The Vice-President of the United States, Kamala Harris, has assured Ghana that the US supports the country’s engagement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and will push for debt reduction from bilateral creditors.
This was announced during a recent visit to Ghana where Harris held bilateral talks with President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and other officials
Harris also announced a $100 million support for Ghana, Benin, Guinea, Cote d’Ivoire, and Togo to address the threats of violent extremism and instability.
The amount is part of the US’s strategic plan for coastal West Africa.
The discussions ranged from long-term economic outlook, regional security, human rights, democracy, and good governance.