The Appointments Committee of Parliament will today, Thursday, 14 March 2019 begin the vetting of ministerial nominees for the six new regions.
The Ministers-Designate were nominated by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to fill the new vacancies created, following the creation of the six new regions.
The nominees to be vetted include:
Oti Region – Mr Kwasi Owusu Yeboah with Mr Maxwell Blagodzi as his deputy.
Bono East Region – Mr Kofi Amoakohene with Mr Martin Oti Gyarko as his deputy.
Ahafo Region – Mr Evans Opoku Bobie with Mr Benjamin Yeboah Sekyere as his deputy.
Savannah Region – Mr Salifu Adam Braimah with Mr Samuel Yeyu Tika as his deputy.
North East Region – Mr Solomon Namliit Boar with Mr Tahiru Tia Ahmed as his deputy.
Western North Region – Mr Kingsley Aboagye Gyedu with Mr Alex Tetteh as his deputy.
Also, to be vetted will be the Gomoa West MP, Alex Kodwo Kom Abban who has been named a deputy Health Minister.