Joshua Akutey, hails from Tsito, in the Ho West Constituency of the Volta region.
He had his elementary and secondary education in the Volta Region. He holds a National
Higher Diploma in Business Studies from Ho Polytechnic.
Joshua is a hardworking, disciplined and tenacious gentleman who has the interest of the youth at heart.
Joshua was the treasurer of Ho Polytechnic SRC between 2011-2013. He was part of the group that formed the progressive youth movement (PYM) of the PPP in tertiary institutions across the Volta Region in 2012, and was subsequently appointed the Volta Regional Youth coordinator of the Movement in 2013.
Joshua believes in Youth development and empowerment. His believe is based on the fact that, every Youth has a unique potential, and this potential if properly harnessed will contribute to National Development. Hence he will set up Youth development centres in Ho West Constituency to train and help develop the talents of the Youth.
He will also set up an Education Fund to help needy but brilliant students further their education at the tertiary level, after enjoying Free Compulsory Education from kindergarten to SHS, under the next PPP government.