The Ashanti Regional President of the Ghana Actors Guild, Bill Asamoah, has been appointed as a tourism ambassador by effective last Friday, 7th February 2019.
Bill Asamoah’s appointment was announced on Facebook by the sector minister responsible for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Catherine Afuku.
“This appointment was made after KUMAWOOD unanimously nominated him to be appointed as an ambassador after many months of deliberation,” Catherine Afeku hinted.
“Speaking with Bill, he revealed he was going to ensure the promotion of Ghana to the world through quality movies, and enhance the business aspect of film making to attract investors. He also intend to promote Government policies and agenda through Ghanaian films.
“I also used the opportunity to inform him that, the Nana Addo led government has not neglected the people of Kumasi in terms of Tourism, Arts and Culture development as some media reports suggest, but instead we are trying our very best to make the industry attractive for both local and foreign investors to want to invest.” – Catherine Afeku.
Since assumption of office in 2017, the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture has outdoored some 30 celebrities as Tourism Ambassadors for Ghana.
Some of the 30 tourism ambassadors include: Praye, Andy Dosty, SP Kofi Sarpong, Fancy Gadam, Bibi Bright, Agya Koo, Nana Kwame Ampadu, Okyeame Kwame, Van Vicker, Fuse ODG, D-Black, Pa John Bentsifi Dadson, and Sarkodie.
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