Ahead of his inauguration on Saturday, President-elect of the Republic of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has named Eugene Arhin as the Director of Communications at the Presidency.
Commenting on his appointment, Nana Akufo-Addo said Mr. Arhin has been of invaluable assistance to him during his work as flag-bearer of the New Patriotic Party (NPP).
“He is a young man who has been my Press Secretary for the last 3 or 4 years and whom i find to be extremely dedicated and efficient in the work of these matters, Nana Akufo-Addo intimated.”
The President-elect added that a great deal of the information and publicity of what he (Akufo-Addo) has been doing, what the party (NPP) has been doing, and position on matters with respect to the Ghanaian people have been filtered through him.
Eugene Arhin is a graduate of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Materials Engineering.
He worked as a Teaching Assistant in the Department of Materials Engineering for a year, and joined the Danquah Institute as a Research Analyst in 2008.
He held this position until he was appointed as the Press Secretary to the NPP flag-bearer in February 2014.
Mr Arhin is 33 years old and married with one child.