Ghana unadjusted Q3 2016 GDP growth at 4.0 pct yr-on-yr vs 3.6 pct yr ago

ACCRA Dec 28 (Reuters) – Ghana’s unadjusted third quarter
2016 GDP growth stood at 4.0 percent year-on-year compared to a
provisional figure of 3.6 percent a year ago, the statistics
office said on Wednesday.

The government of President John Mahama set a full year 2016
GDP target of 4.1 percent. Mahama was defeated in a Dec. 7
election by opposition leader Nana Akufo-Addo who will be
inaugurated next month.

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

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