OFI Ghana donates GHS300,000 to Otumfuo's 'ailing' Komfo Anokye project

By Jacob Agyenim Boateng || Contributor
Regional News OFI Ghana donates GHS300,000 to Otumfuo's 'ailing' Komfo Anokye project

Olam Food Ingredients Ghana Limited (OFI Ghana), a Licensed Buying Company (LBC) in Ghana’s cocoa sector and exporter of cashews in the industry has donated GHS300,000 to the Okomfo Anokye Teaching Hospital.

The donation according to the company formed part of efforts to support the "Heal Komfo Anokye Project" project launched by the Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II.

The company was on Thursday, November 16, 2023 led by the Head of Stakeholder Relations at the Otumfuo Osei Tutu II Foundation, Mr Kwabena Owusu Ababio to present the money to the Chief Executive Officer of KATH Professor Addai-Mensah.

The Head of Procurement for (OFI), Madam Silvia Araba Amo Asare, during the presentation, commended the Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II and the leadership of the Okomfo Anokye Teaching Hospital for the initiative.

She revealed that Olam Food Ingredients Ghana Limited has provided timely support to individuals, agencies, groups and communities where they operate as part of their corporate social responsibility.

She added that, thee donation was part of the many interventions they offer to their development partners.

"We have taken an important role in helping to build a cocoa sector that provides long-term, positive support for cocoa farmers to, their communities and the environment in which they operate and this is no exception," she stressed.

She however pledged the company's continuous support in developmental projects in the regions they operate.

Receiving the dummy cheque from Olam Ingredients Ghana Limited, the CEO of KATH, Professor Addai Mensah thanked the company for supporting the project

He noted that the donation will go a long way to make the "Heal Komfo Anokye Project " a reality.

He called on well-meaning Ghanaians and corporate organizations to emulate what OFI has done and contribute their quota to the project.