Some government officials in 2021 performed exceptionally well in their respective offices, gaining public recognition and some gaining the hatred of a percentage of the populace.
One name that made headlines in 2021 is Henry Quartey, Greater Accra Regional Minister. The stout and stern man, made headlines due to his proactive measures in making ‘Accra work again.’
One person who was pleased by the work of the Regional Minister was President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, who noted that the minister initially rejected the offer of being regional minister.
“Henry Quartey has done well. And everyone can attest he is doing a good job in the country. I will tell you something to shock you, he actually said he was not interested in being the Greater Accra Minister at the beginning and I told him this is exactly what you will do so he should adjust his mind to it. And now everyone can see he came to do the job and not play.”
Henry Quartey in 2021 adopted proactive measures to making his region work, paramount amongst them was the relocation of traders at Agbogbloshie to Adjen Kotoku after several failed attempts.
Below are some of the things that he did earning him a name from Ghanaians: