General News of Wednesday, 12 February 2014

Source: XYZ

678 presidential staffers at the Flagstaff house

There are exactly 678 presidential staffers at the Flagstaff House as of December 2013.

The list was submitted to Parliament by the Presidency.

It includes Ministers of State, Gardeners, night watchmen, household staff, various Advisers amongst others.

Among the list are Economist Dr Nii Moi Thompson who serves as a Presidential Adviser as well as late President John Mills’ brother, Dr Cadman Mills who is also a Presidential Adviser.

The President is mandated by the Constitution to submit a list of his appointees to Parliament as part of his annual report.