Vodafone Ghana brightens the lives of five engineering students

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Vodafone Ghana has led the way in empowering five young female

students under its initiative "Female Engineering Students Sponsorship

Programme" (FESSP).

The scholarship programme, launched in 2011, has so far sponsored 31

beneficiaries for further studies and nurtured all 31 to work with the

Telecom Company through internship, national service and subsequent

full-time employee roles.

FESSP fundamentally empowers and embraces young female engineering

students from various Universities in line with the company's

unfettered commitment to developing brilliant female graduates.

Commenting on the awards ceremony at the headquarters of the telecom

giant, Chief Executive, Haris Broumidis said:

"We see this as directly in line with our commitment to nurture

brilliant female students and furnish them with work experience to

prepare them for the job market.

I will urge the beneficiaries to show eagerness in grabbing every

opportunity that comes their way in order to be successful. As a

company, we will continue to act as the catalyst in making their

dreams come true".

On her part, the Human Resources Director of Vodafone Ghana, Stella

Agyenim-Boateng said:

"In Vodafone, Diversity and Inclusion is one of our topmost agenda.

The reason is that we want to give every woman an opportunity so long

as they have the talent and skill".

A representative of the awardees, Edith Ghunney expressed her

excitement about the unique opportunity provided them by the

international brand. "We pledge to give off our best to make Ghana,

Vodafone, and our respective.

Credit: Myjoyonline.com

Kofi Oppong Kyekyeku

I am a Ghanaian Broadcast Journalist/Writer who has an interest in General News, Sports, Entertainment, Health, Lifestyle and many more.

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