Home / General News / Ayorkor Botchway is Foreign Affairs Minister-Designate
Ayorkor Botchway

Ayorkor Botchway is Foreign Affairs Minister-Designate


President Nana Akufo-Addo has named Member of Parliament for Anyaa-Sowutuom, Shirley Ayorkor Botchway as Foreign Affairs Minister-Designate.

Mr Akufo-Addo made the announcement while interacting with a Chinese delegation that paid a courtesy call on him at the presidency on Monday, January 9.

Pointing at Ms Botchway to the Chinese delegation, Mr Akufo-Addo said “the lady there is the one I’m wishing Parliament will approve as Foreign Minister.”

Mr Akufo-Addo, who officially took the reins of the country’s governance after being sworn in on Saturday has, in like manner, named a number of the people he intends working with.

Among them are Mr Alan Kyerematen – Trades and Industry Minister-Designate; Dr Owusu Akoto Afriyie – Agriculture; Prof Kwabena Frempong Boateng – Science, Environment, Technology and Innovation Minister-Designate; Albert Kan-Dapaah – Minister of National Security-Designate and Mr Isaac Asiamah – Youth and Sports Minister-Designate.

Source: Ghana/ClassFMonline.com/91.3FM


Check Also

GES sacks four Ejisuman SHS teachers over sexual harassment

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has terminated the appointment of four teachers of the Ejisuman Senior High School in the Ashanti Region, for sexually abusing some female students. This followed the recommendations by the Ashanti Regional Education Directorate Disciplinary Committee which investigated allegations of sexual harassment against the four teachers. ...