Member of Parliament



HON. BENSON BABA TONGO

MP for TALENSI Constituency, Upper East Region.

Hometown:Tengzuk-Tongo
Party:National Democratic Congress (NDC)
Education:
Specialist Teachers Certificate in Physical Education (Sports) - 1075

Teachers Certificate A (Classroom Teacher) - 1970

JSC (Leadership, Command and Staff Duties) - 1983

PSC (Leadership, Command and Staff Duties) - 1987

Certificate in Public Administration (Management and administration) - 1987

Advanced Management in Prison Administration (Management in Prison Administration) - 2000

Chief Executive Programme (Management and Administration) - 2005

MSLC Distinction - 1966

Date of Birth:Thursday, 23rd September, 1948
Religion:Christian

Member of the following Parliaments
6th Parliament (NDC)

7th Parliament (NDC)


Employment

Ghana Education Service (Class room Teacher)

Ghana Education Service (Sports Master)

Ghana Prisons Service (Director of sports)

Ghana Prisons Service (Commandant)

Ghana Prisons Service (Deputy Director General)






Committees

Poverty Reduction Strategy CommitteeChairperson
Youth, Sports and Culture Committee
Defence and Interior Committee