President John Mahama in accordance with the Presidential Transition Act 2012 (Act 845), has appointed members of his Transition team which will be inaugurated Sunday.

The Team will be co-chaired by Mr Mahama and President-elect Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.

The members of the Transition Team were contained in a press release signed by the Communication Minister, Dr Omane Boamah.

The members of the President's team are

1. Julius Debrah- Chief of Staff

2. Marietta Brew Appiah Opong- Attorney General & Minister for Justice

3. Seth E. Terkper- Minister for Finance

4. Prosper Bani- Minister for the Interior

5. Dr. Benjamin Kunbour- Minister for Defence

6. Hanna S. Tetteh- Minister for Foreign Affairs & Regional Integration

7. Alhaji Collins Dauda- Minister for Local Government & Rural Development


Representing the President-elect, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is:

1. Yaw Osafo Maafo- Representative of the President-elect

2. Frema Osei Opare- Head of the Staff of Office of the President-elect

3. Gloria Akuffo- Member responsible for Legal Affairs

4. Ken Ofori- Atta- Member responsible for Finance

5. Ambrose Dery- Member responsible for the Interior

6. Dominic Nitiwul- Member responsible for Defence

7. Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey- Member responsible for Foreign Affairs

8. Hajia Alima Mahama- Member responsible for Local Government

9. Albert Kan Dapaah- Member responsible for National Security


In accordance with the provisions of the Presidential Transition Act 2012 (Act 845), the following are statutory members of the Transition Team:

1. Head of the Civil Service

2. Head of the Local Government Service

3. Secretary to the Cabinet

4. National Security Coordinator