Parliament approves Okoe-Boye as Ghana’s Deputy Health Minister

Members of parliament have given their approval for the nomination of Dr. Bernard Okoe-Boye as Deputy Minister for Health.

The Appointment Committee vetted him on Wednesday, after which parliament was recalled from suspension to approve his nomination.

First Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Joe Osei Owusu (MP) on Friday submitted the report to the House for his immediate approval.

Both Majority and Minority gave their instant approval for Dr. Bernard Okye-Boye as the new Deputy Minister for Health.

He replaces Alexander Kodwo Kom Abban, who has been reassigned to the Communication Ministry as a Deputy Minister.