Akufo-Addo sacks Gender Minister, Sarah Adwoa Safo

President Akufo-Addo has revoked the appointment of Hon. Sarah Adwoa Safo as Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection with immediate effect.

According to a statement signed by Director of Communications of the Office of the President, Akufo-Addo fired the Member of Parliament for Dome Kwabenya as Gender Minister in accordance with article 81(a) of the constitution.

The Minister of Sanitation and Water Resources, Madam Cecilia Abena Dapaah will continue to act as caretaker minister for the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection until the President appoint a substantive minister.

Read the full statement below;

Akufo-Addo sacks Gender Minister, Sarah Adwoa Safo