources to obtain a $2 billion innovative infrastructure financing arrangement with Sino hydro and we have delivered. We promised to establish integrated bauxite and aluminum industry and we are delivering.

 

We promised to implement mobile money interoperability and we have delivered. We promised to reduce electricity prices and we have delivered.

 

‘We promised to reduce the hardship in obtaining a driver’s licence and we have delivered. We promised to reduce the hardship in obtaining a passport and we have delivered.

 

We promised to reduce the hardships in renewing the national health insurance and we have delivered. We promised to establish an Office of the Special Prosecutor on Corruption and we have delivered.”

 

“We promised to revive Ghana’s railways and we are on course. We promised a transparent allocation of Ghana’s oil blocs and we have delivered.

 

We promised to reverse the trend of declining economic growth and we have delivered. We promised to restore discipline in the management of our public finances and we have delivered with lower fiscal deficits.”

 

“We promised to bring about a change from destructive ‘galamsey’ activities to a more regulated small scale mining activities and we have delivered.”

 

“It has been two years of hard but fruitful work for the people of Ghana. We thank God for President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.

It has been an honour for me Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia to serve as his Vice-President.”

“We look forward to a blossoming 2019.”

 GNA

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