President Nana Akufo-Addo will on Tuesday, February 21, 2017, deliver his first State of the Nation address as President of Ghana.
The president in a letter to the Speaker of Parliament informed the House of his intention which is in accordance with article Article 67 of the Constitution.
“Pursuant to and as required by article 67 of the constitution, I wish to notify you that I intend to deliver a message on the state of the nation on February 21, 2017. Please accept Mr Speaker, the assurance of my highest esteem and best wishes,” the letter read.
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Nana Addo’s address is expected to give an outlook of the state of the various sectors of the country’s economy as inherited from the erstwhile National Democratic Congress (NDC) government led by John Mahama.
Nana Akufo-Addo will also be expected to outline his vision for the development of the country for the next fiscal year.