Ghanaian actor Kwaku Manu has added his voice to the many Ghanaians complaining about the hardships in the economy, and has called on the government to find solutions to these problems.
In a five mins video posted on his Instagram on Wednesday 23rd march 2022, Kwaku manu said wires he bought for wiring his house one month ago which cost him GHc357 before he travelled abroad has now reached Ghc 870.
The actor also lamented that a ton of iron rods which a month ago was sold for GHc 600 now sells at GHc 800 and the cost of cement has shot up from GHs49 to GHs59.
From all the increments in prices he has seen, the actor said it will make it very difficult for younger people to build their own homes.
The actor who doubles as a musician said, “when it comes to fuel, people think, we are doing politics.
The actor added that whiles he could formerly fill his tank with GHc 600 for a week, now he fills his tank with Ghc 700 and it lasts only four days.
“We have oil in the country why can’t we use our 30% share to subsidize? Ghana is not that large”, he stated.
He called on the president and his ministers to find lasting solutions to the economic crisis as soon as possible.
Watch his video below: