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General News of Thursday, 3 August 2017


NPP is enjoying our success in the agric sector – BT Baba

Member of Parliament for Talensi, Hon. BT Baba has revealed that the good policies implemented by the erstwhile Mahama Administration is amounting to the success that the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) is enjoying in the Agric Sector.

He explained that even though the NPP may not admit it, it was clearly evident that the previous administration did a good job.

B.T Baba revealed that he was not surprised the NPP government were taking credit for the significant growth rate in the Agriculture sector adding the sector has moved from a 0% growth rate to almost 3% growth rate.

“How did the Agriculture sector experience such growth within 7 months? It means we did a good work. We imported five hundred (500) Tractors from Brazil. We also got funds from Canada so if the Agric sector has seen a significant growth, it was because we laid a good foundation”.

He said this on Agoo TV’s Yensempa show hosted by Bonohene Baffour Awuah when he was reacting to a claim by the Hon. George Mireku Duka, MP for Tarkwa Nsuaem who said Nana Akufo Addo led government has started implementing changes in all aspects of the economy.