Staff of MTN stormed the premises of Lizzy Sports Complex at East Legon to mark this year’s Workers Day celebration with sporting activities.
The event drew top executives including CEO Serame Taukubong to witness and participate in a five aside football.
MTN defeated Huawei 6-2.
MTN Human Resource Executive Mrs. Amma Benneh Amponsah urged employees to continue to undertake frequent exercise to be strong and healthy.
Themed ‘Sustaining workplace productivity and social partnerships through employee wellness, the labour day was commemorated in all the respective districts in partnership with the Employee Union and Huawei Technologies.
Acting Executive Secretary of the National Labour Commission Dr. (Mrs) Bernice Welbeck said “It is important for us to ensure as organisations to provide the enabling environment and put in place the necessary measures or basic things that protect the health of our workforce.
“It is very sad the number of cases that continue to be recorded as a result of poor health and safety measures in organization thus leading to injury on the job, loss of jobs, occupational-related diseases, which sadly in some situations lead to occupational deformity and even deaths.”