Veteran politician E.T. Mensah passes away


Former Ningo Prampram member of parliament, Enoch Teye Mensah has died at the age of 77.

Reports revealed that he died on Sunday, October evening in South Africa where he was receiving health care.

Enoch Teye Mensah popularly known as E. T. Mensah was a Ghanaian politician. He was a Minister for Education and a Member of Parliament in Ghana from January 1997 till January 2017.

Enoch Teye Mensah was born in May 1946 at Koforidua in the Eastern Region.

He holds Master of Arts(MA) in Theological Studies from the Vision International University, Romana, California. He  is a Fellow of good standing of the Institute of Financial Accountants (FFA), Institute of Administrative Accountants (IAA), Member of National Association of Public Accountants (USA) and Member of the Institute of Piblic Accountant (FIBA), Australia.

E.T Mensah worked in various capacities as Public Servant and Finest Politician which have over the years endeared him to the hearts of many people both within and outside Ghana.

He, as a politician, was the PNDC Metropolitan Secretary for Accra(Mayor of Accra), the capital city of Ghana, for ten(10) years(1982-1992). During his tenure of office as Mayor, Accra witnessed many developmental projects which were unprecedented in the history of Ghana. He is the architect of how the city of Accra looks like today.


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