President Nana Akufo-Addo has announced his 10 regional minister nominees.
The Greater Accra regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party, Ishmael Ashietey has been named as the regional minister for the region. Simon Osei Mensah, former Member of Parliament for the Bosomtwe constituency in the Ashanti region was named as the substantive minister for that region.
Kwamena Duncan, who is the New Patriotic Party's Central Region General Secretary is the Central Regional Minister designate.
Dr Archibald Letsa is named as Volta Regional Minister-designate.
The rest are Sulemana Alhassan, Upper West, Kwaku Asoma-Cheremeh, Brong Ahafo, Rockson Bukari, Upper East, Dr. Kwaku Afriyie, Western Region, Eric Kwakye Darfour, Eastern Region and Salifu Sawed, Northern Region.
The president said the naming of the ten regional minister designates should mark the end of the first of leaders of the NPP government.