Mark Okraku Mantey has been appointed as the Deputy Minister-designate for Tourism, Arts and Culture.
His appointment comes after months of rumours and mixed reactions from persons in the industry about his possible selection.
When approved by Parliament, he is expected to work with sector Minister Dr Ibrahim Mohammed Awal to ensure the growth of the entertainment industry.
Prior to the official announcement, some creative arts people including 3Music Network CEO, Sadiq Abdulai Abu, Kwesi Ernest, Ashes, Mr Logic among others supported the idea of having him work at the Ministry.
Some of them stated that it will be good to have a person familiar with the industry at the helm of affairs.