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Kenneth Nana Yaw Kuntunkununku Ofori-Atta

Date of Birth: 1959
Place of Birth: Kibi


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Midterm blues and red lines

Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta insists that Ghana should exceed 7% GDP growth comfortably this year...


Hey, big spender!

As Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta rose to his feet in Parliament on 15 November to deliver his 2019 budget statement he faced scepticism about his arithmetic from the opposition benches as well as analysts overseas...

Reforms for the extractive industries underwent a little-noticed review in Finance Minister  Ken Ofori-Atta budget...

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Tax and spend dilemmas

Marking the news Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta known to his detractors as James Bond floated another US$2 billion of Eurobonds on 10 May...

Reformers including Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta would prefer to have five big locally owned operators by persuading them to merge...

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Two steps forward…

But Ghana's Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta is yet to extricate the country from perilously high debt – still around 68% of GDP – inherited from the previous government...

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A year to deliver

Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta says in the past year he has reduced the total debt-to-gross domestic product ratio from 72% to roughly 64%...


Power to the president's elbow

Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta has been trying to give practical backing to Akufo-Addo's recent critiques of foreign aid and adherence to market solutions to pull the country out of its inherited morass...

' Free markets meet workers' brigades Presenting his second budget to parliament on 15 November the Minister of Finance Ken Ofori-Atta set a fiscal deficit target of 4...


New order tackles old debts

Bawumia and new Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta are considering several lines of attack: restructuring the debt stretching out repayment periods and swapping debt for equity in state assets...


A turning point vote for the Black Star

Meanwhile Campaign Director Peter Mac Manu Akufo-Addo and his cousin Ken Ofori-Atta had recruited Joe Anokye a Ghanaian information technology expert who had worked for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration in the United States for the past two decades...

Also important on economic policy will be the founder of Databank Ken Ofori-Atta and his colleague Yofi Grant who will bring extensive international financial experience to the team...

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Red is the colour

At first the middle classes and professionals were in the front line of the protests: for instance Ken Ofori-Atta and Yoofi Grant of the Databank brokerage; Ace Kojo Ankomah a lawyer; Kofi Bentil Vice-President of the IMANI-Ghana think-tank who was briefly arrested; Dr Esi Ansah a lecturer at the private Ashesi University; publisher Comfort Ocran of Legacy and Legacy; George Andah the former marketing officer at the mobile phone group MTN; and Kofi Kapito Chief Executive Officer of the Consumer Protection Agency...

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