Victoria Hammah

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Victoria Lakshmi Hamah is a National Democratic Congress politician in Ghana.

Politics[edit]

In the 2012 general election, she unsuccessfully contested the Ablekuma West constituency parliamentary seat.[1]

She served as Deputy Minister of Communications under the John Dramani Mahama administration until she was fired on Friday, 8 November 2013 due to an audio recording purported to be hers.

Leaked Tape[edit]

An audio tape of the former Deputy Minister was heard telling an unnamed friend that she won't quit politics until she has made at least one million US Dollars (US $1m).[2][3] The conversation also made mentions of other public officials and politicians linked to all kinds of corrupt practice.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Those who appointed Victoria Hammah failed Ghanaians - Abraham Amaliba, ndcuk.org, accessed 10 November 2013
  2. ^ Victoria Hammah fired, Ghanaweb, accessed 10 November 2013
  3. ^ Was Victoria Hammah Betrayed By Her Own Cousin? Peacefmonline.com, accessed 10 November 2013
  4. ^ Ghana's Victoria Hammah sacked over $1m claim, BBC News, 8 November 2013