Ghana president-elect says aims for double-digit economic growth

ACCRA Dec 21 (Reuters) – Ghana’s president-elect Nana
Akufo-Addo on Wednesday said his economic priorities are to
restore stability, cut taxes and interest rates and spur
double-digit growth driven by the private sector.

Akufo-Addo was making his first comments on the economy
since defeating President John Mahama in a Dec. 7 election. His
New Patriotic Party government is due to be sworn in on Jan. 7.

(Reporting by Kwasi Kpodo; Editing by Matthew Mpoke Bigg)

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