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FC CE RECEIVES OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO PUBLIC SERVICE AWARD
Posted: 28 Oct 2019

                  

 

 

FC CE RECEIVES OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO PUBLIC SERVICE AWARD

The Chief Executive of Forestry Commission, Mr. Kwadwo Owusu Afriyie has received the Outstanding Contribution to Public Service Award at the plush Movenpick Ambassador Hotel in Accra. Mr. Kwadwo Owusu Afriyie was among several others, all from the public sector who were awarded for their selfless and dedicated service to the public sector.

The awards ceremony is the second, organised by Instinct Wave, the organisers of the awards event, with the first one happening in Kigali.

The Vice President of Ghana, H.E. Dr. Mahmud Bawumia, who was the Special Guest of Honour, enumerated the successes chalked in Ghana in the area of Information Communication Technology, and congratulated all the award winners. He further urged them to work harder than before to help push the government’s agenda in making Ghana one of the best forward.

Dedication of Award

The Chairman of the Forestry Commission Board, Brig – Gen(Rtd) Joseph Odei; Mr JM Allotey, Deputy Chief Executive of Forestry Commission; Mr. Oppon Sasu, Executive Director of Forest Services Division, directors and managers of the Commission accompanied Mr. Owusu Afriyie to the event.

The Chief Executive dedicated the award to the Board, Management and staff of the Commission for “Without the entire staff, I couldn’t have achieved this feat all by myself. I also take this opportunity to congratulate all the beneficiaries of the Youth in Afforestation Programme who have planted over 15,500 hectares of various tree species across the country. They have also contributed to this great feat that I have achieved and for which I have been given this award. I pray that in the coming years, we will work harder than before and achieve more laurels”, he concluded.

As part of activities for the night, there was a networking session where all organisations represented at the event had the opportunity to interact and make new friends from other organisations and countries.

                     

 

 

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