President Akufo-Addo directed his first significant ministerial reshuffle on Wednesday, February 14, which has seen some major personalities sacked.
Finance Minister Kenneth Nana Yaw Ofori-Atta has emphasised the government's efforts to alleviate Ghanaians' hardships as a result of the economic depression.
The Akim Abuakwa South Member of Parliament, Samuel Atta Akyea, has urged the Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta, to consider stepping down from his office.
Ghanaians have expressed their opinions after the 2024 budget was approved by Parliament on Thursday, December 7, despite stiff opposition from the Minority.
Opposition National Democratic Congress MP for Bawku Central, Mahama Ayariga, has initiated legal action against the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta.
Economist Joe Jackson has expressed scepticism about the feasibility of implementing a 24-hour economy in Ghana as proposed by former President John Dramani Mahama.
On Wednesday, November 15, 2023, finance minister Ken Ofori-Atta presented President Nana Akufo-Addo final budget economic policy statement for 2024.
The 2024 budget saw the Akufo-Addo government introduce some tax reliefs to cushion Ghanaians. YEN.com.gh outlines these reliefs expected to be passed by Parliament.
The rumour mill in Ghana is active with speculations that finance minister Ken Ofori-Atta is set to resign in the coming days after presenting the 2024 budget.