Isaac Asiamah named as Youth and Sports Minister



MP for Atwima Mponua constituency in the Ashanti Region, Isaac Asiamah has been named Ghana’s Youth and Sports minister by President Nana Akufo-Addo.

Hon. Asiamah’s name popped up in the second batch of the president’s ministerial appointments.

Mr Asiamah is currently a member of the Parliamentary select Committee for Youth and Sports.

He hails from Tano Odumasi in the Ashanti Region and is married with three children.

He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Geography and Political Science from the University of Ghana, Legon and has also served on the Parliamentary Committees for Mines and Energy as well as the Public Accounts Committee in the past.

He polled 33,723 votes to retain the Atwima Mponua seat defeating Stephen Yeboah of the National Democratic Congress who had 22,450 votes in the 2016 general elections.

Asiamah has previously worked at the National Youth Secretariat.

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