List of Female Parliamentarians and their Constituencies in Ghana’s 8th Parliament

The life of Ghana’s 8th Parliament of the 4th Republic commenced on January 7, 2021. The house has a four-year mandate which is expected to end on January 6, 2025.

The number of female representations in the 8th Parliament increased by 1 from the 7th parliament.

The 12.75 per cent representation of women in the current parliament falls short of the minimum United Nations recommended threshold of 30 per cent.

Below is the list of female members of the 8th Parliament. They are all from the two major political parties, the National Democratic Congress (NDC) and the New Patriotic Party (NPP).

List of NPP Women in Parliament
NameConstituency
Lydia Seyram AlhassanAyawaso West Wuogon
Ursula Owusu-Ekuful Ablekuma West
Nana Ama Dokua AsiamahAdjei – Akuapem North
Sheila Bartels Ablekuma North
Sarah Adwoa SafoDome Kwabenya
Hawa KoomsonAwutu Senya East
Dakoa Yaa Newman Okaikwei South
Patricia Appiagyei Asokwa
Naana EyiahGomoa Central
Ophelia HayfordMfantseman
Hajia Lariba AbuduWalewale
Cynthia Morrison Agona West
Ama Pomaa BoatengJuabeng
Francisca Oteng-Mensah Kwabre East
Mavis Nkansah BoaduAfigya Sekyere East
Adelaide Ntim AgyeiwaaNsuta-Kwamang-Beposo
Freda Akosua Oheneafrewo PrempehTano North
Gifty Twum AmpofoAbuakwa North
Abena Osei-Asare Atiwa East
Tina Ayele MensahWeija-Gbawe
List of NDC Women in Parliament
NameConstituency
Zanetor Agyeman-RawlingsKlottey Korle
Abla Dzifa GomashieKetu South
Gizella TettehAwutu Senya West
Theresa Lardi AwuniOkaikoi North
Lydia Akanvarib Lamisi Adakudugu Tempane
Dela SowahKpando
Agnes Naa Momo Lartey Krowor
Joycelyn TettehNorth Dayi
Hellen Adwoa NtosoKrachi West
Queenstar Pokuwaa Sawyerr Agona East
Angela Oforiwa Alorwu-TayAfadjato South
Rita Naa Odoley Sowah La Dadekotopon
Dorcas Affo ToffeyJomoro
Linda Obenewaa Akweley OclooShai-Osudoku
Sophia Karen Edem AckuakuDomeabra-Obom
Comfort Doyoe Cudjoe-Ghansah Ada
Zewura Ibrahimah Salaga South

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