The First Ladies of Ghana since 1960

The first lady is the wife of the sitting president of the country. Many of them set up NGOs to develop and empower women.

Below is a list of the First Ladies that Ghana has had since 1960.

NAMEHUSBANDTERM BEGANTERM ENDS
Fathia Nkrumah Kwame Nkrumah1 July 1960 24 February 1966
Mildred Ankrah Joseph Ankrah24 February 1966 2 April 1969
Christine AfrifaAkwasi Afrifa2 April 1969 7 August 1970
Nana Afua FremaNii Amaa Ollennu7 August 1970 31 August 1970
Nana Yeboakua Ofori-Atta Edward Akufo-Addo31 August 1970 13 January 1972
Faustina Acheampong Ignatius Kutu Acheampong13 January 1972 5 July 1978
Emily Akuffo Fred Akuffo5 July 1978 4 June 1979
Nana Konadu Agyeman Rawlings Jerry Rawlings4 June 1979 24 September 1979
Fulera Limann Hilla Limann24 September 1979 31 December 1981
Nana Konadu Agyeman Rawlings Jerry Rawlings31 December 19817 January 2001
Theresa Kufuor John Kufuor7 January 2001 7 January 2009
Ernestina Naadu MillsJohn Atta Mills7 January 2009 24 July 2012
Lordina Mahama John Dramani Mahama24 July 20126 January 2017
Rebecca Akufo-Addo Nana Akufo-Addo7 January 2017 To- Date