Fuse ODG made cocoa ambassador
United Kingdom-based Ghanaian artiste of international repute, Fuse ODG has been appointed brand ambassador for cocoa in Ghana.
This was announced during the 70 years anniversary celebration of the Ghana Cocoa Board which also coincided with the celebration of the National Cocoa Day, held in Kumasi on October 2, 2017.
Speaking at the event, President Akufo-Addo who performed the official launch of the anniversary celebration expressed confidence in Ghana’s cocoa industry and reiterated government’s commitment to initiate interventions that would raise the production and returns on the cash crop.
The President was also delighted to announce the appointment of Fuse ODG as the brand ambassador for cocoa who according to him has the responsibility of promoting the consumption of cocoa both in Ghana and across the world.
“One of the world’s biggest Afropop artiste. Our very own Fuse ODG in addition to his other duties as tourism ambassador has taken upon himself to promote the consumption of cocoa products not only in Ghana but across the world. I thank him for this patriotic gesture”, he said
This comes few days after Ghana’s Tourism, Arts and Culture Minister, Hon. Madam Catherin Afeku named Fuse ODG and some 29 other celebrities as tourism ambassador.
These popular Ghanaian influencers would have the mission of helping government to promote the growth of tourism in the country.
The new Tourism Ambassadors were ‘out-doored’ at a ceremony organised by the Ghana Tourism Authority in Tamale, Northern Region.
Among the 30 ambassadors are Agya Koo, Nana Kwame Ampadu, Okyeame Kwame, Van Vicker, Fuse ODG, D-Black, and Pa John Bentsifi Dadson.
Others are Praye, Andy Dosty, SP Kofi Sarpong, Fancy Gadam, Bibi Bright, among others.
By: Kwame Dadzie/citifmonline.com/Ghana