Indigenous Ghanaian Herbal Company, Capital 02 Natural Health Company Limited, has been conferred with the Gold Award in International Trade (Health care/ Herbal Medicine) at the 14th edition of the Ghana-Africa Business Awards.
The citation presented to the company read “In recognition of its outstanding contribution to the development of Ghana within the context of the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD).”
Speaking in an interview with Kwabena Agyapong on Rainbow Radio 87.5Fm, Managing Director of Capital 02 Natural Health Company Limited, Rev Benedict Otoo, expressed gratitude to the organizers for the recognition.
He also expressed gratitude to the staff of the company for their hard work and dedication to the mission and vision of the company.
He indicated that the company was one of the first Ghanaian herbal medicine companies to cross international borders with their products.
The move he noted has been tremendous because their products have been accepted by the World over.
The company he said has survived over the past 30 years due to its quest for quality, service, and dedication.
“We are an example of a company that has been able to survive despite the many challenges and competition in our industry.”
He added that the company was one of the few Ghanaian owned companies that had been able to successfully transition management of the business to the next generation of family members after the demise of the founder.
Living Bitters, one of their products was also named as the Most Sought after Herbal Product in West Africa, at the 2018 Heroes of Distinction Awards.
The company was also adjudged the Most Trusted Natural Health Product Supplier, at the Quality Service Excellence Awards recently.
Organized under the auspices of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, the award scheme is to honour organizations that contribute to the development of Ghana’s economy through trade promotions, investments and other economic relations between Ghana and her African countries.