I can’t go to my constituency for the Christmas, the economy is hard and I am broke-Ken Agyapong

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The ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) Member of Parliament for the Assin Central Constituency in the Central Region, Kennedy Ohene Agyapong has bemoaned the poor economic situation in the country saying this Christmas is a dry one as there is no money in the system for people to celebrate the yuletide.

According to the loudmouth Member of Parliament who is also a businessman, he will not be able to go to his constituency to celebrate the yuletide with his constituents because he is broke.

‘’I promised my constituents, but I cannot even go to the constituency because I don’t have the money. There is no money in the system. The money is not reflecting in people’s pockets. So anyone who tells us we are doing well as an economy is deceiving us. They should stop that’’ he argued.

Mr. Agyapong is not happy that the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank is praising and painting a good picture of the Ghanaian economy while the situation on the ground does not support the reality.

The IMF also said the country’s economy was on the right track and headed for the right direction.

Mr. Agyapong who was speaking on Accra based Adom TV, was reacting to comments by the IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde that the country’s economy is doing far better than it was doing 2 years ago.

Source: BestNewsGH.com

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Kennedy Mornah is an Award Winning Ghanaian Journalist with over two decades of experience in the Ghanaian Media landscape spanning the electronic, print and digital media. He is a Media Consultant, a Corporate MC, Radio and TV Host, Founder and Publisher of the Maritime and Transport Digest Newspaper, Businessman, a Go getter and an optimist. He has worked for renowned media organizations including Diamond Fm in Tamale, Luv Fm in Kumasi, Oman Fm in Accra and Starr Fm in Accra In 2017 he received the Reporter of the Year Award at the Ghana Shippers Awards in Accra, Ghana.

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