Atta Akyea, Ursula Owusu & Otiko Djaba make Nana Addo’s 2nd ministerial list


President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has through parliament, named his second batch of ministerial nominees bringing to about 30, persons who would be working in his administration.

Announcing the names in parliament, the Speaker, Prof. Mike Ocquaye, indicated that the list had been submitted to the house for vetting and subsequent approval.

A 26-member vetting committee was Tuesday constituted by the House to vet the nominees for subsequent approval or otherwise, as ministers for the various portfolios they have been designated for. The Committee is expected to begin work from January 16, 2017.

Below is the new list announced in parliament

Dr Anthony Osei Akoto – Minister of State Monitoring and Evaluation

Prof K. Frimpong Boateng – Science and Technology

Otiko Afisa Djaba – Gender and Social Protection

Ofori Asiamah – Transport

Joe Ghartey – Railway Development

Ursula Owusu – Communications

Samuel Atta Akyea – Minister for Works and Housing

Kofi Addah – Minister for Sanitation

Amoako Attah – Minister for Roads

Ignatius Baffour Awuah – Minister for Employment and Labour Relations

Peter Amewu – Lands and Natural Resources

Dan Botwe – Minister for Regional Reorganisation and Special Projects

By Martin Asiedu-Dartey||Ghana
Twitter: @3newsgh

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