Making Ghana Proud- 3 Winners of the Queens’ Young Leaders’ Award from Ghana

ABOUT THE PROGRAMME The Queen’s Young Leader Award recognises and celebrates exceptional people aged 18-29 from across the Commonwealth, who are taking the lead in their communities and using their skills to transform lives. Winners of this prestigious Award will receive a unique package of training, mentoring and networking, including a one-week residential programme in Read more about Making Ghana Proud- 3 Winners of the Queens’ Young Leaders’ Award from Ghana[…]

I’m a big proponent of pursing your passion as a career- Abel Ohene Acquaye

Abel Ohene Acquaye is a dynamic young man passionate about making an impact in the educational sector in Africa. He is a Global Shaper with the Accra Hub and the Executive Director of AB Review, an educational research company. He is also the brain behind such projects as ‘africaschoolsonline‘ and ‘The Sharks’ quiz competition. We spoke Read more about I’m a big proponent of pursing your passion as a career- Abel Ohene Acquaye[…]

YALI RLC West Africa Emerging Leaders Program 2018- Onsite Accra and Nigeria

Apply to be one of the participants in the YALI RLC West Africa Emerging leaders program 2018. The Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) was launched by the United States government as a signature effort to invest in the next generation of African leaders. YALI Regional Leadership centre in Accra is one of the centres across Read more about YALI RLC West Africa Emerging Leaders Program 2018- Onsite Accra and Nigeria[…]

I Began with no formal training in Jewelry Making- Lily Quagraine (Nhyira’s Collection)

Talented, Creative and a real beauty, Lily Quagraine left her career in insurance to start her business- Nhyira’s Collections (Making and selling hand-crafted and elegant African jewelry) with no prior experience in jewelry making. Driven by pure passion and a God-given dream, Nhyira Collections is now a leading producer of beautiful and unique African jewelry Read more about I Began with no formal training in Jewelry Making- Lily Quagraine (Nhyira’s Collection)[…]

Career Choices: Becoming A Radio Broadcaster & Women’s Advocate- Aba Fame

Thinking of becoming a journalist or radio host? Check out our interview with Aba Fame, a young radio broadcaster and women’s issues advocate and learn about her journey into radio. BACKGROUND: Aba FAME is Smart, suave and charismatic, Aba is endowed with penetrative mind, amazing spontaneity, and clarity of thoughts. She is a counselor, relationship Read more about Career Choices: Becoming A Radio Broadcaster & Women’s Advocate- Aba Fame[…]

Career Choices: What Agriculture has to offer- Belinda Ofori Agyemang

On International Day of the Girl Child today, we bring you the story of this young lady with a dream to be a change maker in a field rarely invaded by girls- Agriculture. Belinda Ofori Agyemang, formally known as Belinda Akoto is a graduate of the University of Ghana’s program in BSc. Agricultural Science with Read more about Career Choices: What Agriculture has to offer- Belinda Ofori Agyemang[…]

SAMED MASHOOD: Studying Medicine abroad-my experience

Samed Mashood is a Ghanaian young man with the vision of becoming a neurosurgeon in the future. He is currently studying Medicine in Russia. We spoke with him to learn more about the advantages of studying medicine abroad and his motivations. PHOE: CAN YOU TELL US A BIT ABOUT YOURSELF? SAMED:  My name is Samed Read more about SAMED MASHOOD: Studying Medicine abroad-my experience[…]

The study of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) prepares you to be a Change Maker- Angela Tabiri

Angela Tabiri is a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) ambassador who is currently pursuing a Ph. D in Mathematics and it is her desire to encourage more young people especially female students in Africa to embrace and take up STEM-related courses since there are various advantages to be gained through these. She shares with Read more about The study of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) prepares you to be a Change Maker- Angela Tabiri[…]

My Journey to a Phd in Mathematics- Angela Tabiri

My name is Angela Tabiri and I am currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Mathematics at the University of Glasgow. How it all began? First of all, I am a child of God who He has blessed with a talent in mathematics. I am an assertive lady who is passionate about mathematics. My passion for maths Read more about My Journey to a Phd in Mathematics- Angela Tabiri[…]

My National Service Story: Freda Cann

My name is Freda Anoa Cann. I graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and French from the University of Ghana. In the latter part of 2013 (September/ October), I started national service at the Ghana Armed Forces as a Research and Translation Assistant under the Education Directorate. I was really excited to have Read more about My National Service Story: Freda Cann[…]