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ⓘ Gabriel Kodwo Essilfie is a Ghanaian politician and member of the Sixth Parliament of the Fourth Republic of Ghana representing the Shama Constituency in the We ..




                                     

ⓘ Gabriel Kodwo Essilfie

Gabriel Kodwo Essilfie is a Ghanaian politician and member of the Sixth Parliament of the Fourth Republic of Ghana representing the Shama Constituency in the Western Region on the ticket of the National Democratic Congress.

                                     

1. Early life and education

Essilfie was born on 10 January 1950. He hails from Abuesi, a town in the Western Region of Ghana. He entered the Glassboro State College Rowan University, New Jersey, in US, and obtained his bachelors degree in Accounting.

                                     

2. Politics

Essilfie is a member of the National Democratic Congress NDC. In 2012, he contested for the Shama seat on the ticket of the NDC sixth parliament of the fourth republic and won. In parliament he has served on various committees, including Committee member of Finance, Food, Agriculture and Cocoa Affairs.