Ghana Commercial Bank Limited (GCB) in line with its social responsibility to promote tradition and culture in the country has contributed an amount of GH¢50,000.00 towards the 15th anniversary celebration of the enstoolment of the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II and his initiatives in education.
Dr Fritz Gockel, Board Chairman of GCB who led the bank’s delegation to Manhyia Palace for the presentation said the gesture is in recognition of Asantehene’s injection of dynamism into the chieftaincy institution and his commitment to the provision of quality education.
The Board Chairman was accompanied by Mr Simon Dornoo, the Managing Director, Mrs Adelaide Benneh, Board Member, Mr Lovelace Prempeh, former Board member, Mr Samuel Sarpong, Chief Transformation Officer Mrs Thyra Obuobi, Head of Corporate Affairs Department and Mr George Arkorful, Kumasi Area Manager.
Dr Gockel expressed the conviction that the development initiatives of the Asantehene would help acelerate the development of the country.
Mr. Dornoo in a media interview said Asanteman accommodates 22 branches of the Bank thus providing opportunities for investment and job creation.