The Youth and Sports Minister, Isaac Kwame Asiamah has said the previous administration led by President John Dramani Mahama, left a debt of GHc51 million at his ministry.
The minister who took his turn at the Meet-the –Press today [Tuesday] said the accounts of the Ministry was in red when he took over from his predecessor Nii Lantey Vanderpuije, who was the last sports minister under the eight-year tenure of the National Democratic Congress administration.
"I am sorry to report to you that we met a negative balance of 51 million Ghana cedis, that is the debt we inherited... There was nothing at the Ministry of Youth and Sports".
"All these things that have been able to happen are through creative minds that's what has happened here. So if we have been able to achieve a lot, that is why I am grateful to my able lieutenants, they are creative people and they are helping us to achieve a lot at the Ministry of Youth and Sports".
"As it's said, you come and fix challenge, so we are fixing the challenge through creative means," he stated.