Ghana is suffering because of Kwame Nkrumah, John Agyekum Kuffour has said in a radio interview.
The former President in an interview with Accra FM revealed that Ghana could’ve been long better if the first President had not built so many factories.
Kuffour was of the view that Dr.Kwame Nkrumah who was the first president of Ghana since in 1957 made a huge mistake building factories and spending Ghana’s reserves of 450 million dollars which was in the Bank of Ghana instead of investing it into other areas.
Kuffour explained that
“When we gained independence we just zoomed into industrialization. So, we started building factories. That involved a lot of money. We were running, we wanted to build factories, we didn’t take our time to plan. That is why the economy collapsed,”
There is forgetfulness on the side of human beings. When we have been able to fix all the problems in the country that someone will rally behind that fact to call for the nation to be fixed? we are building”