11 lawyers making name in parliament
Did you had any idea about that a few individuals from Parliament were once rehearsing attorneys before they challenge for parliamentary seats?
While some of them are as yet rehearsing, others have accomplished the situation with attorneys during their time of training in regulation.
Ghanaweb gathers a rundown of a few blunt legal advisors who are as of now filling in as Members of Parliament.
Ursula Owusu-Ekuful is a legal counselor, ladies’ privileges dissident and a Ghanaian parliamentarian addressing Ablekuma West voting public. She is as of now the Minister of Communications and Digitalisation.
She learned at the University of Ghana and the Ghana School of Law where she got a LLB. She was called to the bar in 1990. She has gone to courses including one at the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Center.
From the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Center, she got a Masters in Conflict, Peace, and Security. She labored for quite a long time as an attorney prior to driving an innovation organization. In 2012 she was chosen for be the Member of Parliament for the Ablekuma West Constituency.
She filled in as a Managing Consultant, N. U. Counsel Legal, Governance and Gender Consultants, the Director of Vodafone Ghana Company Limited, an individual from the Ghana Bar Association, an Executive Member of the International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA) Ghana and an individual from African Women Lawyers Association (AWLA), Ghana.
Individual from Parliament Bolgatanga East Constituency in the Upper East Region Dominic Akuritinga Ayine is a legal advisor.
The previous Attorney General holds a Bachelor of Law (LLB), Master of regulation, and a Doctor of the Science of the Law (International Law).
Samuel Abu Jinapor
Samuel A. Jinapor is a carefully prepared Politician and a Barrister at Law and furthermore a Member of Parliament for Damongo Constituency.
He holds a Master’s Degree in Law (Alternative Dispute Resolution) LLB (Bachelor of Law) and Bachelor of Science (Biomedical Physics).
He was a lawful professional with Kulendi@Law.
Kobina Tahir Hammond is a legal advisor and government official. He is the Member of Parliament addressing Adansi-Asokwa supporters of the Ashanti Region of Ghana in the third, fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh and the eighth Parliament of the fourth Republic of Ghana.
He holds a BA in Law and Political Science from the University of Ghana and a Bachelor of Laws from Grays Inn, London, UK.
He likewise concentrated on Political Science at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology.
Francis-Xavier Kojo Sosu
Francis-Xavier Kojo Sosu is a Ghanaian attorney and lawmaker. He is an individual from the National Democratic Congress (NDC and a Member of Parliament for the Madina Constituency.
Sosu holds a Bachelor of Arts (BA) (Honors) in Sociology from the University of Ghana and a Bachelor of Law (LLB) additionally from the University of Ghana.
He further continued to the Ghana School of Law for the Professional Certificate to provide legal counsel and was called to the Bar in October 2010. Sosu likewise holds a Masters’ Degree in Oil and Gas Law (LLM) from the University of Ghana.
Samuel Atta Akyea
Samuel Atta Akyea is a Ghanaian legal counselor and legislator.
An individual from the New Patriotic Party of Ghana, he filled in as the Minister for Works and Housing until January 2021, and the ongoing Member.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Law and Philosophy from the University of Ghana, acquired in 1989 as well as a rehearsing permit in 1993 from the Ghana School of Law.
Samuel Atta Akyea filled in as a state lawyer at the Attorney General’s Department and afterward worked with a private law office, Akufo-Addo Prempeh and Co in Accra. He then joined Zoe Akyea and C. in 1995 as an accomplice and served there for quite some time. In 2008, he passed on lawful practice to challenge in the 2008 Abuakwa South supporters political race. He has since held his seat in parliament.
Haruna Iddrisu is a Ghanaian attorney and furthermore the Minority Leader of the National Democratic Congress.
Haruna Iddrisu has served in the fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth parliaments of Ghana.
He joined parliament after he represented parliamentary races in 2004 in the then recently shaped Tamale South voting public and has since held the seat.
The blunt attorney was once an instructor at the University of Professional Studies, and a legitimate expert at Law Trust co.
Rockson-Nelson Etse Kwami Dafeamekpor is a Ghanaian lawmaker and the Member of Parliament addressing the South Dayi electorate in the Volta Region. He is an individual from the National Democratic Congress.
He acquired a B.Sc from the University of Cape Coast, a L.L.B from the University of Ghana, and a B.L. from the Ghana School of Law. Rockson-Nelson Dafeamekpor was a Tutor at the Ho Nurses Training College, the General Manager of Sun Life Travel and Tours from 2003 to 2009, and a Senior Associate of Hayibor Djaneng and Co from 2010 to 2016.
Rockson-Nelson Dafeamekpor was a Senior Associate at the Hayibor, Djarbeng and Company law office based at Kokomlemle, a suburb of Accra prior to turning into a Member of Parliament.
Alexander Kwamina Afenyo-Markin
Alexander Kwamena Afenyo-Markin is the Member of the Parliament of Ghana for the Effutu body electorate, Central Region. He is likewise on the board of Defense and the Interior Finance Committee in Ghana Parliament.
He concentrated on Law at the University of Buckingham, LLB/mgt, (2003-2006), Ghana School of Law, Barrister at Law Cert. (2007-2009), University of Bradford, M.A. Int. Legislative issues and Sec (2009-2010).
He was a Principal Postal Officer at the Ghana Post Company Limited from 1999 to 2003, Director at Excel Courier Ghana Limited somewhere in the range of 2004 and 2011 and an Associate at Dehenya Chambers from 2010 to 2016.
Elizabeth Ofosu-Agyare is a Ghanaian legal counselor and legislator who filled in as Minister for Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts.
She was delegated to this situation by President John Mahama in 2013 when he shaped his most memorable considerable government.
She is an individual from the National Democratic Congress and individual from Parliament for Techiman North.