Minister for Health (Ghana)
The Minister for Health is the Ghanaian government official responsible for the Ministry of Health.
List of ministersEdit
|Number||Minister||Took office||Left office||Government||Party|
|1||J. H. Allassani (MP)||6 March 1957||Nkrumah government||Convention People's Party|
|2||Imoru Egala (MP)||July 1959||July 1960|
|3||Lawrence Rosario Abavana (MP)||July 1960||June 1961|
|4||Komla Agbeli Gbedemah (MP)||June 1961|
|5||Lawrence Rosario Abavana (MP)||October 1963||January 1964|
|6||Osei Owusu Afriyie (MP)||1964||1966|
|7||Eustace Akwei||1966||1969||National Liberation Council||Military government|
|8||Gibson Dokyi Ampaw (MP)||1969||January 1971||Busia government||Progress Party|
|9||Simon Diedong Dombo (MP)||January 1971||January 1972|
|10||Colonel J. C. Adjeitey||National Redemption Council||Military government|
|11||Lt. Colonel Anthony Hugh Selormey||May 1973||October 1975|
|12||Brigadier Odartey-Wellington||1975||June 1979||Supreme Military Council|
|13||Emmanuel Evans Anfom||June 1979||September 1979||Armed Forces Revolutionary Council|
|14||Michael Paul Ansah||September 1979||August 1981||Limann government||People's National Party|
|15||Dr. K. Ocran||August 1981||31 December 1981|
|16||Charles Buadu||1983||1987||Provisional National Defence Council||Military government|
|17||Air Commodore F. W. K. Klutse||1987||1988|
|18||Nana Akuoko Sarpong||1988||1991|
|19||Stephen Obimpeh||1992||7 January 1993|
|August 1994||1996||Rawlings government||National Democratic Congress|
|22||Kwame Danso Boafo||7 January 2001|
|23||Richard Winfred Anane (MP)||2001||2003||Kufuor government||New Patriotic Party|
|25||Courage Quashigah||2005||7 January 2009|
|26||George Sipa-Adjah Yankey||2009||2009||Mills government||National Democratic Congress|
|27||Benjamin Kunbuor (MP)||2009||2011|
|28||Joseph Yieleh Chireh (MP)||2011||2012|
|27||Alban Bagbin (MP)||2012||24 July 2012|
|24 July 2012||7 January 2013||Mahama government|
|29||Hanny-Sherry Ayitey||14 February 2013||16 July 2014|
|30||Kwaku Agyemang-Mensah (MP)||16 July 2014||14 March 2015|
|31||Alex Segbefia||16 March 2015||6 January 2017|
|32||Kwaku Agyemang-Manu||28 January 2017||incumbent||Akufo-Addo government||New Patriotic Party|
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