Abdul Malik Kweku Baako states John Mahama’s operating mate will most most likely be criticised for her general performance and abilities as a minister of condition than though she was College of Cape Coastline Vice-Chancellor.
The veteran journalist claimed there might not be much to unearth in Prof Naana Jane Opoku-Agyemang’s general performance as an founded educationist, however, identical are not able to be said when her efficiency as a Minister is censured.
“What is her keep track of document in governing administration not in academia? Some will do that analysis. In academia I don’t imagine there will be some actual challenge there in my candid view,” he claimed.
Speaking on JoyNews’ Newsfile Saturday, Mr Baako said that Prof. Agyemang’s part as UCC VC could not be compared to her job as Minister of Instruction because of to the massive scale of the latter.
“Because that is quite important and critical. We’re speaking governance of the nation, we’re not just conversing about taking care of a college, having said that essential and significant it is. Her efficiency in federal government as Education Minister is a thing you cannot overlook or underestimate.
“I’ve even conceded that in phrases of academia, I imagine she’s seriously reliable and I really don’t see a great deal of emphasis there until persons go digging but for what? She’s obviously an proven professional when it arrives to academia and education but when it arrives to as Minister of Schooling I’m declaring persons will scrutinize it,” he reported.
He discussed that, her critics will probably analyse her purpose and effectiveness as an Education Minister taking into thing to consider her responses all through her parliamentary vetting and how she was in a position to translate that into reality soon after she was supplied the go in advance.
“See, 1, the system she went via when she appeared just before the parliamentary appointments committee and the solutions that she provided for some queries that she was questioned is a respectable goal to scrutinise regardless of whether when she was in workplace she went in line with those people issues.”
He also stated that her notes, which she handed more than to the incumbent Minister detailing her will work in place of work, will also, deal with some scrutiny, as that will establish how successfully she was ready to control the community place of work.
“Two for occasion this is her handing more than notes. This handing about notes which is a constitutional necessity to be offered through a changeover is also accessible for scrutiny. That goes with her efficiency in governemnt.
“This is her story, it will be checked what she’s place in the document and what she stated at vetting and the output. It’s reputable there is nothing at all incorrect with that and that’s the position I’m earning,” he claimed, August 1.