Calm and collected Lawyer Tsatso Tsikata and his wife Madam Esther Cobbah have given Peacefmonline.com a rare opportunity to capture them together with our lenses.
Peacefmonline.com Photographer Edward K. Boateng met the high profile couple last Saturday during Komla Dumor’s funeral at the forecourt of the State House and respectfully requested them to pose for his camera. Mr. and Mrs. Tsikata who are hardly seen posing for pictures together publicly, willingly obliged, smiled and strike a pose for few shots.
Tsatsu Tsikata is one of the best lawyers Ghana has even produced. Tsatsu, born 1 October 1950 is a Ghanaian academician and lawyer. He is also a former Chief Executive of the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation.
Tsikata gained admission into the University of Ghana, Legon at the age of 16, where he obtained an LL.B First Class degree at the age of 18 years. Only one other 18 year old had completed a degree programme at that time.
He then won a post-graduate scholarship from the University of Ghana to Oxford University where he again obtained first class honors in Bachelor of Civil Law which is equivalent to a master’s degree at other British universities.
He was jailed five year for coursing Financial lost the state on June 18 2009 after a 6 year trial in court. He was released by the then President Kuffour who used his Prerogative of Mercy to free him. He openly refused President Kufour’s pardon insisting that he will the law to his establish his innocence.
Tsatsu’s face was seen on TV on daily basis for 8 month as the lead council for President Mahama and ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) during the election petition hearing last year and he is married to Esther Amba Numaba Cobbah with three children.
Madam Esther Cobbah has strong professional credentials in communications. She has degrees from the University of Ghana as well as a postgraduate degree from Cornell University in the United States of America.
She has a passion for the value of effective communications processes for corporate profitability, national development and international understanding. She has been a consultant for numerous organizations, local & international, public and private. She has grown the company from a study table to a reputable company in Africa’s communication industry.
Even though Tsatsu and wife madam Cobbah were morning, they managed to pull off an adorable smile exclusively for Peacefmonline.com.
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