Ras Mubarak, has been appointed National Youth Coordinator by President John Mahama.

The 34-year-old farmer, freelance media publicist and political consultant, has always spoken about his interest in harnessing the energies of the youth of Ghana for greater good.

Ras Mubarak will be taking over from Sedina Tamakloe-Attionu who has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of the Micro and Small Loans Centre (MASLOC) – an agency under the Office of the President which functions as the microfinance apex-body responsible for implementing the government’s microfinance programmes aimed at reducing poverty as well as creating jobs and wealth.