The Deputy Minister for Trade and Industry Hon. Carlos Kingsley Ahenkorah and Member of Parliament for the Tema West Constituency has tendered in his resignation letter to the office of the President.
A statement released by the office of the President and signed by the Director of Communications Eugene Arhin, revealed the President had accepted his resignation which takes effect immediately.
“The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Firday 3rd July, 2020 accepted the resignation from the office of the Deputy Minister for Trade and Industry Hon. Carlos Kingsley Ahenkorah, MP, which takes effect immediately”
The statement indicated the resignation was on the heels of “a breach of COVID-19 protocols by visiting a registration centre in his constituency before the period of self-isolation was complete”.
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