May 22, 2024

New Patriotic Party (NPP) flagbearer hopeful, Kennedy Ohene Agyapong turns 63 years today, Friday, 16th June, 2023.

The Member of Parliament for Assin Central constituency in the Central region was born on 16th June, 1960.

The businessman wrote on his twitter handle today, “Share in my joy as the Lord has added another year to my life, May he give me the strength and courage to carry on. Amen” He tweeted.

Kennedy Ohene Agyapong is confident of emerging victorious in the party’s flagbearer election.

His team made this known after picking up his nomination forms at the NPP headquarters in Accra on Thursday.

Kennedy Ohene Agyapong (born June 16, 1960) is a Ghanaian politician and businessman who represents Assin Central in parliament for the New Patriotic Party. He was first elected a member of parliament in 2000 to the seat of Assin North. He retained his seat in the 2004 and 2008 parliamentary elections. In 2012 he was elected in the new seat of Assin Central and was re-elected in 2016. He also retained his seat in the 2020 general elections. He is currently the Chairman of the Parliament’s Defense and Interior Committee.

Early life and education

Ohene Agyapong was born 16 June 1960 and hails from Assin Dompim in the Central Region of Ghana. He had his secondary education at Adisadel College in the Central Region. Agyapong holds a GCE A Level and dropped out from Fordham University, New York, USA. He is a farmer and businessman, director of Assin Farms, Supercare Group of Companies and Hollywood Shopping Centre. He is married with 22 children.


Kennedy Agyapong still remains one of the politicians who have never lost election. His intellectual work in the 2016 elections resulted in the victory of Nana Addo Dankwah Akufo- Addo. He also contributed immensely to the victory of most NPP parliamentary candidates- such as K.T Hammond and many more.

Kennedy Agyapong chairs the Communication Committee in Parliament, under the current presidency of Nana Akufo-Addo.

Meanwhile, Loved ones and Sympathizers of Hon Kennedy Ohene Agyapong, M.P for Assin Central and an NPP Presidential Candidate Hopeful are lasing up their boots to embark on a massive clean up on Saturday 17th June 2023 dubbed *”Clarion Call”* to clean vantage areas across the country to honour him as his birthday gift since Friday 16th June is his birthday.

Speaking to journalists in an  interview via telephone from the United States of America (USA); Ms Karena  Crankson aka Queen Kennedy,  the Organiser  for  the Programme said “plans are far advanced to make the programme a successful one and since cleanliness is next to Godliness hence all must endeavour to keep the country clean always.”