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Finance Minister defends borrowing habit despite concerns raised by IMF and World Bank [Video]

Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, has mounted a defense for government’s incessant borrowing despite cautions from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World...
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Airbus scandal: Former Finance Minister reveals how Ghana bought its military aircraft

A former Finance Minister in the John Mahama administration has broken his silence over what role the Ministry played in the purchase of Airbus...

SA finance minister calls for cannabis to be legalised

South African Finance Minister Tito Mboweni has called for legalisation of cannabis trade in order to collect more tax revenue.

You can come for tutorials on loan usage – Finance Minister tells NDC

Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, the Finance Minister says the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) can come for tutorials on what the incumbent government...

Audio: Finance Minister justifies incessant borrowing

"We won’t borrow if we don’t need it." This was a response by Finance Minister to the Minority...
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Audio: If we don’t build cathedral, stones will do it – Finance Minister

Finance Minister, Ken Ofori Atta is surprised that a majority of Ghanaians are kicking against the construction of...

MP chases Finance Minister for ‘National Cake’ [Audio]

National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament (MP) for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has questioned the reasoning...

Govt spent $11.7b to embark on banking sector clean-up – Finance Minister

Ken Ofori-Atta, the Finance Minister, has disclosed during the presentation of the 2020 budget to Parliament that, the government spent about $11.7...

Banking sector: Saving depositors, investors has been costly – Finance Minister

The intervention by the government to save depositors and investors whose funds were locked up with failed financial institutions has been very...

Economic growth not driven by oil – Finance Minister says

Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, in his 2020 budget presentation to Parliament, said Ghana’s economic growth is not primarily driven by oil, but...
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Finance Minister lists key achievements of Akufo-Addo

Minister for Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta, says President Nana Akufo-Addo has worked hard to deliver substantial achievements. Delivering the 2020...

Finance Minister announces juicy package for 1.2 million farmers

The Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, has revealed that the government will continue to supply organic and inorganic fertilisers and seeds to about 1.2 million farmers in Ghana. ALSO READ: Video: Minority taunts Finance...

Video: Minority taunts Finance Minister over ‘Bye Bye’ budget

The Minority in Parliament has tagged the 2019 Budget presented by the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta as 'Bye Bye Budget.'

Mahama’s govt suffocated businesses – Finance Minister

Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta has blamed the John Mahama-led administration of collapsing businesses. “The economy before Akufo-Addo was suffocating,...
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Election spending will be prudent – Finance Minister

All the needed resources required for the 2020 elections would be made available to the Electoral Commission for free, a fair and credible election...

Finance Minister presents 2020 budget

Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, is scheduled to present the Akufo-Addo government’s fourth Budget and Economic Policy in Parliament. Wednesday’s presentation,...
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Finance Minister will present ‘cooked up’ figures’ – Minority claims

Minority Leader, Haruna Iddrisu, has said the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, will cook up figures in the 2020 budget on November 13, 2019...
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Finance Minister’s bombshell over real reason behind PDS deal cancellation

Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, has revealed the real reason behind the cancellation of the concession agreement between Power Distribution Services (PDS) and...

Finance Minister explains delay in road contractors’ arrears payment

Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta, has explained reasons behind the delay in the payment of arrears owed road contractors in the country.

I am upbeat about Ghana’s future, energy sector reforms are on course – Finance...

Ken Ofori Atta, Minister for Finance has said that he is very hopeful about the future of Ghana. The...

Those who overspend their election budget end up in opposition – Finance Minister

Minister for Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta, has said that political parties that overspend during election year end up in opposition.

Things are better now – Finance Minister rejects hardship claims

Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, says the livelihood of Ghanaians is better as compared to the hardships they were facing under the erstwhile...

Angry Forestry Commission workers petition Finance Minister

About two hundred aggrieved workers of the Forestry Commission have petition to the Minister of Finance Ken Ofori Atta to pay...

Finance Minister ‘woos’ IMF/World Bank to increase IDA to $100 million

Minister for Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta, has called on the Bretton Woods Institutions to increase their next round of the International Development Assistance...

Govt took tough decisions to right wrongs of Mahama’s era – Finance Minister

The Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, has said that the Akufo-Addo government has had to take some difficult decisions to correct the wrongs...

Free SHS has changed Ghana’s future – Finance Minister

Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta says government's flagship programme, free Senior High School (SHS) has changed the future of the country.
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Kenya’s finance minister, top officials arrested for corruption

Kenya's Finance Minister Henry Rotich and other treasury officials have been arrested on corruption and fraud charges related to a multimillion-dollar project...
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Borrowing not bad if you can pay back – Finance minister

The Finance Minister has stated emphatically that the Akufo-Addo administration will continue to borrow, despite concerns about Ghana’s debt.

Finance Minister shames lawyers for evading taxes

Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta, has revealed how...
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Cedi will stabilise in 2 weeks – Finance Minister assures

If the sharp depreciation of the cedi is...