MP for Takoradi, Kobby Okyere Darko named Western Regional Minister

President of the Republic of Ghana, H. E Nana Addo Danquah Akuffo Addo has announced Member of Parliament for Takoradi Constituency, Honorable Kwabena Okyere Darko – Mensah as the new Minister for Western Region.

Hon. Kwabena Okyere Darko Mensah will now leave the Aviation Ministry where he was a Deputy Minister to take full control of the Western Region as a substantive Minister.

“Following the creation of six (6) new administrative regions in the country, and in accordance with article 256 (1) and (2) of the Constitution of the Republic, I wish to inform you that I have nominated the following persons to be appointed as Regional Ministers and Deputy Regional Ministers of the new regoon, subject to the approval of Parliamen;” a statement signed by the President revealed