Read full text: 2021 Budget Statement

The 2021 Budget Statement has outlined measures being taken by the Akufo-Addo government to fix the economy amid COVID-19

The Minister of Parliamentary Affairs, Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu, made history on Friday 12 March as the first non-finance minister in the Fourth Republic to present the government’s Budget Statement in Parliament.

He told the House that COVID-19 has pushed Ghana’s deficit and debt to worrying levels.

Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu said the pandemic has brought unprecedented challenges to the country. There is a need, he said, to provide the resources to address these challenges and fund certain major projects being executed by the government.

Read the full Budget Statement below for all the details:


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