President Nana Addo Danquah Akufo-Addo has announced the scrapping of seven Ministries.
The move forms part of the President’s decision to trim down his number of ministers from 36 to 28 during his first term.
The Ministries are Aviation, Business Development, Inner City and Zongo Development, Monitoring and Evaluation, Planning, Regional Reorganisation and Development and Special Development Initiatives have been realigned.
The office of the Senior Minister has however been abolished.
This was contained in a statement signed by the Acting Director of Communications, Office of the President, Eugene Arhin announcing President Akufo-Addo’s new government.
In all, a total of forty-six Ministers have been appointed to serve in President Akufo Addo’s second term.
The list is made up of thirty(30) Ministers and sixteen(16) Regional Ministers to help him in the discharge of his mandate.