John-Peter Amewu Biography, Age, Net worth, Education, Children, Wife, Parents

John-Peter Amewu
John-Peter Amewu

John-Peter Amewu Biography

John-Peter Amewu is a political figure in Ghana and a member of the New Patriotic Party (NPP). In 2017, he became the Minister of Energy and former Minister for Lands And Natural Resources in Ghana.

In 2021, he was appointed by the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo as the Minister for Railways Development in Ghana.


John-Peter Amewu is also the Member of Parliament for the Hohoe Constituency in the Volta region and made history as the first person to win that seat on the ticket of the New Patriotic Party.

John-Peter Amewu Age

John-Peter Amewu was born on Saturday, 16th March, 1968. He was 54 years old as of 2022.

John-Peter Amewu Wife

John-Peter Amewu is a legally married man. His wife greatly supported him through his campaign for the Hohoe Parliamentary seat.

John-Peter Amewu Children

John-Peter Amewu has 4 children out of his marriage.

John-Peter Amewu Hometown

John-Peter Amewu is a native of the Hohoe township in the Volta region.

John-Peter Amewu Tribe

John-Peter Amewu is an Ewe and hails from the Volta region.

John-Peter Amewu Career and leadership

John- Peter Amewu served as Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for Hohoe from 2005 to 2009. He then contested the Hohoe parliamentary and lost in 2004 and 2008.

In 2017, he was appointed as the Minister for Lands and resources. He subsequently won the parliamentary seat for Hohoe in the 2020 general elections.


He was appointed by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo in 2021 to serve as Minister for Railway Development. In Parliament, John- Peter Amewu serves on Public Accounts Committee.

John-Peter Amewu Education

John-Peter Amewu attended Hohoe E. P. Senior High School, Lolobi and Adisadel College in Cape Coast for his secondary education.

Amewu then obtained his bachelor of science degree in Construction Technology from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST).

In 2001, he obtained a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) in (FINANCE) from the University of Ghana,  Legon.

He did a post graduate in international energy industry management at the University of Dundee in the United Kingdom. He also holds Mater of Law (Petroleum Law and Policy).

John-Peter Amewu net worth

John-Peter Amewu net worth is not made public. He serves as an article 71 office holder and makes a decent income. His source of income comes from his political career, personal businesses and others.

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