- Kennedy Agyapong has said that any individual who depends on the government will never succeed in life
- According to the Assin Central MP, Ghanaians must ask what they can do for their country and not what the country can do for them
- He made the statement amid the recent news of tax increments in Ghana
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Member of Parliament for Assin Central Constituency, Kennedy Ohene Agyapong, has made a bold statement that is getting Ghanaians on social media talking.
The opinionated political figure made this statement in a recent episode of his show on NET2 TV regarding people who depend on the government to solve all their problems.
According to Agyapong, any individual who relies on the government for their own survival will never be able to become successful in their lifetime.
Watch the snippet of the show below:
The Ghanaian politician and businessman who stands on the ticket of the New Patriotic Party made the statement amid the recent news of tax increments in Ghana.
As YEN.com.gh earlier reported, Information Minister, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, justified the introduction of a 1% COVID-19 health levy on VAT.
The spokesperson of the president said Ghanaians will have to pay for the free electricity and water introduced by the Akufo-Addo administration in 2020.
Kennedy Agyapong is in effect asking Ghanaians not to always complain about what government should do for them, but rather what they can do for their country.
In another interesting report, on the morning of March 16, 2021, the nation woke up to a piece of trending news regarding popular TV and radio personality, Giovani Caleb, and his colleague TV3 Presenter, Abena Korkor
Although the story went viral and it cannot be conclusively confirmed whether the accusations made against Giovani by Abena Korkor are true or false, Ghanaians have been sharing their views on the matter.
According to a number of reactions sighted by YEN.com.gh, Ghanaians are saying whether the claims are true or false, the TV Presenter is working too hard to have his reputation dragged in the mud.
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Source: Yen Newspaper