The President, Prof. J.E.A. Mills has withdrawn the nomination of Moses Asaga, MP of Nabdam, as Water Resources, Works and Housing Minister-designate.
A statement signed by Presidential Spokesperson, Mahama Ayariga announced the decision of the president to withdraw the nomination but gave no reasons.
Asaga was one of several nominees for appointment into ministerial positions currently facing vetting by a parliamentary committee.
He once served as Deputy Finance Minister in the previous National Democratic Congress government headed by ex-President Jerry Rawlings.