March 11, 2021

The President in accordance with order 140 clause (2&3) of the Standing Orders of Parliament, has assigned temporary responsibility of Ministry of Finance to the Minister of Parliamentary Affairs, Osei-Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu.

Speaker of Parliament, Rt. Hon Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin on Thursday, March 11, 2021 announced the new role of Mr. Osei-Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu, when the House resumed from an hour suspension,

The announcement followed a communique received from the President Nana Akufo-Addo.

President Nana Akufo-Addo thanked the House for its cooperation.

Meanwhile, checks conducted by in Parliament indicates that the Minister of Parliamentary Affairs would be presenting this year’s budget statement on Friday, March 12, 2021.

Kwaku Sakyi-Danso/