New Appointment Nana Addo presents second batch of ministerial nominees to Parliament

Nana Addo named 12 more ministerial nominees for approval by parliament.

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The President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has named the second batch of his cabinet Ministers who are expected to start work to parliament.

He named 12 more ministerial nominees for approval by parliament.

They are Member of Parliament for Okere Dan Botwe, who will become the Minister of Regional Reorganisation if passed by parliament. He is expected to see to the creation of additional regions as promised by Nana Addo.

Read more: Nana Addo names Ministers

Here are the second batch of appointees by Nana Addo:

Dr Anthony Akoto Osei – Monitoring and Evaluation

Prof Kwabena Frimpong Boateng – Science, Environment, Technology and Innovation

Otiko Djaba – Gender, Children and Social Protection

Joe Ghartey – Railway Development

John Peter Amewu – Lands and Natural Resources

Samuel Atta Akyea – Works and Housing

Kofi Adda – Sanitation and Water Resources

Ignatius Baffour-Awuah – Employment and Labour Relations

Kweku Ofori Asiamah – Transport

Kwesi Amoako-Atta – Roads and Highways

Ursula Owusu-Ekuful – Communications

This brings to 25 the number of ministerial nominees made by President Akufo-Addo.

Read more: "We warned Ghanaians Nana Addo will foment chaos" - Asiedu Nketia

The President announced his first list of ministerial nominees on Tuesday January 10 2017, at the Flagstaff House. He has revealed that Alan Kyerematen will occupy the Trade and Industry Ministry.

Shirley Ayorkor Botchway has been appointed for the Foreign Ministry and Kwadaso MP Dr. Afriyie Akoto, for the Ministry of Agriculture.

Read also:  Hanna Tetteh congratulates Ayorkor Botchway on appointment

The first batch of appointees are:

Senior Minister designate – Yaw Osafo Marfo

National Security Minister designate – Albert Kan Dapaah

Trade and Industry Minister designate – Alan Kyeremateng

Finance Minister designate – Ken Ofori Atta

Minister of Agriculture designate – Dr. Akoto Osei Afriyie

Energy Minister designate - Boakye Agyarko

Defence Minister designate - Dominic Nitiwul

Foreign Affairs Minister designate - Shirley Ayorkor Botchway

Interior Minister designate - Ambrose Dery

Attorney General Minister designate - Gloria Akufo

Local Government Minister designate - Hajia Alima Mahama

Education Minister designate — Mathew Opoku Prempeh

Health Minister designate — Kwaku Agyemang-Manu

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