Dzifa Attivor dead
Former Minister of Transport Dzifa Aku Attivor is dead, Rainbowradioonline.com has gathered.
Details available indicate that the former minister died today, Tuesday, November 16 after a short illness.
Madam Attivor was one of the leading members of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Volta Region.
She was appointed Minister for Transport in 2013 by President John Mahama Ghana after he won the 2012 elections.
She was a minister until her resignation in December 2015 due to a controversial bus re-branding contract.
She died at age 65, leaving behind 3 children.
Before her first ministerial appointment as Deputy Minister for Transport in 2009 by the late President John Evans Atta Mills, she contested in the Ho West constituency primaries of the NDC in 2008 but lost to Emmanuel Kwasi Bedzrah who subsequently won the elections in December 2008.
In 2018, she contested for the Volta Regional Chairperson of the National Democratic Congress in August 2018.