One of Ghana’s fast rising media personality ad former GMB Contestant, Betty Winifred Achawa Sackey (Gayobi Achawa Foundation) in collaboration with Ghana Muslim Student’s Association, has renovated a Mosque of the Ghana Institute of Journalism.
The event which was held at the Ghana Institute of Journalism attracted a number of Muslim students, personalities from the Muslim community, representatives from corporate institutions and a section of the media.
Speaking in an interview after the handing over ceremony, Betty Winifred Achawa Sackey, prime mover of the foundation said their main aim is to have a meaningful impact on the school.
“As a final year of the Ghana Institute of Journalism i decided to do a project which will be of benevolence not only to the school but to identify the problem which was the mosque” she added.
As part of the renovation; the foundation also provided mats, kettle, polytank, canopies for holy Quran, PA system, Water Holes amongst others.
Present at the ceremony were Sheik I.C Quaye, Miss Fadila Ahmed and a host of others.
Achawa, who is also a final year student of the Ghana Institute of Journalism reading Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies also used the ceremony to present citations to some of the personalities from the Muslim community including Sheikh Mustapha Ibrahim.
The renovation of the Mosque was funded by the Gayobi Achawa Foundation as part of its developmental projects across the country.