Northern

Short Profile of Regional Executive Secretary

Fr. Thaddeus Kuusah is a priest of the Archdiocese of Tamale where he has been working for the past twenty one years. He comes from Nandom in the Upper West Region of Ghana and schooled in St. Francis Xavier Minor Seminary in WA. After his ordination in 1997, he went to do his Masters in Social Science with specialization in Social Communications at the Gregorian University in Rome.

Upon return to the diocese in 2003, he has been in charge of the department of Social Communications and part time teaching in the Major Seminary in Tamale. He has also been in charge of the Justice and Peace Commission since 2005 and also the Satellite Peace Centre of the Archdiocese till date.

He has worked since 2004 with Regional Peace Council in the Northern Region first as chairman and now as Executive Secretary. He is also the Board Chairman of WANEP-Ghana.

He has mediated and still mediating in many conflicts situations in the Northern Region of Ghana. He has great passion for reconciling broken relationships at the individual and community levels.

In brief, Fr. Thaddeus Kuusah whole life and ministry till now has been in Peacebuilding a ministry he considers as a vocation, as a calling to contribute to peaceful and stable communities in the Northern Region and Ghana as a whole.