Former Energy Minister, Boakye Agyarko’s name has popped up as the latest inclusion in the never-ending list of persons being considered as the next Speaker of Parliament.
The former campaign manager of the NPP has been off the radar since leaving office as Energy minister. He however came back to help with the party’s 2020 election campaign.
In recognition of his selfless contribution to the activities of the party, GhanaNewsPage.Com gathers that there is serious lobbying for him to be considered for the position of Speaker of Parliament.
Similarly, the names of other notable NPP members including Papa Owusu Ankomah former MP for Sekondi, Former Attorney General and Minister of Justice Ayikoi Otoo, Freddie Blay among others have come up.
Meanwhile, the opposition NDC has said it is also preparing a shortlist of persons for the role of speaker on January 7th, which list include among others Alban Bagbin, Asiedu Nketia, Cletus Avoka and Justice W. Atuguba.