Connect with us

Candidate Profiles

Profile of Hassan Ayariga, Flagbearer of the All People’s Congress (APC)

< 1 min read

Hassan Ayariga formed the All People’s Congress (APC) in 2020 after leaving the People’s National Congress(PNC) in 2016. He is the APC’s Presidential candidate for the 2020 elections.

Born to a politician father, Frank Abdulai Ayariga, who was a member of parliament for Bawku constituency during the Hilla Limann administration, Ayariga follows the political path of his father.

Ayariga had his secondary level education at the Ghana Secondary School after which he attended Barewa College in Zaria, in Nigeria. Following this, he furthered his education at the London School of Accountancy.

He started off his career as an accountant with WaffenSchmidt GmBH in Germany and then went on to be the Quality Control Manager at Peter Huppertz Ford motors in Germany.

Ayariga is the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Hassan Ayariga & Co. Haulage Company. He has also dabbled in the food industry, owning Hallo Pizza and a restaurant chain in the country. His latest venture is in waste management, where he has started Clean Us Ghana.

Ayariga is married with five children.

Roselena Ahiable is a Senior Researcher with Dubawa Ghana. Roselena has years of demonstrated work experience in advertising, sales and marketing, having worked with some of the leading brands in Ghana. She has completed a Master of Philosophy programme in Communication Studies at the University of Ghana, Legon, with specialisation in Public Relations and Advertising. She has also received advanced training in print and broadcast journalism. Roselena also holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English and Theatre Arts from the University of Ghana. As a trained journalist with interest in research, Roselena provides the team insight in news and media trend analysis.

Click to comment

Make a comment

More in Candidate Profiles