Mike Allen Hammah
Minister for Lands and Resources
Education: Building Technology, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), 1976-80; MBA in Finance, Central University College, 2007-08.
Career: Regional Quantity Surveyor, Public Works Department (PWD), Tamale, 1980-81; Regional Quantity Surveyor, Odail and Partners Metallurgical Training Complex, Ajoakuta-Kwara State, Nigeria, 1981-85; Chief Quantity Surveyor, PWD, 1986-88; Partner/Technical Director, Fonani Services Limited, 1988-90; Deputy Minister for Roads and Transport, National Democratic Congress (NDC) Government, 1996-2000; Principal Consultant, Strategic Heritage Service, 2004-09; Minister of Transport, 2009-11; Minister of Lands and Resources, 2011 to date.
Vol 50 N0 3
Some eyebrows have been raised by the nomination of trades unionist Mike Hammah to the Transportation Ministry and that of the economist and former Deputy Finance Minister Moses Asaga to Water Resources, Works and Housing...