Jerry Ahmed Shaib heads Coastal Development Authority

Jerry Ahmed Shaib, a former Deputy CEO of the Coastal Development Authority, has been made substantive head.

He takes over form his former boss Samuel Attah Mensah, who left the job recently. Shaib’s appointment speaks to Section 3(1) of the Coastal Development Authority Act, 2017 (Act 961). He will however need some confirmation from the governing Board in consultation with the Public Services Commission.

Popularly known as CHORKOR LAWYER, he is a Lawyer by profession, and holds an MBA from the University of Ghana.

He was the New Patriotic Party Parliamentary Candidate for Ablekuma South in the last elections; he lost to the NDC’s Alfred Oko Vanderpuije.

Shaib, a BA, LLB and MPhil holder, is also a board member Of The Special Olympics, and an Executive member Of the Ghana Olympics Committee.