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FDA Sweeps Two Prestigious Awards At Maiden PELT Awards Night (PICS)

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) had swept two prestigious awards at the maiden edition of the Public Enterprises League Table (PELT) Awards.

The event which was held at the Kempinski Gold Coast Hotel in Accra on Thursday brought together numerous entities to network and celebrate their achievements.

The FDA were crowned the Best Inter-Trading Specified Entity and Most Financially Sustainable Regulator.

In an exclusive interview with, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of FDA, Delese Mimi Darko said "I give God all the glory"

She also commended staff of the FDA for their tremendous work throughout the year, 2020.

At the PELT Awards, a brief ceremony was held for the signing of the 2022 Performance Contract with specified entities.

In all, 12 awards were given to some deserving entities for their tremendous work throughout the year, 2020.

Some of the awardees and their categories include; Overall Specified Entity of The Year - Tema Development Company Limited, Best Digital Specified Entity - DVLA, Best Inter-Trading Specified Entity- FDA, Most Efficient Regulator - Water Resources Commission, Most Financially Sustainable Regulator - FDA, Most Compliant Regulator - Environmental Protection Agency.

Others include; Most Compliant SOE - Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC), Most Innovative Regulator - Gaming Commission of Ghana, Most Innovative SOE - Volta River Authority, Regulator of The Year - DVLA and State-Owned Enterprise of The Year - Tema Development Company Limited (TDC).

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Story by: Joshua Kwabena Smith



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