President Nana Akufo-Addo has nominated Member of Parliament for Ledzokuku, Bernard Oko-Boye as a Deputy Minister of Health-designate.
If approved by the legislative house, Dr. Oko-Boye will take over from Alexander Kodwo Kom Abban, MP for Gomoa West and currently Deputy Minister for Health.
In a statement signed by the director of communications at the presidency, Eugene Arhin said Mr. Abban has also been moved to serve as Deputy Minister for Communications and takes over from Vincent Sowah Odotei “whose appointment, as Deputy Minister for Communications, has been revoked by the President.
The statement added that the new appointments take “immediate effect.”
The statement was however unclear on why Mr.Odotei’s appointment was terminated.