Honorary Title For Osei-Ameyaw

Kofi Osei-Ameyaw

The
Director General of the National Lottery Authority (NLA), Kofi Osei-Ameyaw, has
been enskinned as Pieri Naa by the Sankana Traditional Council for his selfless
devotion towards the development of the Sankana Traditional Area. 

Pieri Naa,
which means the “King of Rocks” is the highest development title given to
a distinguished personality who possesses the qualities of permanence,
resilience, strength and creativity.

The enskinment
took place at Sankana in the Upper West Region during the 2019 Kalibi Tigri Festival.

The Overlord
of the Sankana Traditional Council, Naa Pagranige Saakoe Mornah III, showered praises
on Mr. Osei-Ameyaw for his enormous support to the people of
Sankana. 

He urged
Mr. Osei-Ameyaw to continue his good works of providing jobs and financial
support to the deprived communities in Ghana.

On his
part, Pieri Naa Kofi Osei-Ameyaw thanked Naa Pagranige Saakoe Mornah III
(Sankana Naa), the elders and people of Sankana for the honour bestowed on him
as Pieri Naa of Sankana Traditional Area. 

The
Director-General announced to the people of Sankana that GRA and NLA had
recently signed an agreement to collectively extend operations to their areas
to create jobs and increase revenue mobilization in line with President
Akufo-Addo’s ‘Ghana Beyond Aid’ and ‘Africa Beyond Aid’ agendas.

Pieri Naa
Kofi Osei-Ameyaw stated that the NLA would soon start the piloting of the solar-powered
E-kiosks across the country and the Sankana community has been chosen as one of
the communities for the piloting. The E-kiosk project would create jobs for the
people of Sankana, especially the youth.

Mr.
Osei-Ameyaw entreated the people of Sankana to have absolute faith and trust in
President Akufo-Addo’s government. 

He donated some money to the Sankana Traditional Council for the socio-economic development of the area.



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