The minister designate in charge of foreign affairs, Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey is expected to be sworn in as substantive minister by the president in Ethiopia.
The high profile ceremony is expected to take place at the Ghanaian Embassy in the country.
“The 13th minister, the Minister for Foreign Affairs, Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey has already entered into her functions. She is in Addis Ababa attending the Foreign Ministers meeting in preparation for the AU summit of 29th to 31st of January, 2017. I will swear her in at Ghana’s Embassy in Adis Ababa on Saturday evening,” the president added revealed during the swearing in of ministers on Friday.
READ ALSO: Akufo-Addo sacks EOCO boss