Job Creation Millions of jobs to be created in my 2nd term - President Mahama

According to him, he has been engrossed in trying to ensure macro economic stability and restoring social and economic infrastructure in his first term.

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President John Mahama has said his second term in office will see massive investment in the real sector of the economy which will create millions of jobs.

According to him, he has been engrossed in trying to ensure macro economic stability and restoring social and economic infrastructure in his first term.

He made the comments during the inauguration of the revamp Komenda Sugar Factory in Komenda in the Central Region.

President Mahama said: “Indeed, the next term of office will see a massive investment in the real sector. In the first term as president, I have been engrossed with trying to ensure macroeconomic stability and restoring the social and economic infrastructure.  That has been my focus in the first term. The second term is going to see massive investment in the real sector and that is the sector that creates jobs across the country.”

He added a second term in office will see a launching of the green revolution in Ghana. This, he says, will establish 50 new farmer service centres across the country to assist farmers.

“The next term of office will see a launching of the green revolution in Ghana," he said. "We’re already designing and preparing for establishment 50 new farmer service centres across the country to provide subsidized fertilizers, agricultural mechanization services, improved seeds to farmers in all parts of this country.”

“Millions of jobs will be created for our young people and the private sector is invited to increase their investment appetite for these projects and academia is also to intensify research for the attainment of these plans,” he added.

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