General News Wed, 10 Jan 2001

Baah-Wiredu Put Up For Local Goverment

The President, Mr. J.A. Kufour, yesterday nominated Mr. Kwadwo Baah-Wiredu as the Minister for Local Government and Rural Development.

Mr. Baah-Wiredu , 49, is the Member of Parliament for Asante Akim North.


A release signed by Ms Elizabeth A. Ohene, Government Spokesperson and issued in Accra said Mr. Baah-Wiredu was educated at the University of Ghana, Legon where he obtained a BSc[Adm],and is a chartered Accountant by profession.

Speaking to the press later at the State House, Mr. Baah-Wiredu said he considers his appointment as an opportunity to serve his nation and the people.

Source: Joy Online