Former Chief Executive Officer of the The Most popular football club in Ghana as well as Africa and Ghana National Petroleum Company (GNPC), Dr. Kofi Kodua Sarpong has been nominated as the next chief of Offinso in the Ashanti Region.
The Ofinso Traditional Council which is now headed by the Kontihene and the Queen Mother of Offinso have and the entire members have settled on the renowned businessman to succeed the lat Paramount Chief of Offinso called Nana Wiafe Akenten III
The kingmakers of the traditional area on Friday 6th May 2022 at a ceremony in Offinso through Akyeamehene Nana Kwaku Wiafe Presented the former Kumasi Asante Kotoko CEO as the new Paramount Chief for the offinso traditional council
He will be the third in command in the Ashanti kingdom if he takes the Asanteman oath and becomes chief.
The respected Offinso Manhene died on Saturday, October 2, 2021 at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) in Kumasi where he was receiving treatment after falling ill for some days
About Dr Kodua Kofi Sarpong
Dr. Kofi Koduah Sarpong is a Ghanaian business executive and consultant. He is a member of the New Patriotic Party of Ghana. He served as Executive Chairman of Ghanaian football club, Kumasi Asante Kotoko from 2010 to 2013. He has worked for the International Cocoa Organization in London and Ghana Cocoa Board. He is the chief executive officer of GNPC as of 2017.
EARLY LIFE AND EDUCATION
Kofi Sarpong was born at Nsuta-Beposo in the Ashanti Region of Ghana. He obtained his GCE Ordinary Level certificate from the Seventh Day Adventist Secondary School in Bekwai and his GCE Advanced Level from Sekondi College. He gained admission to the University of Ghana to pursue a course in Business Administration. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. He gained a World Bank scholarship in 1987 to study a Master of Business Administration from the University of Ghana. Upon completing his master’s education, he was awarded a graduate scholarship to pursue a Master of Accountancy at the University of Glasgow in 1990. A Commonwealth Scholarship offered him the opportunity to apply for a Doctor of Philosophy degree in Industrial and Business Studies from the University of Warwick in the United Kingdom. Kofi Sarpong also holds a Master of Arts in Ministry from the Trinity Theological Seminary, Legon. He is a Chartered accountant from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, United KingdomJOIN OUR NATIONAL RECRUITMENT HERE