Education, be it formal or informal plays a vital role in shaping an individual. It provides the tools for reasoning through various life situations, individual enlightenment and creates the pathway for a better and balanced future. Education is the gateway to endless possibilities and introduces us to the world around us.
Have you wondered where some of the Ghanian politicians like John Ntim Fordjour, Dr. Adutwum, and Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh got educated?
John Ntim Fordjour
The Deputy Education Minister-designate obtained his SSCE in 2002 from the Assin Manso Senior High School and Proceeded to the George Grant University of Mines and Technology formerly University of Mines and Technology (UMaT), Tarkwa.
He graduated from the George Grant University of Mines & Technology (UMaT), Tarkwa in 2007 with a bachelor’s degree in Mineral Engineering. He also has a Master of Arts Degree in Economic Policy Management from the University of Ghana in 2014
He is currently a Ph.D. Candidate at the Department of Political Science of the University of Ghana. He is the MP in Assin South Constituency.
School Matthew Opoku Prempeh attended
The trained medical doctor schooled at KNUST Primary and later attended Prempeh College all in Kumasi, Ashanti Region.
He is a product of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology where he studied Human Biology and Medicine in 1991 and continued at the Netherlands Institute of Health Sciences and the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University for post-graduate studies.
He is the MP for Manhyia South Constituency in the Ashanti region and currently serving as the Energy minister. He is mentioned as the Medical Doctor Who Made History As Education Minister
Schools Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwum Attended
He is also an old student of Kumasi High School in Ashanti Region-Ghana. He has a bachelor’s degree in Land Economy (Business Administration with a major in Real Estate) from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology in 1990 and a master’s degree in Education Management from the University of La Verne, USA.
He has a PhD in Educational Policy, Planning, and Administration from the University of Southern California in 2007. He is the MP for Bosomtwe Constituency in the Ashanti region.
Dr. Yaw Adutwum replaced Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh as Education Minister .