- Carlos Ahenkorah has been given an aked to honourably resign from office or risk being fired
- Moments after his embarrassing interview, Ahenkorah was asked to resign by the president
- The ultimatum was given to him after the MP granted interviews to several radio stations in Accra confirming he visited a registration centre despite having COVID-19
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The deputy minister for trade who doubles as the member of parliament for Tema East constituency, Carlos Ahenkorah, has been given an aked to honourably resign from office or risk being fired.
According to a report filed by Starrfm.com.gh, the MP was asked to resign by President Akufo-Addo moments after his embarrassing interview.
The ultimatum was given to him after the MP granted interviews to several radio stations in Accra confirming he visited a registration centre despite his COVID-19 positive status.
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Meanwhile, speaking on Eyewitness News on Thursday, 3 July, Carlos Ahenkorah revealed he visited a registration centre in his constituency despite his COVID-19 status.
According to him, his decision to visit the centre despite being asked to self-isolate was to resolve some issues that came up at the centre.
He, however, insisted that he was very careful when he visited the registration centre.
YEN.com.gh earlier reported that deputy minister of trade and industry and member of parliament of Tema West constituency, Carlos Ahenkorah, refuted claims that he was on admission at the intensive care unit of the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital.
According to him, he went to the hospital upon referral from his doctor but insisted he was not on admission at the ICU.
Speaking in an interview on UTV, he revealed that when he arrived at the intensive care unit, he met Sir John and NPP campaign manager, Peter Mac Manu.
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