General News of Monday, 23 January 2017
LIVESTREAMING: President Akufo-Addo names Regional Ministers and Deputies
President Akufo-Addo is naming Ministers-designate and deputies for all ten regions in the country. These persons if approved will play a key role as mediators representing the views of the region to central government among other roles.
Suggested names to make the list include; Anthony Abayifa Karbo; Member of Parliament for Lawra Anthony Abayifa Karbo, Sammy Awuku; National Youth Organizer of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Dr. Clifford Braimah, Former Northern Regional Secretary of the NPP, Lawyer Godfred Dame and Lawyer Yaw Buabeng Asamoah.
Irene Naa Toshie Addo, Kojo Oppong-Nkrumah, Perry Okudjeto, George Andah, Daniel Titus Glover, Kojo Ace Ankomah, and Nana Ama Dokua Asiamah-Adjei are also likely to feature in the list to be presented.
The President prior to today, presented 36 names to the Appointments Committee for vetting and approval.