The nominees were sworn into office on Friday March 5. The Minister of Chieftaincy could not be sworn in because he was indisposed, the President said. Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, the nominee for Finance is currently in the United States for medical treatment. He is yet to appear before the Appointment Committee. Mr Akufo-Addo expressed his gratitude to Parliament for the expeditious and firm manner with which the nominees were vetted.