Mahama, Akufo-Addo name members to transition team

Mahama, Akufo-Addo name members to transition team

In line with the provisions of the Presidential Transition Act 2012 (Act 845), ​President John Dramani Mahama and President-elect Nana Akufo-Addo have appointed ​members to the transition team that will ensure smooth transfer of power to the president-elect.

Mahama, Akufo-Addo name members to transition team

This was released in a statement signed by the minister for communications, Edward Omane-Boamah.

The members of President Mahama's team are as follows:

​1. ​Julius Debrah- Chief of Staff

​2. ​Marietta Brew Appiah Opong- Attorney General & Minister for Justice

​3. ​Seth E. Terkper- Minister for Finance

​4. ​Prosper Bani- Minister for the Interior

​5. ​Dr. Benjamin Kunbour- Minister for Defence

​6. ​Hanna S. Tetteh- Minister for Foreign Affairs & Regional Integration

​7. ​Alhaji Collins Dauda- Minister for Local Government & Rural Development

Representing the President-elect, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo are:

​1. ​Yaw Osafo Maafo- Representative of the President-elect

​2. ​Frema Osei Opare- Head of the Staff of Office of the President-elect

​3. ​Gloria Akuffo- Member responsible for Legal Affairs

​4. ​Ken Ofori- Atta- Member responsible for Finance

​5. ​Ambrose Dery- Member responsible for the Interior

​6. ​Dominic Nitiwul- Member responsible for Defence

​7. ​Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey- Member responsible for Foreign Affairs

​8. ​Hajia Alima Mahama- Member responsible for Local Government

​9. ​Albert Kan Dapaah- Member responsible for National Security

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In accordance with the provisions of the Presidential Transition Act 2012 (Act 845), the following are statutory members of the Transition Team:

​1. ​Head of the Civil Service

​2. ​Head of the Local Government Service

​3. ​Secretary to the Cabinet

​4. ​National Security Coordinator

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The Transition Team, which will be co-chaired by President John Dramani Mahama and Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, the President-elect, will be inaugurated on Sunday December 11, 2016 at 5pm.

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