- Bawumia has stated that his government led by President Akufo-Addo has significantly reduced the hardship of Ghanaians
- According to him, it was achieved through the numerous social intervention programmes as well as initiatives
- Dr. Bawumia, however, expressed optimism on the improved living conditions of Ghanaians in the second term of the Akufo-Addo administration
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Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has stated that his government led by President Akufo-Addo has significantly reduced the hardship of Ghanaians.
According to him, the government achieved this through the numerous social intervention programmes as well as initiatives introduced by the government.
Dr Bawumia made this known in an exclusive interview with Peace FM's morning show ''Kokrokoo'', host Kwami Sefa Kayi.
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"We haven't eliminated hardship but compared to what we inherited, we have reduced hardship tangibly," he said.
Bawumia said although it can't be said that the government has eliminated the sufferings of the populace, it is a known fact that Nana Addo has comparatively brought relief to Ghanaians.
He cited the government's free SHS policy, stable electricity supply, the payment of teacher and nurses' trainee allowances among others.
Dr. Bawumia, however, expressed optimism on the improved living conditions of Ghanaians in the second term of the Akufo-Addo administration.
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In other news, Dr. Bawumia, earlier disclosed that the next NPP government will offer advanced loans to working youth to pay their rents.
He said this will be realised in the next administration of the NPP should the party win the 2020 election.
The vice president said this is part of the housing policy captured in the 2020 manifesto of the party.
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