The fifth episode of the MTN Heroes of Change television series goes on air tomorrow, February 22 with stories about Lucille Lamptey and Frank Akowuge.

Hosted by Kwami Sefa Kayi, The MTN Heroes of Change is a 13-part television programme that started airing on five stations from Sunday, January 26.

There are people committed to helping their communities in a variety of ways and the programme, an initiative of the MTN Ghana Foundation, aims to highlight the work of such people and eventually support them financially to execute their projects.

Lucille Lamptey helps kayayei who sleep on the streets by making donations to them and advising them on how to safe on the streets.

Frank Akowuge
Frank Akowuge

Frank Akowuge gives children in the remote areas of the Upper West Region a chance to be abreast with the outside world by operating a free mobile library which gives them a chance to read books they would otherwise never come across.

The two personalities are among 20 people selected from across the country to be featured on the MTN Heroes of Change programme which is looking at selfless efforts in five categories:  community crusader, social protection, health, environment and education.

A panel of four judges will select winners for each category, as well as an overall winner. An amount of GH¢10,000 will go to support each category winner and the ultimate winner will receive project support of up to GH¢50,000.

The MTN Heroes of Change is shown on Sundays on Crystal TV (7.30 pm); Metro TV (8.00 pm); Multi TV (8.00 pm); eTV Ghana (8.00 pm) and TV Africa (8.30 pm).


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