Government's economic recovery programmes not reactionary
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Government's economic recovery programmes not reactionary


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Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta has downplayed assertions that the Akufo-Addo administration's recent touting of economic ambition and progress is in response to the #FixTheCountry protests.

He further suggested that the current angst about the standard of living has been influenced by the coronavirus pandemic.

The #FixTheCountry protestors have been demanding government action on a number of challenges including unemployment, erratic power supply, the infrastructure deficit among others.


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