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Full speech by MTN Board member Felix Addo at the MTN Invitational Golf at Bok Nam Kim Golf Club on Saturday 9 October 2021

MTN Ghana’s final invitational golf tournament of the year teed off to a resounding success last Saturday at the Bok Nam Kim Golf Club inside Burma Camp, Accra.

Eric Ofosu-Hene emerged the men’s group A winner, Leticia Amponsah-Mensah won the ladies competition and Victor Sarpong lived up to his name by taking home the victor’s trophy in men’s group B.

A total of 88 golfers took part in the one-day tournament over 18 ho les including MTN Board member, Felix Addo who afterwards delivered the official speech on behalf of the sponsors.

We recapture the entire speech in full below.

Mr. Felix Addo, MTN Board member delivers keynote address at the Bok Nam Kim Golf Club, Burma Camp, Accra, Ghana 09/10/2021


The Chairman –Celebrity Golf Club,
Fellow Golfers,
The Media,
Distinguished Ladies And Gentlemen.

Good afternoon.

It is indeed a great delight to meet and interact with you today after the last engagement at the Royal Golf Club to celebrate MTN’s 25th anniversary with the people of the Ashanti region.

We are excited to be playing at Bok Nam Kim Golf Club for the first time. My gratitude goes out to all of you for honouring our invitation to play. The MTN Invitational Golf Tournament has proven to be a worthy opportunity for networking and providing leads for business expansion. It keeps growing and we continue to see active participation. Thanks again for the time.

We started this year at Achimota, we went to Kumasi as indicated earlier and we couldn’t resist the invitation when BoK Nam Kim called on us to play here. We have the opportunity to interact with another segment of our subscriber base from the Military. We are very confident that this is the beginning of a lasting relationship between MTN and Bok Nam Kim.

Mr. Felix Addo poses for the cameras with ladies winner, Leticia Amponsah-Mensah

Ladies and gentlemen, after hours of exercise on the golf course I wouldn’t want to take too much of your time but permit met share a few corporate highlights with you. I believe it will enable you to know us better.

• MTN Ghana is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year. After 25 years of introducing the GSM Technology in Ghana, the company is working to accelerate its growth and digitalization in accordance with the company’s Ambition 2025.

• To demonstrate our commitment to the growth of this country, we will continue to make significant investments into our network to ensure optimum performance and a distinct customer experience. We also hope to partner with government in driving digitalization and innovations in the country. We started this with the Girls in ICT project which seeks to train 10,000 girls in ICT in the next 3 years.

MTN Board member, Mr. Felix Addo presents men’s caregory A runner-up prize to Peter Ntiamoah Mensah

1. We will as part of the celebrations support the social development of the country as well. The mega promo which was launched to reward customers with 25 brand new Hyundai Sonata cars is on-going. . Register for the promo and do not be left out of the fun.

• Ladies and gentlemen, as you are already aware, the SIM re-registration exercise has started and we urge all customers to ensure that their sim cards are duly registered. You may want to engage any of the MTN officials here to assist you with the process.

Ladies and gentlemen, I would like to conclude by congratulating all the winners of today’s tournament for their demonstration of resilience and tenacity. A better luck to those who did not win. It’s been an enjoyable session and we hope to see more of such exciting interactions going forward.

As we say at MTN, “We are good together.” Please observe all the COVID protocols and stay safe.

Thank you and we look forward to brighter days with MTN.

Credit: MTN Ghana

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