Hon. Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, Sector Minister
Honourable Kojo Oppong Nkrumah is the Minister for Information and Member of Parliament (MP) for Ofoase Ayirebi Constituency. He is a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court.
Before joining politics, Mr. Oppong Nkrumah had worked with British American Tobacco as a Treasury Analyst. He also worked as a broadcast journalist with Joy FM of the Multi Media Group where he hosted the “Super Morning Show”. He later left Joy FM and established his own Private Equity Firm, West Brownstone Capital.
Mr. Oppong Nkrumah attended University of Cape Coast where he attained a bachelor’s degree in Commerce. He has an MBA in Marketing from the University of Ghana, Legon.
Mr. Oppong Nkrumah has a bachelor’s degree in law (LLB) which he obtained from the Ghana Institute of Management and Professional Administration (GIMPA). In 2016 he was called to the Bar as a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Ghana.
Honourable Fatimatu Abubakar, Deputy Minister
Honourable Fatimatu Abubakar is the Deputy Minister for Information. She was born in Kumasi in the Ashanti Region. She graduated from the University of Ghana with a bachelor’s degree in Psychology and English Language and Law for her second degree.
In 2008, while she was schooling at the University of Ghana, she served as the Vice President of Akuafo Hall Junior Common Room and Chairperson of the SRC Week Planning Committee.
In January 2017 she was appointed as the Deputy Communications Director at the Office of the President, Jubilee House, Accra, Ghana.
Prior to her political appointments, she worked at the Lansdown Resort, Aburi, and SRM Engineering Limited, where she served as a house manager and a Clerk respectively.
She previously served the then-candidate Nana Akufo-Addo as a campaign aide in the 2016 and 202 general elections.
She was part of the legal team of President Nana Addo Dankwa-Akufo-Addo during the 2020 Presidential Election Petition.