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Honourable Ursula Owusu-Ekufu
Honourable Ursula Owusu-Ekufu

Honourable Ursula Owusu-Ekuful is Ghana’s Minister for Communications and has been the Member of Parliament for Ablekuma West Constituency in the Greater Accra Region since 2012. She worked for 10 years as an Associate at Akufo-Addo, Prempeh & Co., Legal Practitioners and Notaries Public. From Sept 2005 to May 2008, she was the acting Managing Director at Western Telesystems (Westel), and from April 2008 to January 2009, she was the Corporate and External Affairs Director, ZAIN Ghana.

In the run-up to the December 7, 2016 elections, she served as the Chairperson for the Social Development Sector Committee – a committee responsible for the development of policy interventions for women, children, persons with disability, the aged and all social intervention policies and programs for the NPP manifesto 2016.

Current position: Minister for Communications, Ghana