Sara Adwoa Safo Biography: Adwoa Safo, also known as Adwoa Safo Sarah, is a prominent Ghanaian politician and lawyer. Adwoa Safo was born in Ashanti Bekwai, Ghana on December 28, 1981. Safo Adwoa is a brilliant and inspiring woman who has accomplished much. At the age of 22, she was the Ghana School of Law’s youngest graduate lawyer. Adwoa Safo has presided over numerous cases in Africa and the United States. In 2013, she was elected as a New Patriotic Party (NPP) member of Parliament for the Dome Kwabenya constituency.Thank you for reading this post, don't forget to subscribe!
Who Is Sarah Adwoa Safo
Sarah Adwoa Safo is a Ghanaian lawyer, politician, women’s rights activist, and Member of Parliament for Accra’s Dome-Kwabenya Constituency.
Adwoa Safo served as Ghana’s Minister for Gender, Children, and Social Protection until her dismissal by President Nana Addo on Thursday, July 28, 2022.
Glitz Africa named her one of the Top 100 Inspirational Women of the Year in July 2019.
Ms Adwoa Safo became the first female Ghanaian Deputy Majority Leader of the Republic of Ghana’s 7th Parliament.
She is Ghana’s first female Chairperson of the Inter-Parliamentary Friendship Association.
Adwoa Safo is also the first-ever female Member of Parliament for the Dome-Kwabenya Constituency.
On September 7th, 2018, she received the “Sustainable Procurement Transformation Award” at the maiden edition of Ghana Procurement & Supply Chain Awards.
Since 2013, the Legislator has been the New Patriotic Party Member of Parliament (MP) for the Dome-Kwabenya Constituency in the Greater Accra Region of Ghana.
She was heavily trolled recently in Ghana for speaking what is termed as #LAFA (Locally Aquired Foreign Accent) during an interview with Joy FM.
Sarah Adwoa Safo Birthday
Sarah Adwoa Safo was born on Monday, December 28th, 1981.
The Member of Parliament for Dome Kwabenya celebrates her birthday on every 28th December.
Sarah Adwoa Safo Age
Adwoa Safo is currently 40 years old and will be 41 years come December this year, 2022.
Sara Adwoa Safo Hometown
Sarah Adwoa Safo is an Asante girl at heart.
The Dome-Kwabenya MP is from Bekwai in Ghana’s Ashanti Region.
Sara Adwoa Safo Parents
Sarah Adwoa Safo was born in Accra, Ghana, to the famous Ghanaian innovator and industrialist, Apostle Dr Kwadwo Safo Kantanka and Madam Ewurama Serwaa (original).
Adwoa Safo’s mother passed away in 2018 after a brief illness.
Sarah Adeoa Safo Father Apostle Dr Kwadwo Safo Kantanka
Adwoa Safo adores her father, Apostle Dr Kwadwo Safo Kantanka, and honors him wherever she goes.
Apostle Dr Kwadwo Safo Kantaka is a well-known Ghanaian industrialist and one of the country’s wealthiest innovators.
Apostle Dr Kwadwo Safo Kantaka was born on August 26, 1948, in Bekwai, Ghana’s Ashanti Region.
In Ghana, he founded and leads the Kristo Asafo Mission.
Apostle Kwadwo Safo is dubbed “THE SHINING STAR OF AFRICA” by many.
Sara Adwoa Safo Mother
It should be noted that Sarah Adwoa Safo’s biological mother, Madam Ewurama Serwaa (original), is still alive and well.
She is still legally married to Apostle Dr Kwadwo Safo Kantanka, with whom she has three children: Sarah Adwoa Safo, the eldest; Nana Becky/Rebecca, the second eldest; and Nana Yaw, the youngest.
Madam Ewurama Serwaa now resides in the United Kingdom (UK).
It should be noted that Sarah Adwoa Safo’s biological mother is still alive and well, Madam Ewurama Serwaa (original).
She is still legally married to Apostle Dr Kwadwo Safo Kantanka, with whom she has three children: the eldest, Sarah Adwoa Safo; the second eldest, Nana Becky/Rebecca; and the youngest, Nana Yaw.
Madam Ewurama Serwaa is currently residing in the United Kingdom (UK).
Sara Adwoa Safo Sisters And Brothers
Sarah Adwoa Safo has other siblings besides her two blood sister and brother.
Between Sarah Adwoa Safo’s biological mother, Madam Ewurama Serwaa and Apostle Dr Kwadwo Safo Kantanka, they have three children.
And they are Sarah Adwoa Safo (herself), the eldest; Nana Becky/Rebecca, the second eldest; and Nana Yaw, the last born.
