Data Minister Kojo Oppong Nkrumah has questioned the reliability of the flagbearer of Nationwide Democratic Congress (NDC) in achieving his party’s manifesto guarantees.
In accordance to him, if previous President John Mahama’s monitor records are something to go by, he simply cannot be reliable in fulfilling the NDC’s manifesto guarantees.
Responding to thoughts at the weekly press conference held in Kumasi on Tuesday, the Ofoase Ayirebi MP stressed that the 2020 standard elections is likely to be about the reliability and keep track of records of the flagbearers of the two top political parties in the nation.
“I consider that the dilemma of manifestos and guarantees will have to be appeared at incredibly basically from two views. To start with of all, the believability of the promises that are being made and then secondly the how.
“When you take the trustworthiness, the great issue is that for the initially time the two people who are the frontrunners in this elections have the two had the prospect to occupy the business of President.
“So in hunting at the believability of the claims they are making, 1 should to 1st seem at their monitor documents when they have been in office and their positions on some of the matters they are talking to nowadays.
“This will enable any person who would like to do an evaluation to recognize whether or not you can consider any of these guarantees as credible,” he claimed.
His responses arrives at the again of the NDC’s 2020 manifesto start that took location yesterday.
Dubbed, the “People’s Manifesto: Jobs, Prosperity and more”, the 143 paged doc presents Mr Mahama and the NDC an prospect to be reelected into electrical power on December 7, 2020.
On the other hand, Mr Nkrumah pressured that the amounts of mismanagement beneath the previous President does not present the NDC and it is flagbearer an opportunity to govern the state immediately after December.
“If you have someone who during his period operate down the Ghanaian financial system, went to the Intercontinental Monetary Fund (IMF) for a bailout and as a outcome could not make use of young persons when they had been graduating from school.
“You remember the graduate unemployment associations that have been fashioned. You recall the cancellation of allowances because of economic crisis and the argument that even if they will vote in opposition to us they need to vote in opposition to us.
“And right now this particular person comes back again and states that he is likely to produce a person million employment. Does it audio to anybody like a credible promise?,” he included.