The President has communicated his list of Deputy ministers for the various regions to Parliament.
The list includes three former female Members of Parliament namely, Elizabeth Sackey, Elizabeth Agyeman and Gifty Eugenia Kusi for the Greater Accra, Ashanti and Western regions respectively.
Only one MP,Solomon Boar has been named as Deputy Northern Regional Minister
Three sitting MPs also made it into the list.
The list was read by the Speaker of Parliament, Mike Oquaye.
Parliament had earlier approved all the 36 ministers and ten regional ministers President Akufo-Addo brought to the House for consideration.
Below is the full list of the deputy regional minister nominees:
Upper East Region – Frank Fuseini Adongo (MP)
Upper West Region – Amidu Ishaq
Northern Region – Solomon Namliit Boar (MP)
Brong Ahafo Region – Evans Opoku
Ashanti Region – Elizabeth Agyeman
Western Region -Eugenia Gifty Kusi
Eastern Region – Joseph Tetteh (MP)
Central Region – Thomas Agyei Baffour
Greater Accra Region – Elizabeth Kwatsoo Tetteh Sackey
Volta Region – Maxwell Blagogee
By: Duke Mensah Opoku/citifmonline.com/Ghana