Kennedy Osei Nyarko nominated as Deputy Food and Agric Minister
Kennedy Osei Nyarko, MP for Akim Swedru constituency in the Eastern Region, has been nominated for the position of Deputy Food and Agric Minister.
The Speaker of Parliament made this announcement during the resumption of the first sitting of the third parliament.
His nomination has been referred to the Appointments Committee of parliament.
Mr. Osei Nyarko has served on the Judiciary, Local Government and Rural Development, and Environment, Science and Technology Committees of parliament in the past.
He replaces William Quaitoo, who tendered in his resignation over purported ethnocentric comments he made about the three northern regions.