Second Deputy Governor of the Lender of Ghana (Bog) Elsie Addo Awadzi, was offered with the Glitz Africa Corporate Individuality of the Calendar year Award at the 2020 version of the Ghana Gals of the Calendar year Honours occasion.
At the occasion on Saturday, she was honoured for her sterling contributions in direction of shaping financial management in Ghana specially in the areas of Economical Regulation and Community Economic Management.
The ‘Ghana Women of the Calendar year Honours’ is an award plan instituted by Glitz Africa to rejoice ladies who use their knowledge, position and impact to encourage some others to make a distinction in driving other women of all ages forward.
Talking immediately after obtaining the award, Mrs Addo Awadzi explained thanked all the individuals who prayed and supported her in her job.
“It is not an straightforward activity but a girl can do it. The late Justice Ruth Ginsburg, the next girl appointed to the US Supreme Courtroom, said gals belong in each and every position wherever selections are getting created. I so much feel that ladies belong in each individual put the place essential selections that have an impact on the whole country are currently being built,” she additional.
Staying the second woman to occupy the job of Deputy Governor she compensated glowing tribute to Nana Oye Mansa Yeboaa, the only other female whom she claimed had the privilege to provide in the position from 1989 to 1997.
“Almost 21 a long time right after she completed serving in that job, I bought appointed in February 2018. Today, Saturday, September 26, takes place to be her 82nd birthday and I want to honour and rejoice her and devote this award to all the ladies of Ghana, to the girls at the Lender of Ghana, as very well as to Nana Oye Mansa.
“I do hope, and it is my fervent prayer that it won‟t be this sort of a big offer that a female is occupying this function. Sixty-three yrs of our nation‟s history and of the Financial institution of Ghana‟s existence is also lengthy to have experienced only two women serving as Deputy Governors.
“So it is my prayer that before extensive it will not be a major offer and we will have several women undertaking this.”
Mrs Addo Awadzi also expressed gratitude to God, her loved ones, the Lender of Ghana Administration led by Dr Ernest Addison and personnel for supporting her.