Mr. Samuel (Sammi) Awuku is the Director General of the National Lotteries Authority (NLA). Young Sammi Awuku was appointed to the position on 31st July, 2021 by His Excellency, President Nana Akufo Addo, to replace Kofi Osei Ameyaw, who was due for statutory retirement.
Samuel Awuku is a Ghanaian politician who served as Deputy Communications Director, National Youth Organiser and currently the National Organiser of the New Patriotic Party (NPP). He is also the Board Chairman of the National Youth Employment Agency (YEA). Sammi is the only son among four sisters and the last born of his parents. He was born and raised in Koforidua, in the Eastern Region of Ghana. Sammi had his basic education at Nana Kwaku Boateng Experimental School. He continued his secondary education
When the NDC went for their congress at Labadi, it was to elect people with the wherewithal, competence and determination to see to it that the party achieves success as it prepared for the 2020 elections. They elected Joshua Akamba as their organizer, saying they didn’t want any timorous person to lead them in that department. Yaw Boateng Gyan was discarded because Akamba was tough looking and could stand up against the vibrant Sammi Awuku. I listened to Akamba and Awuku on Asempa FM’s Ekosii Sen show