The Accra International Book Festival (AIBF) has announced the new Chairman of its Board of Directors.
Private legal practitioner, Benedicta Rita Adjei would spearhead the affairs of the Board for a term of three years, renewable.
The election was supervised by renowned Ghanaian surgeon and poet, Professor Lade Wosornu at the Board’s first meeting last Saturday.
The world-class poet inducted the new Board into office by administering the Oath of Office to the members at the Evergreen Court at East Legon.
Madam Rita Adjei works at the AB & David Law Firm, a respected and outstanding law firm in Ghana and Africa.
“I never expected to be elected the Board Chair. I thank you [all the same] for the confidence reposed in me and pray for your cooperation in the years ahead,” she said.