There was a little confusion during the swearing-in ceremony of the new government at the Presidential Palace. Sławomir Nitras had a problem with signing the nomination act for the head of the Ministry of Sports and Tourism.
President Andrzej Duda on Wednesday he appointed Donald Tusk’s government. The Prime Minister and members of the government took the oath and signed acts of nomination for their positions. After the solemn oath Sławomir Nitrasappointed head of the Ministry of Sports and Tourism, there was a little confusion.
Sławomir Nitras being sworn in as minister
Trying to sign, the minister turned to a representative of the Chancellery of the President, who, after a short exchange of words, handed him another pen. A moment earlier, Nitras turned towards Tusk. The Prime Minister approached the head of the Ministry of Sports and Tourism and asked: – Isn’t that you? – He doesn’t write – replied Nitras, smiling. Then there was laughter in the hall in the Presidential Palace. Ultimately, the minister managed to sign the nomination act. Tusk then congratulated him.
In the recording of the ceremony, the Prime Minister can be heard telling the minister “you wouldn’t be yourself…” – then a representative of the Chancellery of the President began to read the name Barbara Nowackaappointed as the Minister of Education.
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