President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo has appointed Ministers Designate and their deputies for the six newly created regions.
The president who has presented the names to parliament for consideration names Dr Evelyn Ama Kumi Richardson as the Minister for the Bono Region, and her deputy as Mr. Siaka Stevens, a Member of Parliament.
Mr. Kofi Amoakohene, an MP has been nominated as the Minister for the Ahafo Region with Mr. Benjamin Yeboah Sekyere as his deputy, the Savanna Region has the MP for Salaga, Mr Salifu Adam Braimah as the Regional Minister with Mr. Samuel Yeyu Tika as his deputy, while the Deputy Northern Regional Minister Solomon Namliit Boar heads to the North East Region as substantive Minister with Mr. Tahiru Tia Ahmed as his deputy.
The others are Mr. Kingsley Aboagye Gyedu, Minister designate for the Western North Region with Mr. Alex Tetteh as his deputy.
Mr. Kwabena Okyere Darko Mensah has been nominated as Minister for the Western Region, while Mr. Kwasi Owusu Yeboah moves to the Oti Region as Regional Minister.
Mr. John Benam moves in as Deputy Northern Regional Minister while Mr. Johnson Avuletey heards to the Volta Region as deputy Minister.
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