Apostle Dr Kwadwo Safo Kantanka is also married to Madam Vera Safo Kantanka and together, they have four children with their eldest child (son) being Kwadwo Safo Kantanka Jnr., the current CEO of Kantanka Group of Companies.
Another well-known sibling of Sarah Adwoa Safo is Jochedbed Safo Kantanka who is popularly referred to as Awura Adwoa.
Sara Adwoa Safo Husband
Sarah Adwoa Safo married Mr Hanny Nana Yaw Mouhtiseb in a colorful traditional wedding on August 4th, 2019.
The private wedding ceremony took place at her father’s home in Taifa, Accra, Ghana.
The colorful ceremony was attended by NPP government officials, friends, close relatives, and family members, including her father and brother, Kwadwo Safo Jr, CEO of Kantanka Groups of Companies.
On Sunday, August 8th, 2022, Sarah Adwoa Safo, in a facebook post, celebrated her husband, Hanny Mouhtiseb, on their fourth wedding anniversary.
The Dome-Kwabenya MP wrote:
“Happy Anniversary my Love and Joy Hanny.
“I can’t believe it’s been four years of marital bliss already. Time they say flies when you are having fun and our marriage has been a trite definition of that.
“These past four years with you has given me some of my best and fondest memories of my life and I am grateful to God for bringing us together. You’re a great husband and a wonderful father and its been a pleasure to share the last four years of my life with you.
“Thank you for being my rock and strength especially this past year. You’ve been the silverlining in what has been a stormy year.
“You have touched my heart in more ways than I imagined possible and I love you more and more with each passing year.
“Here’s to many more years filled with Love, Joy and Eternal bliss.
“I will always love you my dear Hanny. Happy 4th Anniversary.”
Who Is Adwoa Safo’s Husband
Hanny Mouhtiseb is a Ghanaian and his full name is Hanny Nana Yaw Mouhtiseb.
Mr Hanny has his roots from the Ashanti Region of Ghana.
Hanny Mouhtiseb went to Mfantsipim Senior High School in Cape Coast in the Central Region of Ghana.
He is a member of Mfantsipim Old Boys Association (MOBA).
Sarah Adwoa Safo Children
Sarah Adwoa Safo is a mother of three children.
She had her first two children, Kelvin Kantanka Ohene Safo-Agyapong and Daniella Safo-Agyapong, with Assin North Member of Parliament Kennedy Agyapong.
The Dome-Kwabenya MP and her husband, Mr Hanny Nana Yaw Mouhtiseb, have a new baby.
Her son, Kelvin Kantanka Ohene Safo-Agyapong, graduated from Applewild School, a co-educational junior boarding and day school in Massachusetts, United States of America, on June 14th, 2022. (USA).
Sarah Adwoa Safo And Kennedy Agyapong
Adwoa Safo revealed the faces of her two children with controversial Ghanaian politician and Assin North MP Kennedy Agyapong for the first time in 2020.
On several occasions, the outspoken Member of Parliament for Assin North has stated that he has two children with Sarah Adwoa Safo.
The two children were photographed during their grandfather, Apostle Dr Kwadwo Safo Kantanka’s, birthday celebration at his home in Taifa, Accra.
Sara Adwoa Safo Early Life
The Dome Kwabenya MP was born and raised in Accra where she spent most part of her life.
She grew up in a house close to Auntie Ceci’s maternity home in Lartebiokorshie, Accra.
Growing up, Adwoa Safo was, for a long time, restricted by her parents as she was trained home with her siblings.
She intermittently lived in the United States of America growing up as a young girl.
Sara Adwoa Safo Education, School
Sarah Adwoa Safo was priviledged to be homeschooled for her Basic, Junior, and Senior High School education.
In 1998, she succesfully wrote and passed her GCE A’ Level exams.
At age 17, Adwoa Safo gained admission to the University of Ghana, Faculty of Law.
She became the vice-president of the Law Students Union (LSU) in her final year while at the University of Ghana.
In 2002, she successfully graduated with Bachelor of Law (L.L.B.) degree from the University of Ghana, Faculty of Law.
At age 22 in October, 2004, Adwoa Safo was called to the Bar after furthering her education at the Ghana School of Law.
The Dome Kwabenya MP currently holds an LLM from George Washington University where she furthered her education
Sarah Adwoa Safo Net Worth
Sarah Adwoa Safo is the daughter of one of Ghana’s richest industrialists, Apostle Kwadwo Safo Kantanka.
The Dome-Kwabenya MP’s net worth is estimated to be $1 million USD.