The Vice President of the Republic of Ghana, His Excellency Dr Mahamudu Bawumia was privileged to be the Guest of Honor at both the 70th anniversary celebration and 24th Awards Ceremony of the Ghana Journalist Association and Ghana National Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s 3rd Chamber Business Awards.
He reiterated Government’s appreciation of the collaborative role being played by the private sector in national development, especially in the digitization or formalization of Ghana’s economy. “This collaboration will soon lead to the roll out of a number of digitization programmes designed to make government services even more accessible”, he remarked.
The vice president said congratulations to Ms Doreen Hammond, winner of the 2018 Journalist of the year Award and all other winners and nominees. He was of a view that the media remains a key partner for development and Ghanaians will continue to rely on them to play their watchdog role in society.