Awal Mohammed Replaces Barbara Oteng Gyasi As Minister of Tourism, Arts & Culture
Written by Prince Swaggart on 01/22/2021
Former Minister for Business Development, Ibrahim Awal Mohammed has been reshuffled in the second term of President Akufo-Addo. He is set to head the Tourism and Creative Arts Ministry.
His nomination comes after his ministry got realigned by the president.
In an earlier statement signed by Acting Communications Director at the Presidency, Eugene Arhin, it noted that the Business Development Ministry, together with six others had achieved the purposes for which they were established by President Akufo-Addo.
Mr. Awal Mohammed takes over from his successor, Mrs. Barbara Oteng-Gyasi who doubled as the Member of Parliament for Prestea Huni-Valley but lost her seat in the just ended December elections.
The names of the new minister-designates have been submitted to Parliament pending vetting and approval, according to the statement from the Presidency.