Minority in Parliament is requesting an itemized breakdown of the more than 3 million positions government guaranteed it has made under the Akufo-Addo organization in its initial term in office.
Their requests follow an exposure made by the Minister-assign for Employment and Labor Relations, Ignatius Baffour-Awuah that administration as of September 2020 had made a sum of 3 million positions for Ghanaians.
Mr Baffour-Awuah who was reacting to an inquiry during his checking demonstrated that the positions made involve both public and private areas of the economy.
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“On the quantity of occupations, yes it is valid on first May 2018 I demonstrated that the public authority of Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo had made roughly 1 million positions, despite the fact that I don’t have the specific figures for the finish of 2020, the keep going time we wrote about was in September 2020, and the figure was around 3 million positions,” Baffour-Awuah told the Appointments Committee of Parliament.
Yet, in a sharp reply, the Minority Leader who serves as the positioning Member on the Appointments Committee, Haruna Iddrisu requested a breakdown of the said occupations made by the Akufo-Addo government.
“Clergyman candidate would you be able to state how was the 3 million positions made and the appropriation, you need to impart the insights to us, area by area,” Haruna Iddrisu tested.
In light of Haruna’s requests, the pastor assign guaranteed: “Hon. Seat, I will make the subtleties accessible to the council when I hit i up, have on various events even resulted in these present circumstances House and have given this sorts out as of now however on the off chance that it is at the delight of the board of trustees to have the subtleties, I am more than able to do as such”.
Haruna at that point asked, “and Chairman another explanation, this 3 million positions, public area or public area or a mix of the two” inquired. Baffour-Awuah reacted “mix of all”.
Samson Ahi requested clearness on the positions made by the Akufo-Addo’s administration after he affirmed that Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia on August 13, 2020 said that administration has made 2 million positions in opposition to the 3 million positions expressed by the Minister-assign for Employment and Labor Relations.
However, Baffour-Awuah expressed that he is uninformed of the said figures diverted out by the Vice President as asserted by Samson Ahi.
“I don’t have a clue and I am not mindful of what you’re discussing but rather I have authoritatively turn out the 3 million positions and I will be set up to guard the 3 million anytime that I get the chance,” Baffour-Awuah pushed.
Mr Iddrisu therefore requested that the pastor assign for Employment and Labor Relations outfit the House with subtleties of the positions made inside general society and private areas during the president’s initial term in office.
Baffour-Awuah later guaranteed the advisory group to outfit them with the subtleties by the end of Wednesday.