Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin has accepted the resignation of the Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa from the Appointments Committee.
The request was granted yesterday (March 31, 2021), at a meeting Mr. Bagbin had with Mr. Ablakwa.
The North Tongu MP delivered his resignation letter to the Speaker Alban Bagbin, and the Minority Leader, Haruna Idrissu on Tuesday.
The exact reason for his resignation is not yet known. However he says the decision is personal and based on principle.
Describing the resignation as a “difficult” decision, he said he took the step after “careful reflection and thoughtful considerations.”
Mr. Ablakwa after the meeting posted on Twitter that: he has “Concluded a fruitful and frank meeting with the Speaker Alban Bagbin a while ago.”