President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will be naming the last batch of ministerial appointments and Deputy Ministerial list this week to complete the formation of his second-term government
Speculation has been rife about who President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is likely to nominate as deputy minister.
According to Daily Guide, the list of 17 individuals are the new faces of Deputy Minister Designates to serve in various capacities when passed by parliament.
This list comes a few weeks after the final vetting and approval of Ministers announced by President Akufo-Addo went through.
This list contains new faces while some old faces have been phased out strategically.
Some of the nominees likely to feature in the ‘privileged’ list are Michael Okyere Baafi, Herbert Krappa, Naana Eyiah, Nana Dokua Asiamah, OB Amoah, Mavis Nkansah and Asonaba Dapaah.
The rest are Fati Abubakar, Information, Kwaku Ampratwum, Foreign Affairs, Benito Owusu Bio, Lands, Gifty Twum Ampofo, Education, Bobie Ansah, Youth and Sports and Tina Mensah, Health, Alfred Tuah Yeboah, Attorney General among others.
Full list of Deputy Minister nominees:
Abena Osei Asare
Charles Adu Baohen
Trade and Industry
Dokua Asiamah Adjei
Andrew Egyapa Mercer
John Ntim Fordjour
Gifty Twum Ampofo
Dinah Asonaba Dapaah
Gender, Children and Social Protection
Lariba Zuweira Abudu
Youth & Sports
Employment and Labour Relations
Bright Wereko Brobby
Roads & Highways
Mavis Nkansah Boadu
Ama Pomaa Andoh
Lands & Forestry
George Mireku Duker
Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration
Food & Agriculture
Yaw Frimpong Addo
Works and Housing
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1. Steven Jalula – MP, Pru West, Deputy Minister for Roads and Highways
2. Evans Opoku Bobie- Deputy Minister for Youth and Sports
3. OB Amoah – Deputy Minister for Local Government and Rural Development
3. Collins Ntim – Deputy Minister for Local Government and Rural Development
4. Lawyer Alfred Tuah-Yeboah- Deputy Attorney General & Minister for Justice
5. Mavis Nkansah Boadu – Dep. Roads
6. Mireku Duker – Dep. Lands
7. Michael Okyere Baafi – Dep. Trade
8. Herbert Krapah – Dep. Trade
9. Nana Dokuaa – Dep. Trade
10. Amin Anta – Dep. Energy
11. Agyapa Mercer – Deputy Energy
12. Owuraku Aidoo – Dep. Energy
13. Fati Abubakar – Dep. Information
14. Charles Adu-Boahene – Finance Min.
15. Wereko Brobbey – Employment & Labour
16. Yaw Frimpong – Dep. Agric
17. Moses Anim – Dep. Fisheries
Source: Daily Guide