Ama Benyiwa-Doe

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Ama Benyiwa-Doe (born 1950[1]) is a Ghanaian politician.

She was christened Comfort Saah and comes from Gomoa West in the Central Region of Ghana. She was a Member of Parliament with the National Democratic Congress (NDC) for Gomoa West from 1992 until 2004, when she was defeated by Joe Kingsley Hackman.[2] She continued to work for the NDC as national women's organizer.

In January 2009 she was nominated by President Mills as the Central Regional Minister in Ghana.[3] She is a member of the Pan-African Parliament.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Fiifi Koomson, Ama Benyiwa-Doe: My father did not go to school, 12 February 2009
  2. ^ Kwame Boafo-Arthur, Voting for Democracy in Ghana: Constituency studies, Freedom Publications, 2006
  3. ^ Ministerial appointments: Ama Benyiwa-Doe for Central Regional Minister , Mrs Betty Mould Iddrisu, A-G, The Ghanaian Journal, 22 January 2009