Deputy Minister for Trade and Industry, Ahinkrah resigns from office. His resignation followed after he broke the Covid-19 Protocols by visiting a Registration Centre to check on a problem that the centre was facing.
Confirmation of his resignation came from the the Director of Communication at the Office of the President, Eugene Arhin.
The confirmation came this morning in a statement saying that Carlos Ahinkrah’s resignation has been accepted by H.E Nana Akufo-Addo.
“The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Friday, 3rd July, 2020, accepted the resignation from office of the Deputy Minister for Trade and Industry, Hon. Carlos Kingsley Ahenkorah, MP, which takes immediate effect. This follows the admission by the Deputy Minister of his breach of the COVID-19 protocols, when, as a person certified to be positive for the virus, he visited a registration centre in his constituency before the period of self-isolation was complete,”
This was the statement issued today from the director of communication at the presidents office.
By Gyeke-Darko Gloria