President John Evans Atta Mills has sworn in, at the Osu Castle, eleven ministers-designate whose nominations have been approved by Parliament.
The nominees include Mrs. Zita Okai Kwei for the Information Ministry; Alhaji Muhammed Mumuni for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional integration; and Mrs Honey Sherry Aryittey for the Environment, Science and Technology Ministry.
The others are Hon. Azong Alhassan as Minister of State at the Presidency; Hon. Albert Abongo for the Ministry of Water Resources, Works and Housing; Mr. Kwesi Ahwoi for the Ministry of Food and Agriculture; and Mr. Mark Woyongo as the Minister for the Upper East Region.
The other nominees sworn in include Dr. George Sippah Yankey for the Ministry of Health; Hajia Rafat Alhassan as Minister at the Presidency; Mr. Stephen Amanor Kwao for the Employment and Social Welfare Ministry; Alexander Asun Ahensah for the Ministry of Chieftaincy Affiars.
The swearing-in followed Parliament's approval of the seventh report on four nominees who have also been sworn in.