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Energy Minister, Boakye Agyarko sacked

Minister of Energy, Boakye Agyarko has been sacked over the controversial revised AMERI deal.

He has been asked to handover to Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, Peter Amewu.

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A statement signed by the Presidency’s Communications Director Eugene Arhin said the Lands and Natural Resources minister John Peter Amewu has been tasked to take over until a subtantive appointment is made.

He said the departure of the minister is in the interest of the Ghanaian public and the Akufo-Addo government.

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He becomes the first minister under the Akufo-Addo government to lose his job.

Agyarko sacked

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Director of Communications, Eugene Arhin said the Mr. Agyarko has accepted the decision in good faith.

He said President Akufo-Addo did his own due diligence before deciding to sack the Energy Minister.

Eugene Arhin hinted the President will soon announce a new Energy Minister.




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  1. VERY LATE!!! TOO MANY CORRUPTION SCANDALS AT THE ENERGY MINISTRY FOR THE PAST 18 MONTHS. THE FINANCE MINISTER MUST ALSO GO!!! PERIOD.

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