A Working Committee, made up of representatives of the National Lottery Authority (NLA) and led by Kofi Osei-Ameyaw, representatives of the State Enterprise Commission (SEC) led by Stephen Asamoah Boateng, and representatives of the Asante Monarchy led by Nana Akwasi Prempeh, on Friday, 31st May, 2019, presented a report on the Otumfuo Lottery Game to the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, for his approval and blessings.
Also at the meeting was a representative of the National Association of Private Lotto Operators and Agents, in the person of Mr. Frank Adjei, to support the laudable Otumfuo Lottery Game.
The Working Committee is responsible to the Asantehene for the successful implementation of the Otumfuo Lottery Game. The Game would be in a form of scratch cards, numbers games and raffles.
Otumfuo Osei Tutu II was very impressed about the work done so far by the committee, and commended Kofi Osei-Ameyaw for his commitment towards the development of Ghana and Asanteman.
According to the Asantehene, this initiative of the NLA would help to contribute in a meaningful way to the numerous development initiatives championed by the Otumfuo Charity Foundation across the country, such as:
The Director-General of the NLA, Kofi Osei-Ameyaw, reassured the Asantehene that the National Lottery Authority, with the support of State Enterprises Commission, the Working Committee and other stakeholders, would do everything possible to ensure the successful roll out of the Otumfuo Lottery Game to the benefit of Asanteman and Ghana.
Asamoah Boateng also indicated that as the head of the supervisory body, he would ensure that such a laudable project by the NLA under Kofi Osei-Ameyaw becomes a success.