Sammy Gyamfi Biography:
Samuel Adu Gyamfi popularly known as Sammy Gyamfi is a smart and outspoken Ghanaian lawyer, politician, and high ranking member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC).
The vibrant and firebrand lawyer-cum-politician is currently the National Communication Officer of the biggest opposition party in Ghana, the National Democratic Congress (NDC).
Sammy was born into a very rich family of the late famous Kumasi-based wealthy business mogul, Nana Kofi Genfi — who was described as the “hatman” in the 90s.
The bold, bravery, and fearless lawyer, Sammy Gyamfi has been the chief t0rmentor and a th0rn in the flesh of the governing party, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) led by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.
Sammy Gyamfi Age & Date of Birth
Sammy Gyamfi was born on Tuesday, March 28th, 1989.
The outspoken politician is today 32 years of age and will be 33 years come next year, 2022.
Sammy Gyamfi Childhood, Early life, Parents, Hometown, Family, Siblings
Sammy was born to Mr and Mrs. Gyamfi at Old Suame in Kumasi where he has lived most part of his life.
The young Ghanaian politician hails from Wamfie in the Bono Region of Ghana.
He has also lived part of his life in Sunyani.
Sammy Gyamfi was born into a noble and rich family of the late famous business tycoon in the Ashanti Region, Nana Kofi Genfi who owned a fleet of luxurious cars and expensive hotels in Kumasi and beyond in the 90s.
Sammy’s mother is a caterer who is popularly known for her delicious fried rice catering services known as Pinaman’s Kitchen which is located close to their family owned hotel at Suame, Kumasi, which is known as “Hotel Swaggart”.
Interestingly, because Sammy Gyamfi was a “good boy”, he joined his mother’s business after writing his Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) exams and became a fried rice vendor.
His younger brother, Dr. Pastor Daniel Gyamfi is a pastor and a professional medical doctor who graduated with distinction from the University of Development Studies’ medical school in 2020.
Sammy Gyamfi Senior High School (shs), University Education
Sammy Gyamfi started his basic education at Living Waters International School and Glad Tidings International School.
Sammy completed St. James Seminary Secondary School in Sunyani for his senior high school education.
After SHS, he proceeded to the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in Kumasi, Ashanti Region of Ghana, where he earned his first degree.
Sammy was admitted to the Ghana School of Law where he became the SRC President and later graduated with a Bachelor of Laws Degree (abbreviated LL.B).
Sammy Gyamfi was called to the bar on Friday, October 5th, 2018.
Sammy Gyamfi Son
Sammy Gyamfi has confirmed initial reports that he already has a son with an unnamed Ghanaian lady.
In an interview with Adakabre Frimpong Manso on Neat FM in Accra in 2020, the NDC’s National Communication Officer confirmed that he is a proud father of one.
Sammy Gyamfi added that he has a ‘tight’ relationship with his son who is nine years old.
He, however, did not disclose the name of his 9-year-old son.
Sammy Gyamfi Marriage: Wife, Girlfriend
Sammy Gyamfi is still single, and perhaps searching. In other words, he is not married yet.
So, the single ladies out there, you can try and catch Sammy’s eye anytime you see him around.
Sammy Gyamfi Religion
Sammy is a very religious person and has maintained that he doesn’t joke with matters of spirituality and security due to threats he receives from unscrupulous people who mostly intend to bully or intimidate him.
In an interview with Bola Ray, he said:
“I try to shun all sorts of fear because like I said I don’t joke with my spirituality as a person and biblically speaking when you fear you attract it and so I live a very happy life and fear is not something I entertain…,
“The thoughts can come in your spiritual development as a person but you must reject the thoughts of fear and focus on the thoughts of love and peace because that’s what the bible says. I am very cautious, I take my security very seriously…”
Sammy Gyamfi Politics: National Communications Officer of NDC
Sammy Gyamfi’s political career began during his first year at the Unity Hall of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST).
According to Sammy, his interest in politics heightened because he always found himself in the company of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) tertiary group members known as Tertiary Education and Students Confederacy (TESCON), debating national issues.
He, however, stressed that he made a switch to the National Democratic Congress (NDC) tertiary group on campus known as Tertiary Educational Institutions Network (TEIN) after he experienced discrimination and intolerance from members of NPP’s TESCON.
Sammy Gyamfi, after his switch, won the hearts of many members of the TEIN-NDC KNUST branch due to his outspoken nature and in-depth knowledge about political and social issues.
From 2011 to 2012, he rose to the top and became the President of NDC’s TEIN on KNUST campus.
From 2012 to 2016, Sammy Gyamfi was appointed by the then Mayor of Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly, Mr. Kojo Bonsu, as the spokesperson and public relations officer for the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly.
He also became the Communications Director for Ibrahim Mahama’s Exton Cubic Mining Group.
In November, 2018, Sammy Gyamfi contested and won massively the National Communication Officer position of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), beating his contender Fred Agbenyo by 4,000 votes.
He currently serves as the Convenor of the Coalition for Social Justice (CSJ).
Sammy Gyamfi Twitter account
@sammygyamfi2017 or https://twitter.com/sammygyamfi2017
Sammy Gyamfi Instagram account
@sammygyamfi99 or https://www.instagram.com/sammygyamfi99/
Source: George Awiadem Maclean | BieGyaNation.Com