Hon Catherine Afeku is one of the prolific female Members of Parliament in the 4th Republic Parliament. She entered the political scene under President Kufuor’s era as the Government Spokesperson for Infrastructure. She earned the admiration of the media and the general public with her appearance on the National Television and other media outlets.
Madam Catherine Afeku always talked about her passion to serve the public in an elected position but she had a lot of obstacles. She stood in a predominantly CPP zone in the Nzema area but shocked observers and analyst by becoming the first person ever to win parliamentary seat in the Nzema area on the NPP/UP/PP ticket.
She has continued to impress with her stellar performance in Parliament. She has made several meaningful contributions on the floor and serves on Committees that are typically dominated by her male colleagues. Click here for a link to contributions from Parliament by Hon. Afeku. She serves on 3 Committees in Parliament. They are the Road and Transport Committee, The Communications Committee as the Deputy Ranking Member and the Business Committee.