Nana Addo speaking at his swearing-in as President of the Republic and Commander-in-Main of the Ghana Armed Forces (GAF), gave an indication of what he hopes to achieve right before his 4 years tenure ends.
He said “I pledge prior to this august Property and the great people today of Ghana that all I do will be for the common great, and, with the firm basis laid in my very first time period of business, we shall acquire a sizeable stage to lessening the infrastructure deficit that has plagued us all all over our nationhood.”
In his inaugural speech, the President made some promises and Pulse.com.gh normally takes a important look at some promises he created to Ghanaians from 2021 to 2024.
2021 is the next calendar year of roads
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has disclosed that he will not renegade his mantra to make all roads in the state motorable.
He claimed the demanding development of roadways that ensued past 12 months will keep on in his next term.
“Our roadways are getting built at a a great deal more rapidly pace than before, and, sure, I accept there are still quite a few much more kilometres to assemble. We defined final year as ‘The 12 months of Roads’.
“Past calendar year was the calendar year for construction of streets, this yr is a different calendar year for street development”, he reported.
“The progress of our rail sector, on which sizeable assets and energies are remaining devoted, will open up the nation, and lead to the generation of a extra linked culture, and will, also, enable realise the purpose of regional and continental integration,” he included.
Earlier in 2020, the President declared it as a ‘Year of Roads’. Talking at a media face in Accra, President Akufo-Addo explained roadways are crucial in the progress of any nation and that the development of the considerably-touted roads beneath the previous administration was untrue.
Creating a solid economic climate
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo promised that the following administration of the New Patriotic Get together (NPP) will build a solid financial system, “going through a structural transformation to worth-added routines, which will make work opportunities for our younger people and increase their residing criteria.”
“Now, our economy, even in the experience of the international pandemic of COVID-19, continues to demonstrate resilience and a substantially quicker rate of restoration than initially envisaged, and was, without a doubt, just one of the speediest-expanding economies in the entire world in 2020. Ghana remains a single of the most interesting destinations on the continent for overseas immediate financial investment, with the presence in the place of some of the world’s major conglomerates attesting to this reality,” he reported.
Electric power nationwide
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has certain that by the close of his second time period the whole country will be linked to energy.
“The remaining fifteen percent (15%) of our communities with no electrical power would be coated by the finish of my second phrase. We have currently started constructing hospitals in the remaining districts that do not have one particular – a procedure which will be done within a year,” he reported.
Potable drinking water
“The proportion of Ghanaians without entry to potable water is established to minimize drastically, next the graduation of do the job on a variety of water source projects throughout all parts of the nation,” President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has promised.
Build district hospitals
Final calendar year, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo introduced that the federal government will commence the construction of hospitals in the 88 districts in the region with out hospitals.
Some Ghanaians have talked down the government’s plan of creating 88 district hospitals in the place.
But the President in his inaugural deal with mentioned all the district hospitals will be completed within a yr.
In accordance to him, “We have now started constructing hospitals in the remaining districts that do not have 1 – a process which will be completed within a yr.”