- Paul Adom Otchere has been sworn in as the Board Chairman of the GACL
- The seven-member board chaired by journalist Paul Adom-Otchere will now steer the affairs of the company
- Present on the board were representatives from the Transport ministry and Ghana Air Force
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Ace broadcaster and host of Good Evening Ghana on Metro TV, Paul Adom-Otchere, has been sworn-in as board chairman of the Ghana Airports Company Limited.
The new board, which was inaugurated under the auspices of the Ministry of Transport, was done by the sector minister, Kweku Ofori Asiamah, and his deputy, Alhassan Tampuli.
The seven-member board chaired by journalist Paul Adom-Otchere will now steer the affairs of the company.
The board of GACL also has three other presidential appointees; Teye Adjirackor, Kwabena Mantey Jectey Nyarko and Philomena Sam.
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Sitting on the board is also the company’s Managing Director, Yaw Kwakwa; a Ministry of Transport representative, Francis Kofi Nunoo and a representative from the Ghana Air Force, Grp. Cpt. Gervase Wienaa.
In his address, the deputy minister reminded the board that they should support the management and ensure that policy directives of the ministry is implemented.
He promised the ministry’s support to the board and wished them well.
In response, Adom-Otchere thanked the minister for the composition of the board which he says retains all the necessary expertise to ensure the success of the company.
He promised that the board will continue to enhance the peaceful relations now seen between management and the unions.
He also said the company will continue to work to mitigate the challenges brought about by the pandemic. He said the board will work with the ministry to improve the financial situation of the company .
Akufo-Addo appoints Adom-Otchere as GACL board
YEN.com.gh earlier reported that President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo had appointed broadcaster Paul Adom Otchere as the Board Chairman of the Ghana Airport Company Limited (GACL).
His appointment was announced in a letter dated 30th August 2021.
Adom Otchere, who hosts the Good evening Ghana show on Metro TV is known for defending government policies a lot.
This appointment of Adom Otchere makes him one of few appointees who are in the media space.
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