For the first time in many successive governments, a mainstream creative person has attained a governmental appointment outside the corridors of arts/entertainment.
Bice Osei-Kuffour, popularly known as Obour has been appointed by the President, H.E. Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo as the Acting Managing Director, Ghana Post Company Limited.
Obour, in his new position, is to see to the expansion of the company’s postal network to viable areas and improve service to non-viable areas – www.myjoyonline.com reports!
He will also be occupied with improving mail security, the existing ancillary services such as financial services to augment the traditional ones and promote all postal products to create awareness of their existence, among other things.
His appointment comes at a time when Ghana Post has been on a turnaround path leading to significant growth through the introduction of new services and expansion of its fleet.
Digitization of Post Offices across the country has been at the center of the turnaround strategy, allowing the company flexibility to easily add on new services, whiles the introduction of digital addresses by the government has come to enhance the delivery of mails and parcels.