New Governor appointed

Dr. Abdul-Nashiru Issahaku

Dr. Abdul-Nashiru Issahaku

President John Dramani Mahama has appointed Dr. Nasiru Issahaku, as the Governor of Bank of Ghana.

His appointment followed the decision by Dr. Kofi Wampah, to take an early retirement, four months before the end of his term on August 5.

First Deputy Governor of the Bank of Ghana (BoG), Millison Narh, took over as acting Governor until the appointment of the substantive Governor by President John Mahama, Monday, April 4.

Dr. Issahaku holds a Masters degree in Agric Economics and a Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Georgia.

He also worked as a Governance Expert at the State University of New York Center for International Studies.

Dr. Issahaku has also worked at the African Development Bank and headed EDAIF.

He was the Second Deputy Governor of the Bank of Ghana until his elevation to the position of Governor.


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