The Minister for Education, Dr Yaw Osei Adutwum has reportedly appointed Mr Kwasi Abankwa also known as Col. Abankwa to head the Ministry of Education Corporate Affairs department, a source has told EducationWeb.com.gh.
Col. Abankwa according to the source will assist Dr Yaw Osei Adutwum who early this year was appointed the Education Minister agenda of reforming Ghana’s education system to attain a 4th industrial revolution as a country.
“He will serve as the antennae of the Ministry, its listening station, monitor stakeholder’s opinions and expectations, the political landscape and specific policy issues to societal trends to competitor activity and reputation issues”
Mr Abankwa holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Social Science from the University of Ghana. He recently attained Executive Masters in Business Administration with Specialisation in Strategic Management and Consultancy.
The Corporate Affairs Manager is among the few individuals advocating Science Technology Engineering Mathematics (STEM) education in the country. He is the 2nd Born of Late Hon. Ben Abankwa (Fmr Special Assistant to Chief of Staff)
In a related development, Mr Kwasi Kwarteng has similarly been appointed as the Public Relations (PRO) of the Ministry of Education. The Communications specialist replaces Honourable Vincent Ekow Essafuah.