Ministry of Communications wins Award

IMANI Centre for Policy and Education released its annual public sector performance report at an awards Ceremony and dinner held at the Tang Palace Hotel in Accra. The report, named inspirational Public sector Leadership Awards ranked 45 Ministries, Departments and Agencies on five main pillars: Engagement, Transparency, Social Inclusion, Innovation and Management Effectiveness for the period October 2016 – October 2017.
The five institutions that emerged as most inspirational were the Ministry of Communications, the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre, the Gender, Children and Social Protection Ministry, the Food and Agriculture Ministry and Finance Ministry.
In his acceptance speech, the Deputy Minister for Communications, Hon. George Andah said such rare recognition for the Ministry’s work was testimony that they had chartered a new path to truly serving the public. He urged his fellow awardees to be spurred on by the awards to help the government realize its objective of impacting the lives of Ghanaians in a positive way. Hon. Andah suggested IMANI include the registration for the Ghana Post digital and property addressing as a criteria for compliance in next year’s awards.
Earlier, the Minister for Communications, Mrs. Ursula Owusu-Ekuful acknowledged the award and said “We appreciate it and it will spur us on to work even harder next year”