Ghana to introduce new 4 years development plan

 

Ghana is scheduled to introduce a new four years development plan.

President Nana Akufo-Addo is to present the plan to Parliament.

Director General of the National Development Planning Commission (NDPC), Kojo Esseim Mensah-Abrampa, revealed this to the media at the Information Ministry in Accra on Sunday, July 18, 2021.

He indicated that the new medium term development plan is for the year 2022 to 2025.

The current development plan is to end this year

The Director General explained that key in the next development plan is the creation of jobs for the youth.

Within the four years, the government will target creating a sustainable economy.

He informed about plans on industrialization, governance, environmental sustainability, which he described as long term perspectives.

The current plan was presented in 2017.

Director General of the National Development Planning

Article 36 clause 5 of the 1992 Constitution of Ghana, requires the President to present a coordinated four years plan of economic policies and programmes to the country.

According to him, the country has plans contrary to claims that there are no plans.

Source – africanentertainment.com

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