Tag: Dr Yaw Osafo Marfo


Newly elected Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo yesterday announced the first batch of  Ministers-designate who will serve in his government.

As his Senior Minister Akufo-Addo has chosen  Dr Yaw Osafo Marfo an experienced Minister in Kufuor government of the early 2000’s

Other notable appointments are outspoken MP Alan Kyerematen will as the Trade and Industry Minister  and Shirley Ayorkor Botchway  as the new Foreign Minister.

The appointments are pending approval from the Ghanaian Parliament before they can be confirmed but this is usually a formality.

The  full list of appointees are as follows:

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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