Dr. Kwabena Duffuor Biography, Age, Net worth, Wife, Children, Education, Political Career

Dr Kwabena Duffour Biography

Dr. Kwabena Duffuor is a Ghanaian lecturer, Banker and political figure. He is a proud member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) party in Ghana.

Dr. Duffuor served as the Finance Minister from 2009 to 2013 under the late President Atta Mills. He is also a former Governor of the Bank of Ghana.

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Dr. Kwabena Duffuor Age

Dr. Kwabena Duffuor is known to be in his early 70s. His actual date of birth is not known.

Kwabena Duffuor wife

Dr. Kwabena Duffuor is legally married.

Kwabena Duffuor children

Kwabena Duffuor has 5 children as of 2022.

Kwabena Duffuor Education

Kwabena Duffuor had his secondary education at Prempeh college in Kumasi.

He furthered his education at the University of Ghana where he studied economics and graduated with a Bsc in Economics.

He then had his post graduate education in Masters in Business Administration in the Syracuse University in the United States of America.

He also received his doctorate in finance from the same University.

Kwabena Duffuor Leadership and Political Career

Kwabena Duffuor started his banking career with the Ghana Commercial Bank (GCB) in 1969.

He became the Governor of the Bank of Ghana in 1997 after serving as Deputy Governor for 2 years from 1995 to 1997 during the former President John Jerry Rawlings’ regime.

He was the founder of the UniBank in Ghana but the bank collapsed and was consolidated by the Government.

In 2013, he was appointed as Finance Minister for Ghana by ex-president Atta Mills.

Dr. Kwabena Duffuor has Presidential ambition and had declared his intention to lead the National Democratic Congress as its flagbearer into the 2024 General Elections. 

Kwabena Duffuor Hometown 

Kwabena Duffuor hails from Kumawu in the Ashanti Region of Ghana.

Kwabena Duffuor Tribe

Kwabena Duffuor is from the Akan tribe in the Ashanti Region of Ghana.

Kwabena Duffuor Net Worth

Dr. Kwabena Duffuor has a net Worth of about $1.5 million as of 2022.

SOURCE: Coverghana.com.gh

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