President Nana Addo is expected to present to parliament a list of deputy minister nominees to be vetted as required by the constitution. Unlike his erstwhile administration, the president is said to have added a third force to back the finance minister.
The eloquent Fatimah Abubakar of the president’s legal team who doubles as the deputy communication director at the presidency will leave to occupy one of two deputy positions led by Oppong Nkrumah.
MP for Sekondi, Andrew Egyapa Mercer is also set to become a deputy minister under the energy ministry.
In an exclusive report, Asaase FM indicated that the deputy ministerial list will have more women than men.
This is waht we know so far regarding the list:
Full List of Deputy Minister Nominees:
John Ntim Fordjour
Gifty Twum Ampofo
Andrew Egyapa Mercer
Abena Osei Asare
Charles Adu Boahen
Trade & Industry
Dokua Asiamah Adjei
Dinah Asonabah Dapaah
Gender, Children and Social Protection
Lariba Zuweira Abudu
Employment and Labour Relations
Bright Wereko Brobby
Roads & Highways
Mavis Nkansah Boadu
Ama Pomaa Andoh
Lands and Forestry
George Mireku Duker
Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration
Food and Agriculture
Works and Housing