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New Direction For Lotteries As Sammi Awuku heads NLA

President Nana Akufu-Addo has appointed the National Organizer of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Sammi Awuku, as the new Director-General of the National Lottery Authority(NLA).Mr Awuku, who takes over from Kofi Osei Ameyaw, is expected to inject some massive transformation into the state-owned institution which in the past has been in the news for the wrong reasons. Mr Awuku, who has served the ruling party New Patriotic Party(NPP) previously as Deputy Communication Director, National Youth Organizer and currently National Organizer, is among the confidence and admiration of the President.

Mr Awuku’s appointment is likely to excite the NPP base as he is seen as the “ people’s person” and a bridge between the Government and the party. He is expected to lead several reforms at the NLA in line with the President’s vision to reposition the NLA as a major income earner and create wealth for Ghanaians.Source as the presidency say, the president believes Mr Awuku will also use his great interpersonal skills to bring stability and calm at the Authority. Mr Awuku enjoys enormous support, particularly amongst the youth of the country and is expected that his appointment will generate a lot of positivity among young Ghanaian.

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