Deputy Minister (Forestry)


Honourable Benito Owusu Bio is a Deputy Minister for the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources and also the Member of Parliament for Atwima Nwabiagya North constituency in the Ashanti Region(January 2005 to date). He is in charge of forestry in the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources.
Honourable Owusu Bio, 49, comes from Akropong in the Ashanti Region and holds a B.Sc. (Land Economy, KNUST, 1994) and MSoc.Sc (Hospitality, Birmingham, UK, 1998). He was the ranking member for the lands and forestry committee (2013-2016) and later became the chairman in 2017 before his appointment as Deputy Minister. He was also a member public accounts committee of parliament. He is an active member of the New Patriotic Party (NPP).
Hon. Owusu Bio was the General Manager of Hotel Georgia in Kumasi.
He is married with three children.