Mahama Ayariga kicked out of Sports Ministry in latest ministerial reshuffle

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Sports Minister, Mahama Ayariga has been kicked out of the sports

ministry in President Mahama's latest ministerial reshuffle.

Mr Ayariga has been moved to the Ministry of Environment, Science,

Technology and Innovation, with Minister of State at the Presidency,

Alhaji Dr. Mustapha Ahmed (MP) taking over as Minister for Youth and


A statement signed by Chief of Staff, Julius Debrah, also announced

Health Minister Dr. Kwaku Agyeman Mensah as the new Minister for Water

Resources, Works and Housing.

Mr Akwasi Oppong-Fosu has been assigned to the Presidency as a

Minister of State.

The President has also reassigned the Minister for Water Resources,

Works and Housing, Alhaji Collins Dauda Member of Parliament (MP), to

the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development.

The statement also announced the President's nomination of Deputy

Minister for Defence, Alex Segbefia as Minister for Health and the

headmaster of Tepa Senior High School, Peter Anarfi-Mensah, as Ashanti

Regional Minister.

Member of Parliament for Juabeso, Kwabena Mintah Akandoh, has been

nominated as a Deputy Minister for Lands and Natural Resources to

replace Ebenezer Okletey Teye Larbi (MP).

The following have also been nominated as Deputy Ministers of State:

Samuel Yaw Adusei- Water Resources, Works and Housing Kenneth Gilbert

Adjei- Defence.


Kofi Oppong Kyekyeku

I am a Ghanaian Broadcast Journalist/Writer who has an interest in General News, Sports, Entertainment, Health, Lifestyle and many more.

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