Diana Asonaba Dapaah, has been nominated by President Nana Akufo-Addo for the position of Deputy Attorney General and Minister of Justice.
Her nomination has sparked a lot of excitement among persons who know of her worth and credentials.
The Thunder takes a quick look into who this brilliant lady with exceptional qualities is.
Diana was born to the late Benjamin Asonaba Dapaah and Mrs. Rosemary Dapaah at Dichemso in the Ashanti Region and raised in Patasi Estate in the Nhyiaeso constituency. She hails from Sawua-Tetrefu in the Bosumtwi Constituency in the Ashanti Region.
She is currently a PhD Student at University of Cape Town in the area of business-related human rights and the Sustainable Development Goals.
She has trained judges, lawyers and ACCA members in Ghana, Liberia and Sierra Leone in human rights, ADR and corporate governance.
She was called to both the Ghana and New York bar and worked as a Research Assistant to former Chief Justice Georgina Wood, writing researched opinions to facilitate Her Ladyship’s judgment.
She was the personal and Research Assistant to Nene Amegatcher then as GBA President and now as Supreme Court Judge. Drafting speeches for the then GBA President Writing researched opinions to facilitate His Lordship’s judgments.
She is a Lecturer, Faculty of Law- GIMPA, the Vice President, Ghana ADR Hub, Senior Associate, Sam Okudzeto and Associates with over 10 years practice experience and the first female President of the Law Students Union, KNUST.