President Akufo-Addo nominates 54 deputy ministers

President Akufo-Addo nominates 54 deputy ministers

President Akufo-Addo has released a list of 54 more ministers and deputies bringing the total number of ministerial appointees to a total of  110.

The President first released 36 ministers, followed by 10 regional ministers and an additional 10 deputy regional ministers.

In a statement released by the Presidency, it  listed three deputies for some  ministries including Finance, Information, Local Government and Rural Development as well as Energy.


The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Wednesday, March 15, 2017, submitted the names of 54 persons to Parliament for approval as Ministers of State and Deputy Ministers.

The names of the nominees for Ministers of State are as follows:

Minister of State at the Office of the President – Public Procurement     –      Hon Sarah Adwoa Safo

Minister of State at the Office of the President             –      Hon. Brian Acheampong

Minister of State at the Ministry of Agriculture            –          Dr. Nurah Gyeile

Minister of State at the Ministry of Education – Tertiary Education –   Prof. Kwesi Yankah


The names of the nominees for Deputy Ministers are as follows:

Ministry of Finance …………………………………………:  –      Hon Kwaku Kwarteng

–       Hon Abena Osei Asare

–       Charles Adu Boahen

Ministry of Energy……………………………………….     –       Hon Owuraku Aidoo

–        Hon Joseph Cudjoe

–        Dr. Mohammed Amin Anta

Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development:

–          Hon Osei Bonsu Amoah

–          Hon Collins Ntim

–          Hon Kwasi Boateng Agyei


Ministry of Information………………………………….-:         Hon Kojo Oppong Nkrumah

–         Hon Ama Dokuaa Asiamah Agyei

–         Perry Curtis Kwabla Okudzeto

Ministry of Agriculture                                          –          Hon William Agyapong Quaitoo

–          Hon Dr Sagre Bambangi

–           Hon George Oduro

Ministry of Trade and Industry                            –          Hon Carlos Kingsley Ahenkorah

–          Robert Ahomka-Lindsey

Ministry of Roads and Highways                         –        Hon Kwabena Owusu Aduomi

–        Hon Anthony N-Yoh Puowele Karbo

Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources            –       Hon Benito Owusu Bio

–       Hon Barbara Oteng Gyasi

Ministry of Works and Housing                           –     Hon Freda Prempeh                                                                                                                                       –     Hon Eugene Antwi

Ministry of Education                                      –      Hon Dr Yaw Osei Adutwum                                                             –    Hon Barbara Ayisi Acher

Office of Attorney General and Ministry of Justice   –   Godfred Dame

–  Hon Joseph Dinkiok Kpemka

Ministry of Health                                                   –   Hon Kingsley Aboagye Gyedu

–    Hon Tina Mensah

Ministry of Railways Development                     –        Hon Kwaku Agyenim Boateng                                                                                                                             –       Hon Andy Appiah-Kubi

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and  Regional Integration      –   Hon Mohammed Habbib Tijani

–    Charles Owiredu

Ministry of Communications                                –        Hon George Andah

–       Hon Vincent Sowah Odotei

Ministry of Water Resources and Sanitation    –  Hon Patrick Boamah                                                                   –                                                                          –   Hon Michael Yaw Gyato

Ministry of Defence                                    –          Hon Maj. Derrick Oduro

Ministry of The Interior                                 –          Hon Henry Quartey

Ministry of Environment, Science and Technology and Innovation  – Hon Patricia Appiagyei

Ministry of Regional Reorganisation and Development   – Martin Agyei-Mensah Korsah

Ministry of Transport              –          Hon Nii Kwartei Titus Glover

Ministry of Employment And Social Welfare    –       Hon Bright Wireko Brobbey

Ministry of Fisheries And Aquaculture               –     Hon Francis Kingsley Ato Cudjoe

Ministry of Aviation           –          Hon Kwabena O. Darko-Mensah

Ministry of Chieftaincy and Religious Affairs   –   Hon Paul Essien

Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection   –  Hon Gifty Twum Ampofo

Ministry of Youth And Sports          –          Pius Enam Hadzide

Ministry of Tourism, Creative Arts And Culture   –   Hon Dr Ziblim Barri Iddi

Ministry of Monitoring And Evaluation           –       Hon William Kwasi Sabi


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