Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa member of parliament for North Tongu Membe has opted out as a part of the member Appointments Committee.
He delivered a letter to the Speaker, Alban Bagbin, and the Minority Leader, Haruna Idrissu on Tuesday night indicating his decision to step down.
“I shall like to state that the reasons for this difficult decision are both personal and on principle,” Ablakwa said in the letter.
The North Tongu Member of Parliament, therefore, indicated that he shall not be available to vet nominees for deputy ministerial positions.
“My resignation is with immediate effect and therefore, I shall not be available for the vetting of nominees for Deputy Ministerial positions.”