The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has been awarded the Distinguished Service Award at the just ended Ghana international Products Award organized in Accra on the 25th June 2021 at the Movenpick Hotel. The Authority was awarded for playing a pivotal role and contributing to scientific and technology advancements while ensuring the safety, efficacy, and quality of its regulated products.
The award was received by Mrs. Akua Amartey (Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Technical Operations Division) and Mr. Rodrick Daddey-Agyei (Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Food Division) on behalf of the CEO, Mrs. Delese Darko.
The Distinguished Service Award sought to reward individuals and institutions in the food sector who have exhibited exceptional performance in the development of products and services in the country.
The Ghana International Products Award is the maiden award event organized by KN Unique Communications, a top marketing communication and corporate branding firm with a drive for the growth of talents, brands, and organizations through world-class communications solutions.
The KN Unique Communications in the past has organized various top corporate events with partners which include strategic Accountancy Africa, Ministry of Health, Pension Africa, Zeliate Media, West Africa Chamber of Commerce and industry, Ministry of Finance, Association of National Pensions Regulatory Authorities etc.
Notable personalities including Chiefs, Members of Parliament, Heads of Corporate Institutions among other dignitaries were in attendance.
The FDA exists to protect public health by assuring the safety, efficacy and security of human and veterinary drugs, food, biological products, cosmetics, medical devices, household chemical substances, tobacco and the conduct of clinical trials in the country.