The new minister designate for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Barbara Oteng Gyasi will today, Friday, March 15, 2019, be vetted by the Appointments Committee of Parliament.

Following the President’s nominations in Pursuant to Order 172 (3) of the Standing Orders of Parliament, there will be a public hearing of her vetting this afternoon for the position.

Barbara Oteng Gyasi, before the reshuffle, was the Deputy Minister for Lands and Natural Resources. She is the Member of Parliament for Prestea Huni-Valley constituency of the Western Region.

Born on October 5, 1964, she has a degree in law and MBA in Human Resource Management from the University of Ghana and has worked as the Head of Legal Department in Vivo Energy Ghana Limited.

Hon. Barbara Oteng Gyasi is married with five (5) children.