Ayorkor-Botchway was a deputy at the Ministry during the erstwhile Kufour administration.
"Congratulations to Hon. Shirley Botchway on her nomination as Foreign Minister Designate & good luck for her vetting. She'll do a good job," Madam Tetteh wrote on Twitter.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo hinted of her appointment while introducing his team to a Chinese delegation that paid a courtesy call on him at the Jubilee House in Accra, Monday.
Ayorkor-Botchway was a deputy at the Ministry during the erstwhile Kufour administration. She has been a four-time MP on the ticket of the people of Weija and Anyaa-Sowutuom Constituency.
Mrs. Botchway is married with two children. Ayorkor Botchway was a former Minister of State at the Water Resources, Works and Housing.
Ayorkor Botchway holds an MA (Public Communication) University of Westminster in 2002. She also has an MBA (Project Management) from the University of Ghana in 2004.