ABSA Ghana, others rewarded at the HR Focus Awards 2021
ABSA Ghana was recognized for the people-centered initiative they championed by acquiring a braille machine for an employee who lost his sight in the line of duty.
The bank received an honorary award at the HR Focus Awards 2021 for “HR Excellence in Diversity” organized by HR Focus on Friday, October 15, 2021.
The event also saw 38 other institutions honored in various categories.
Fidelity Bank was named Best Human Resource Management in Financial Services, while Ecobank Ghana was awarded Most Promising Human Resource Management in Financial Services in Ghana, and ‘Best Human Resource Management in Ghana’. hotel business ”was awarded to the African Regent Hotel.
The award for the best human resource management in manufacturing was awarded to Olam Ghana, while the award for the best human resource management in health care was awarded to Nyaho medical center and the Bank of Ghana was nominated. better management of human resources in the public sector.
The others are Newmont Ghana (Better management of human resources in energy and natural resources), MTN Ghana (Better management of human resources in telecommunications and IT), Herbalife (Better management of human resources in the SME sector) ) and WorldVision (Better management of human resources in the NGO sector).
The function awards were given to Newmont Ghan (Best Organization in the Practice of Learning and Development), VIVO Energy (Most Promising Organization in the Practice of Learning and Development), Cirrus Oil (Most Promising Organization in the Practice of Learning and Development), Cirrus Oil (Most Promising Organization in the Practice of Learning and Development) Promising in Employee Relations Practice) and Vodafone Ghana (Best Organization in Employee Relations Practice) among others.
The Director of Human Resources of the Ministry of Employment and Labor Relations, Ms. Gloria Borteley Noi, congratulated HR Focus on its good work, adding that “The government, through the Ministry of Employment and Labor Relations work, will provide the necessary support to organizations that are ready to stay innovative and support a great people agenda, especially as the world continues to remain relevant in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic ”.
For his part, the executive director of Buena Vista Homes and board member of AINE Services Ltd, Mr. Samuel Ewool urged organizations and businesses to fully embrace technology as it is the safe way to stay relevant in today’s world of work, even in the face of the pandemic.
He also urged business leaders to create the right atmospheres for the changes that the “new normal” has presented to the nation.
He added that students should look more towards job creation than job search, as many problems in the world await solutions which could inevitably be realized once they develop this spirit of co-operation. -creation.
HR Practitioner of the Year recipient Hannah Ashiokai Akrong, who is the Human Resources Director of Vodafone Ghana, expressed her gratitude to the HR Focus Africa team for choosing her among the lot.
She also thanked Vodafone’s HR team for putting more effort into the height of the Covid-19 pandemic to forge new policies and innovate, all with the aim of creating shareholder value and put their employees at the forefront of companies.
Newmont Africa’s Regional Vice President of Human Resources, who won the award for “Best Global Organization in Human Resources Practice,” Awo Quaison-Sackey, congratulated her team for striving to achieve this feat.
Mr. Kofy Hagan, executive director of AINE Services and editor for HR Focus Africa magazine sent immense gratitude to this formidable team for consistently producing thunderous shows for a decade since its inception in 2012 and in the same breath has ensured to more delicious attendees and targeted events in the future.
Sponsors for this year’s HR Focus Awards 2021 are Goil Ghana, AINE Services, Labadi Beach Hotel, Akai House Clinic, Acacia, Zoomloin, Crystal Oasis, Hollard Ghana, Kasapreko, Enclave Ghana, Opportunity International, Petra Trust, Suits & More, Daily Graphic, Multimedia, TV3, BNFT and MX24.