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Biography Of Peter Nortsu Kotoe

Peter Nortsu-Kotoe

Ghanaian politician


Peter Nortsu-Kotoe (born 6 May 1956) is a Ghanaian politician and member of the Seventh Parliament of the Fourth Republic of Ghana representing the Akatsi North Constituency in the Volta Region on the ticket of the National Democratic Congress.

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Peter Nortsu-Kotoe

Member of the Ghana Parliament

for Akatsi North

Incumbent

Assumed office

7 January 2013

Preceded by

New Constituency

Majority

5,195

Personal details

Born

6 May 1956 (age 64)

Nationality

Ghanaian

Political party

National Democratic Congress

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Early life


Nortsu-Kotoe was born on 6 May 1956. He hails from Kpeduhoe in Volta Region of Ghana.

Education


Nortsu-Kotoe is a graduate of the University of Ghana with a bachelor of degree in English. He holds a master of development management from the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration.

Career


Nortsu-Kotoe is an educationist by profession. He was a tutor at the Accra AcademyBubiashieAccra and the Assistant Director of the Ghana Education Service.

Politics


Nortsu-Kotoe was the District Chief Executive of the Akatsi District and the Akatsi South District from April 2009 until entering parliament on 7 January 2013. He was elected to represent the Akatsi North Constituency on the ticket of the National Democratic Congress during the 2012 Ghanaian general election. In 2016, he was elected again to represent the constituency for the next four years in parliament.

Personal life


Nortsu-Kotoe is married with three children. He identifies as a Christian and a member of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church, Ghana.

Employment


  • Ghana Education Service (tutor, Accra Academy, Bubiashie-Accra / Assistant Director)
  • District Chief Executive (Akatsi District / Akatsi South District), April, 2009 – January 6, 2013
  • MP (January 7, 2013 – present; 2nd term)

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