President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will be sworn into office in Parliament and not from the usual venue, the Independence Square in Accra, a Deputy Minister of Information, Pius Enam Hadzide has revealed.
The decision, according to Mr. Hadzideh was taken by the Transition Team after a request was made by Parliament to that effect.
He revealed this at a press conference in Accra on Wednesday, December 23.
He said “The Transition Team has favorably considered the request of the Parliament of Ghana, as stated by Hon. Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu and has hence decided that the swearing-in of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on the 7th of January 2021, shall happen before Parliament and within the precincts of Parliament”.