To help manage the party’s affairs, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) has appointed directors and deputy national executives.
At its meeting on Friday, August 26, 2022, the party’s National Executive Committee appointed the following individuals to serve as Deputy National Executives of the Party:
Richard Ahiagbah, formerly the executive director of the Danquah Institute, has been named director of communications for the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP).
He takes Yaw Buabeng Asamoah’s place.
Prior to his latest assignment, Mr. Ahiagbah, who has a solid expertise in policy research, legislative lobbying, and regulatory reform, held the position of Deputy Director of Research in the Jubilee House Office of the President.
In 2012, Richard Ahiagbah worked as a field organizer for former US President Barack Obama.
In American senatorial and gubernatorial elections, he has also taken on similar duties.
He served as a legislative liaison for Oneok Hydrocarbons in the US and the Fiscal Policy Centre before being hired as the executive director of the Danquah Institute.
DEPUTY GENERAL SECRETARIES
Dr. Antoinette Tsibu-Darko
DEPUTY NATIONAL ORGANIZERS
Joseph Nganiba Kwayaja
Chris Lloyd Nii Kwei
DEPUTY NATIONAL WOMEN’S ORGANIZERS
Miriam Awurama Duah
DEPUTY NATIONAL YOUTH ORGANIZERS
Isaac Jay Nii Amahtey Hyde
DEPUTY NATIONAL NASARA COORDINATORS
Abdul Taric Bonsu
Hajia Ayesha Yussif
The NEC further appointed the following persons to serve as Directors of the Party at the National Secretariat:
DIRECTOR OF CAMPAIGN STRATEGY
Hon. Dan Botwe
DIRECTOR OF FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION
DIRECTORATE OF RESEARCH AND ELECTIONS
Evans Nimako (Director of Research and Elections)
Dr. Ernest Owusu Kumih (Director of Research)
Dr. Nyame Baafi (Deputy Director of Research)
DIRECTORATE OF COMMUNICATIONS
Mr. Richard Ahiagbah (Director)
Mr. Ernest Owusu Bempah (Deputy)
Mr. Kamal Deen Abdulai (Deputy)
Mrs. Rabi Salifu (Deputy)
Miss Jennifer Ofori Appiah (Deputy)
George Krobea Asante (Deputy)
Dr. Asiedu Kokro
DIRECTORATE FOR EXTERNAL AFFAIRS
Mr. Frederick Kofi Ameyaw (Director)
Nana Asafo-Adjei Ayeh (Deputy)
Portia Adwoa Siaw (Deputy)
DIRECTORATE OF PROTOCOLS
Kwodwo Mari (Director)
Kwabena Ofori Frimpong (Deputy)
DIRECTORATE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (IT)
Mr. Eric Ntori (Director)
Mr. Stephen Forson (Deputy Director)