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Govt provides data to back over 2m jobs created since 2017 claim

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In support of his assertion that the Akufo-Addo administration has produced more than two million jobs in the last six years, Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia provided statistics.

He stated in a Facebook post that the list is to show “naysayers” who questioned the statistics that the facts are accurate, therefore must “do away with negative thinking.”

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The Vice President found it necessary to address the matter as some citizens cast aspersions on the work done by the government when Dr Bawumia delivered a speech at the national Eid-ul-Fitr celebration in Independence Square over the weekend.

Attached comprehensive data which specified the ministry, the agency or department of the ministry in which the jobs were created as well as the number of jobs created under each category from 2017 to 2022.


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