Let’s break away from the neo-colonial structure of economy-Prez in Founder’s Day Message
President Akufo-Addo has in a statement stated he is determined to lay a foundation for the transformation of the economy from an exporter of raw materials and retailer of cheap imported goods to a modern, value-adding, industrialised one.
In his message to mark Founders’ Day today August, 4,. 2020, the president indicated Ghana must free itself from the economic arrangements designed by former colonial power to serve its particular purpose at the time.
He said Ghana must make concerted efforts to break away from the neo-colonial structure of the raw material producing and exporting economy, which has, largely been our lot.
Read the full statement below