Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, Information Minister.
Ghana recorded $2.7 billion in foreign investments last year. Out of this figure, $2.6 billion was foreign direct investment.
According to the Minister of Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah in a press briefing, he said; "despite COVID, we attracted huge investments into Ghana". He explained that, 279 Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) projects with a total estimated investment value of about $2.7 billion was recorded for the Republic of Ghana.
Again, the minister added, that; the FDI components which comes from abroad was about $2.65 billion and about $145 million of the remainder from our local market.
Hon. Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, Information Minister addressing the media.
Meanwhile, he intimated that; the FDI value of $2.65 billion is about almost 140% increment over what was recorded last year.
Honourable Oppong Nkrumah, however declared that, such an excellent performance is as a result of government's outstanding effort in managing the country's economy.
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