Mr Hackman  Owusu-Agyeman

Mr Hackman Owusu-Agyeman

Former Minister of Water Resources, Works and Housing

Date of Birth: 22/11/1941

Education: St. Augustine’s College, Cape Coast; BSc Agriculture, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, 1961-65; PG Certificate in Agriculture Planning, Institute of Social Studies, The Hague, Netherlands, 1967; MSc Agriculture Economics, Wye College, University of London, United Kingdom, 1969.

Career: Economist, Ministry of Agriculture, 1965-68; Senior Agricultural Economist, Ministry of Agriculture, 1968-70; Field Programme Officer, 1974-7; Economist, Economic Analysis Division, 1977-79; Co-operation and Liason Officer, Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO), Rome, Italy, 1979; Chief of Mission, FAO Zambia, 1979-84; Representative, Trinidad and Tobago & Guyana, 1984-89; Regional Bureau Officer for Africa, FAO, Rome, 1984; Treasurer, New Patriotic Party (NPP), 1992; Member of Parliament for New Juaben North Constituency, 1996, 2000, & 2004; Minister for Foreign Affairs, 2001-03; Minister for the Interior, 2003-05; Minister for Works and Housing, 2005-09.

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Vol 48 N0 24


Who spends, wins

Yet Kufuor, who turned 70 in early December, told the NPP's last congress that it was the turn of a slightly older generation of party men, such as Akufo-Addo, Hackman Owusu-Agyeman and Yaw Osafo-Maafo, to succeed him...

Vol 48 N0 15


Everyone's in the race

The Parliamentary Affairs Minister, Felix Owusu-Adjepong, has some backing from party loyalists, but Hackman Owusu-Agyeman is the favourite of the party's disgruntled footsoldiers, who feel they have had little reward for their loyalty...

Vol 48 N0 15


Ministerial and musical chairs

Water Resources, Works and Housing: Cecilia Abena Dapaah, a capable deputy, takes over from presidential aspirant Hackman Owusu-Agyeman...

Vol 48 N0 1


Annivesaries and elections

Three Akyem hopefuls from the Eastern region, Foreign Minister Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, Water Resources Minister Hackman Owusu-Agyeman, and former Finance and Education Minister Yaw Osafo-Maafo, show no sign of agreeing on a consensus candidate to challenge the three other favourites...

Vol 46 N0 1


Peace, or else

The Akyems will provide three challengers for the succession - Finance Minister Yaw Osafo-Maafo, Foreign Minister Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, and Interior Minister Hackman Owusu-Agyeman...

Vol 45 N0 21


Smelling an elephant

Interior Minister Hackman Owusu-Agyeman is losing patience with the police, who have not arrested or prosecuted anybody...

Vol 42 N0 11


Ole Kufuor!

Kufuor and his Foreign Minister, Hackman Owusu-Agyeman, are seen as gentlemen rather than players in the diplomacy of the troubled sub-region...

Vol 42 N0 2


Brief honeymoon

The front line: Hackman Owusu-Agyeman, Minister of Foreign Affairs; MP for New Juaben North, sociable and breezy; a specialist in agricultural economics, he worked for the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation for two decades...

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