The Structure of the Ministry

The structure of the Ministry is made up of;

The Minister’s office

The Deputy Ministers’ office

The Chief Director

The Line Directorates

The Technical Directorates

Sub-vented Organizations and State Owned Enterprises

Councils and Commissions

The Regional Directorates

The District Directorates

 

Position Name
Minister of Food And Agriculture Hon. Dr. Owusu Afriyie Akoto
Minister of State Hon. Dr. Gyiele Nurah
Deputy Minister in Charge of Annual Crops Hon. Dr. Sagre Bambangi
Deputy Minister in Charge of Horticulture Hon. George Oduro
Deputy Minister in Charge of Perennial Crops Hon. Kennedy Osei Nyarko
Chief Director Ag. Mr. Patrick Robert Ankobiah

Line Directorates Director
Human Resource Development and Management. Directorate (HRDM)  Mr. Kwadzo Adu
Finance and Administration Directorate (F&A) Mr. Patrick Robert Ankobiah (Director)
Policy Planning and Budget Directorate Mr. Daniel Ohemeng-Boateng (Director)
Monitoring and Evaluation Directorate (MED) Madam Ruby Neils (Head)
Project Coordination Unit Madam Angela Dannson (Director)
Agribusiness Unit Mr. Jeremy Agyemang (Head)
Statistics, Research and Information Directorate (SRID) Mr. George Harrison Opoku (Director)

Technical Directorates

Director

Animal Production Directorate (APD) Mr. Kwamena Arkorful (Director)
Veterinary Services Directorate (VSD) Dr. Kenneth Gbeddy (Director)
Women In Agriculture Development (WIAD) Madam Paulina Addy (Ag. Director)
Plant Protection and Regulatory Services Directorate (PPRSD) Dr. Mrs. Felicia Ansah Amprofi (Director)
Agricultural Engineering Services Directorate (AESD)  Mr. Amatus K. B. Deyang (Director)
Agricultural Extension Services (DAES) Dr. Kwame Amezah (Director)
Directorate of Crop Services (DCS) Mr. Emmanuel Asante Krobea (Director)
Financial Controller Mrs. Diana Kissiwa (Director)

Sub-vented Organizations

Head

Ghana Irrigation Development Authority (GIDA) Dr. Ben Nyamadi (Chief Executive)
Grains and Legumes Development Board(GLDB) Dr. Robert A Asuboah (Executive Director)
Irrigation Company of Upper Region (ICOUR) Alhaji Issah A. Bukari (Managing Director)
STATE OWNED ENTERPRISES (SOEs)
National Food Buffer Stock Company (NAFCO) (Chief Executive)

Councils

The Veterinary Council advises the Hon. Minister on issues of veterinary service delivery and organization

The Chairman of the Council is Dr. Kwame O Jyening

Heads of Regional Directorates :

Region Position Name
Ashanti Director Mr. John Manu
Brong Ahafo Director Dr. Cyril Quist
Central Director Mr. Geshon Wodzrah
Eastern Director Mr. Henry K. Crenstil Junior
Greater Accra Director Mr. Delali Kofi Nutsokpo
Northern Director Mr. W. Boakye-Acheampong
Upper East Ag. Director Mr. Saibu Mahama
Upper West Director Mr. Sasu Yeboah
Western Director Mr. A. R. Z. Salifu
Volta Director Mr. Kofi Larbi