Member of Parliament (MP) for New Juaben South Constituency in the Eastern Region, Michael Okyere Baafi, has commended Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia for unveiling what he describes as a real economic revolution poised to elevate businesses and catalyze Ghana’s economy.
In a recent address to journalists in Koforidua, Mr Okyere Baafi expressed optimism that Dr Bawumia‘s visionary leadership and digitalization agenda would usher in unprecedented prosperity for Ghana.
He emphasized that the vice president’s strategic plans align with the country’s long-term development objectives, positioning Ghana for significant growth and transformation.
Highlighting the difference between Dr Bawumia and former President John Mahama, Mr Okyere Baafi lauded the vice president as a future-driven leader with the ability to identify opportunities amidst uncertainty.
He underscored the importance of supporting leaders who prioritize innovation and forward-thinking strategies to propel the nation forward.
Mr Okyere Baafi particularly emphasized the significance of Dr Bawumia‘s proposed tax amnesty, which aims to provide relief to struggling businesses and stimulate economic activity.
He noted that many companies in Ghana are facing challenges with tax payments, and the tax amnesty would offer much-needed support to alleviate their financial burdens.
“As a Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry, I encounter lots of business people on a daily and weekly basis. I can tell you as a matter of fact that, many companies are struggling to pay taxes, and some defaulting companies risk being hauled to the court and all that. This proposed tax amnesty will save many businesses in Ghana,” Mr. Okyere Baafi disclosed.
Furthermore, Mr Okyere Baafi emphasized the importance of the digitalization agenda championed by Dr. Bawumia, highlighting its potential to revolutionize various sectors and create new opportunities for growth and innovation.
In closing, Mr. Okyere Baafi urged Ghanaians to throw their support behind Dr. Bawumia and the New Patriotic Party (NPP) ahead of the upcoming elections. He expressed confidence that Dr. Bawumia’s leadership would lead Ghana to new heights of prosperity and development.
“I know Dr. Bawumia, I’ve listened to him, we have had several engagements and I’m telling you that this man is passionate about Ghana. He will take us to the next level. Let’s give him the legitimate power to deliver,” Mr. Okyere Baafi concluded.