Published On: Sat, Jun 28th, 2014

Reshuffle: Elvis Afriyie, Yammin Re-assigned…Ayariga Takes Over Sports Ministry

President John Mahama has reassigned Information Minister, Mahama Ayariga
(MP), to the Ministry of Youth and Sports. He replaces Elvis Afriyie-Ankrah
who moves to the Presidency as a Minister of State.

The President, as part of ongoing changes in his administration, has also
designated Fifi Fiavi Kwetey (MP), a Minister of State at the Presidency as
Minister for Food and Agriculture.

Deputy Minister for Youth and Sports, Joseph Yammin moves to the Ashanti
Region to take over from Joseph Alexander Ackon who has been reassigned
to the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection as the second
Deputy.

Deputy Minister for Water Resources, Works and Housing, Vincent Oppong
Asamoah, will be moving to the Ministry of Youth and Sports as Deputy
Minister.