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Akufo-Addo to name Oppong-Nkrumah, Andah,Titus Glover others to deputy ministerial posts

President Nana Akufo-Addo is expected to name his deputy ministers and regional ministers in the coming days as he rounds up the selection of top talent to help him achieve his vision of a greater, more prosperous Ghana.

The list is expected to feature names such as the Anthony Karbo, the Member of Parliament for Lawra, Sammy Awuku, the National Youth Organiser of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Godfred Dame and Yaw Buabeng Asamoah.

Others include Kwaku Kwarteng, Irene Naa Toshie Addo, Kojo Oppong-Nkrumah and Perry Okudjeto, George Andah, Daniel Titus Glover, and Nana Ama Dokua Asiamah-Adjei.

The Managing Partner of BELA, Ace Ankomah, is also rumoured to be in the running for a top government post.

The president has already made 36 appointments to the presidency and the various ministries.

They are:

Frema Opare – Chief Of Staff
Deputy: Asenso Boakye & Abu Jinapo

Boakye Agyarko – Energy Ministry

Alan Kwadwo Kyeremateng – Trade and Industry Ministry

Henry Kokofu – Lands, Forestry and Natural Resources Ministry

Mustapha Hamid – Information Ministry

Cecilia Dapaah – Transport Ministry

Joe Ghartey – Port And Harbour Ministry

Dominic Nitiwul – Defence Ministry

Asiamah – Youth And Sports Ministry

Ambrose Dery – Interior Ministry

Hajia Alima Mahama – Local Government And Rural Development Ministry

Matthew Opoku Prempeh – Education Ministry

Otiko Djaba – Gender Ministry

Osafo Maafo – Senior Minister

Ken Ofori Atta – Finance Ministry

Gloria Akufo – Attorney General

Ursula Owusu – Communications Ministry

Nana Asante Bediatuo – Executive Secretary To President

Shirley Ayorkor Botchway – Foreign Affairs

Owusu Afriyie Akoto – Agriculture Ministry

Kan Dapaah – National Security Minister

Kwaku Agyemang-Manu – Minister Of Health

*CONFIRMED*

A LIST OF DEPUTY MINISTERS

ENERGY

DEPUTY
DR SAMIU NUAMAH

TRADE AND INDUSTRY

DEPUTY
HON ATO PANFORD

LANDS FORESTRY AND NATURAL RESOURCES

DEPUTY
HENRY KOKOFU

INFORMATION

DEPUTY
KOJO OPPONG-NKRUMAH
PERRY OKUDJETO

TRANSPORT

DEPUTY
GEORGE ANDAH

CREATIVE ARTS

DEPUTY
HON. DANIEL TITUS GLOVER

DEFENCE

DEPUTY
KOJO ACE ANKOMAH

YOUTH AND SPORTS

DEPUTY
HON. ANTHONY KARBO

LOCAL GOVERNMENT AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT

DEPUTY
SAMMI AWUKU

AGRICULTURE

DEPUTY
HON. WILLIAM HOR

ASHANTI REGIONAL MINISTER
HON. JOSEPH K. BOAMPONG

FOREIGN AFFAIRS
NANA AMA DOKUA ASIAMAH ADJEI

HEALTH

DEPUTY
DR MAGNUS WILMONT

GENDER AND SOCIAL PROTECTION

DEPUTY
BARBARA ASHER AYISI

FINANCE

DEPUTY
DR MARK ASSIBEY YEBOAH

ATTORNEY-GENERAL

DEPUTY
YAW BUABENG ASAMOAH
GODFRED DAME

COMMUNICATION

DEPUTY
DR NANA AYEW AFRIYE.

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