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Salary Of Ministers In Ghana



Salary Of Ministers In Ghana – A minister is a politician who heads a ministry, making and implementing decisions on policies in conjunction with the other ministers. Thus being a minister is a very lucrative and prestigious profession.

President Nana Akufo-Addo has submitted to Parliament for the approval, through the Speaker, Alban Bagbin, a list of names for appointment as Ministers in his new government.

This list includes the names of some 46 persons expected to fill the ministerial positions and support the president to fulfil his mandate in the next four years. Are you asking yourself the take home salary of these ministers? Don’t worry , this article to help you discover the Salary structure Of Ministers In Ghana.

Before we get to Know the details Of Salary Of Ministers In Ghana, Lets be clear with what most people ask about ministers salary in Ghana.

How many ministers are in ghana 2021?

This list includes the names of some 46 persons to fill the ministerial positions and support the president to fulfil his mandate in the next four years.

Minister Of National Security – Albert Kan Dapaah

Minister Of Finance – Ken Ofori-Atta

Minister Of Trade And Industry – Alan Kyerematen

Minister Of Defence – Hon. Dominic Nitiwul, MP

Minister Of Interior – Hon. Ambrose Dery, MP

Minister Of Foreign Affairs And Regional Integration – Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey

Minister Of Attorney General And Minister For Justice – Godfred Dame

Minister Of Local Government, Decentralization And Rural Development – Hon. Dan Botwe, MP

Minister Of Parliamentary Affairs – Hon. Osei Kyei Mensah Bonsu, MP

Minister Of Communication And Digitization – Hon. Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, MP

Minister Of Food And Agriculture – Dr. Owusu Afriyie Akoto

Minister Of Energy – Hon. Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh, MP

Minister Of Education – Hon. Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwum, MP

Minister Of Health – Hon. Kwaku Agyemang Manu, MP

Minister Of Lands And Natural Resources – Hon. Samuel Abdulai Jinapor, MP

Minister Of Roads And Highways – Kwasi Amoako Atta, MP

Minister Of Works And Housing – Hon. Francis Asenso Boakye, MP

Minister Of Transport – Kwaku Ofori Asiamah

Minister Of Fisheries And Aquaculture Development – Hon. Mavis Hawa Koomson, MP

Minister Of Railway Development – Hon. John Peter Amewu, MP

Minister Of Sanitation And Water Resources – Cecilia Abena Dapaah

Minister Of Tourism, Art And Culture – Awal Mohammed

Minister Of Gender, Children And Social Protection – Hon. Sarah Adwoa safo, MP

Minister Of Chieftaincy And Religious Affairs – Hon. Ebenezer Kojo Kum, MP

Minister Of Environment, Science, Technology And Innovation – Hon. Dr. Kwaku Afriyie, MP

Minister Of Employment And Labour Relations – Hon. Ignatius Baffuor Awuah, MP

Minister Of Information – Hon. Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, MP

Minister Of Youth And Sports – Hon. Mustapha Yussif, MP

Minister Of Public Enterprises – Hon. Joseph Cudjoe, MP

Minister Of works and Housing (Minister Of State) – Hon. Freda Prempeh, MP

Regional Minster includes ;

Ahafo Region – George Boakye

Ashanti Region – Simon Osei-Mensah

Bono Region – Justina Owusu-Banahene

Bono East Region – Adu Gyan

Central Region – Justina Marigold Assan

Eastern Region – Seth Acheampong

Greater Accra Region – Hon. Henry Quartey, MP

Northern Region – Shani Alhassan Saibu

North East Region – Yidana Zakaria

Oti Region – Joseph Makubu

Savanna Region – Saeed Muhazu Jibril

Upper East Region – Stepen Yakubu

Upper West Region – Dr. Hafiz Bin Salih

Volta Region – Dr. Archibald Yao Letsa

Western Region – Hon. Kwabena Okyere Darko Mensah, MP

Western North Region – Richard Obeng

Details Of Salary Of Ministers In Ghana

In Ghana, some ministers are also members of parliament for certain constituencies.

This affects their salary as compared to ministers who are only ministers and not MPs. Find below the salary of Ministers in Ghana.

Cabinet Minister (MP) – GH¢16,423

Cabinet Minster (Non MP) – GH¢ 16,195

Minister of State (MP) – GH¢ 15,967

Minister of State (Non MP) – GH¢ 15,739

Regional Minister (MP) – GH¢ 15,967

Regional Minister (Non-MP) – GH¢15,511

Deputy Minster (MP) – GH¢ 14,826

Deputy Regional Minister (MP) – GH¢14,598

Deputy Minister (Non-MP) – GH¢ 14,369

Dep. Regional Minster (Non-MP) – GH¢ 14,142

Chairman, Council of State – GH¢ 14,826

Member, Council of State – GH¢ 13,685

What are the incentives given to minsters in Ghana?

The Ministers receives incentives such as a salon car, free fuel, service men; bodyguards, house helps, etc.