Ghlinks.com.gh has learned that Dzifa Aku Attivor, the former Ministry of Transport minister, has died.
On Monday, November 15, 2021, Dzifa Attivor, who had been ill for quite some time, died at the University of Ghana Medical Center.
This was confirmed by her aide and also corroborated by the Deputy Volta Regional Organizer of the NDC, Lord-Chester Ati in a Facebook post.
Her family is expected to receive sympathizers at her Adentan residence in Accra from today, Tuesday, November 16, 2021.
Dzifa Aku Attivor (22 February 1956–15 November 2021) is a Ghanaian politician and businesswoman.
She was Minister for Transport in Ghana until her resignation in December 2015 due to a controversial bus re-branding contract.
Her appointment by President Mahama took place in February 2013, following the Ghanaian general election in December 2012.
Dzifa Aku Attivor was born on 22 February 1956.
She started her basic education at the Evangelical Presbyterian Primary School at Abutia-Teti between 1960 and 1970.
Her secondary education was at the Kpedze Secondary School and the Peki Secondary School, both in the Volta Region of Ghana between 1970 and 1975.
She then trained at the Government Secretarial School qualifying as a Stenographer Secretary in 1981.
She later obtained a Secretarial Silver Diploma from Pitman College, UK.
Her graduate qualifications are from the American Century University where she obtained a Bachelor of science degree in Administration in 2007 and a master’s degree in Human Resource Management in 2012.