The People’s National Congress (PNC) has urged government to invest more into its One District One Factory, Planting for Food and Jobs, Microfinance and Small Loan Centers, Digitization to formalize the economy, Free SHS programmes to stimulate economic growth in the country.
A statement signed by its General Secretary, Janet Asana Nabila on 22 March 2021 also proffered ways to boost the national economy.
“In order to stimulate growth, the PNC believe we should channel more resources to One District One Factory, Planting for Food and Jobs, Microfinance and Small Loan Centers, Digitization to formalise the economy, Free SHS and so on.
“The PNC wish to recommend government for bringing back the teachers and nurses trainee allowance. We equally encourage government to employ these professionals immediately after their completion to solve the human resource challenges encounter in both the educational and health sector,” the statement noted.
While congratulating Parliament on the approval of the 2021 budget, the PNC called on “the minority in parliament and Ghanaians to continue to collaborate with the government to implement this budget for the good of all”.