Aspiring Regional Youth Organizer of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), Godwin Nayaw Bamiah Yombu has indicated that the 2022 budget will be heavy on job creation and entrepreneurship.
According to him, government is committed to putting in place those measures that will help deal with the unemployment situation in the country as well as recent challenges with the employment of fresh graduates for the public sector.
He added that “I don’t think we can wait any longer, because the time is now on how to create an entrepreneurial state and deal with this issue once and all.”
“Certainly the issues of youth and jobs will be the center of this budget presentation,” Mr. Godwin Nayaw Bamiah Yombu exclusively told Kingdomfmonline.com
Godwin Nayaw Bamiah Yombu noted that creating an entrepreneurial state has been a challenge for government, and he is hoping to use the 2022 budget to address this problem.
The 2022 Budget and other issues
Based on the 2022 -2025 guidelines for presenting the budget, the Finance Ministry is projecting to spend about ¢128 billion. When it comes to revenue, government expects to mobilise about ¢89 billion.
However, these targets are said to have been revised.
This is because some new developments have come up since it was put out in May this year.