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Feb 16, 2015

President Mahama Names Julius Debrah As Chief Of Staff

President John Mahama has appointed Local Government and Rural Development Minister, Julius Debrah as the new Chief of Staff.

Mr Debrah replaces Prosper Douglas Bani, who has been appointed Ambassador Extraordinaire and Plenipotentiary.

A statement signed by the Minister of Communications, Dr Edward Omane Boamah, also announced the reassignment of William Aboah as an Adviser responsible for the restructuring of NACOB into a Commission.

He will also assume the Chairmanship of NACOB when it is re-constituted.

Also contained in the statement is the disclosure that, Baba Kamara, a Senior Adviser for Special Duties is the new National Security Adviser, while Deputy Minister for Works and Housing, Johnny Osei Kofi, also moves to the Flagstaff House as a Deputy Chief of Staff.

The statement notes that the President appreciates the wok carried out by all officials who have exited and expressed confidence in the capabilities and experience of the new appointees.

It says the President expects the new appointees to be committed to the task of managing the affairs of the Office of the President in order to realise his vision for the economic transformation of Ghana. – GBC