The Government of Ghana has moved Mahama Ayariga from the Ministry of Youth and Sports to the Ministry of Science and Envoronment.
According to a statement signed by the President’s Chief of Staff, Julius Debrah, Minister of State at the Presidency, Alhaji (Dr) Mustapha Ahmed now becomes the new Youth and Sports Minister.
Dr. Ahmed, a dental surgeon by profession, is the Member of Parliament for the Ayawaso North Constituency and is a member of the Education, Youth, Sports and Culture Committee in parliament.
Dr. Ahmed, who has worked at the 37 Military Hospital, retired as a major in the Ghana Armed Forces.
The 58-year old is a native of Bawku in the Upper East Region and is married with three children.