Minister for Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah

The overlord of the Dagbon Kingdom, Ya-Na Abubakari Mahama ll, has honoured the Minister for Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah at the Gbewa Palace in Yendi.

The Minister for Information was in the Northern Region on a working tour which also took him to Yendi and nearby towns.

Ya-Na Mahama ll presented a traditional rich Dagomba smock and a white ram to the Information Minister who is also the Member of Parliament for Ofoase Ayirebi.

He praised the Minister for his dedication to work and commitment to do more to advance information dissemination in the country.

In a brief response, the Information Minister thanked the overlord of the Dagbon Kingdom for the recognition.


Ya-Na Mahama ll is the first traditional ruler to visit the Information ministry.

He visited during the Founders’ Day Lecture delivered by the Speaker of Parliament, Professor Aaron Mike Oquaye in August this year.

The Information Ministry was heavily involved in the organisation of the event to outdoor the Ya-Na on January 25, 2019, following his enskinment.