- Nana Addo appoints Sarkodie as Executive Director of EPA
- The EPA is an agency tasked to continuously improve and conserve the country's environment
President Nana Akufo-Addo has announced the appointment of Peter Abum Sarkodie as the Executive Director of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
Mr Sarkodie is former New Patriotic Party (NPP) MP for Asante-Mampong from 2005 to 2009. In parliament he was also a member of the Parliamentary Select Committee for science and environment.
He is presently a senior lecturer at the University of Education.
Mr Sakodie obtained his First Degree in Chemistry from the University of Cape Coast and Masters’ Degree in Organic Chemistry from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology.
The Environmental Protection Agency is the leading public body for protecting and improving the environment in Ghana.
Akufo Addo on Thursday also appointed the president of the national house of chiefs, Togbe Afede XIV as the board chairman of the National Investment Bank (NIB).
Togbe Afede was the board chairman of the NIB during John Drama Mahama’s era.