The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has mocked the Minister of Health, Mr Kwaku Agyeman-Manu over recent backlash visited on him by the Ghanaian public concerning the controversial Sputnik vaccine deal.
Speaking at Domfete in the Berekum West District of the Bono Region on Tuesday, August 10, the president hilariously introduced Mr Agyeman-Manu as a vilified minister.
“The number of Bono people in my government, If I say i will speak about it, I will speak all day long, there are a lot of them. The Minister of Health that is being backlashed here and there today, Dormaa native Agyeman Manu, he has suffered at the health ministry and he is still suffering,” he said while laughing.
Ghanaians descend heavily on Agyeman-Manu over overpriced Sputnik V vaccine deal
The Minster of Health has received several backlash amidst the overpriced Sputnik vaccine purchase and development thereafter with many calling for his resignation.
The minister is currently trending number on twitter with the #AgyemanManuMustGoToJail.
Earlier, report said the minister has been granted a two-week leave in the wake of the brouhaha which had gotten every Ghanaian talking in the past few days.
— CitiNewsroom (@Citi973) August 10, 2021