President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has nominated Mr Charles Adu-Boahen as a Minister of State at the Ministry of Finance pending Parliamentary approval.
Mr Adu-Boahen’s nomination was contained in a press release signed by the Acting Director of Communications at the Office of the President, Mr Eugene Arhin.
The release which also contained the nomination of 39 persons as Deputy Ministers said the names were submitted today (April 21, 2021) to the Speaker of Parliament, Right Honourable Sumana Kingsford Bagbin for Parliament’s prior approval.
Mr Adu-Boahen recently served as President Akufo-Addo’s representative at the Ministry of Finance in February 2021 when the then-Minister designate for Finance, Mr Ken Ofori-Atta travelled to the United States of America for treatment following complications after recovering from COVID-19.
Prior to that, the investment banker was one of the deputy’s to Mr Ofori-Atta from 2017 to January 6, 2021, with a specific focus on banking and finance.