US Ambassador to Ghana Stephanie S. Sullivan
The United States Embassy in Ghana has been commemorating the Apollo 11, 50 several years immediately after its spaceflight landed the initial two folks on the Moon.
The Embassy’s celebration focused on developing Ghana’s technological capacities, protection and working in direction of a Ghana Further than Help.
Marking its 243rd Independence Day celebration in Ghana, the Embassy Commander Neil Armstrong and lunar module pilot Excitement Aldrin, and the African-American lady, who created the journey to the moon achievable.
With nine Ghanaian girls beating about 24 other individuals in a current robotics opposition in the US, the US govt suggests its motivation to supporting Science, Technological know-how, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education in Ghana has been reinvigorated.
“When we talk about helping Ghana in her journey to self-reliance, we do not concentrate on the problems, but we visualize the alternatives. The US enthusiastically supports Ghana’s promotion of STEM schooling,” US Ambassador to Ghana, Stephanie S. Sullivan stated.
The Inside Minister, Ambrose Dery explained he is very pleased that of the good heights being realized int he field of engineering by some Ghanaians.
“We have a Ghanaians engineer, Dr Ashitey Trebi Olenu who proven the Ghana Robotics Foundation Association and also led a workforce in building spacecraft at NASA’s Jet Proportion laboratory.
“The time is coming when we will not only have a Ghanaian coming up with or programming spacecraft but also a Ghanaians who will go up in house and land on the moon,” he stated.
As NASA advances with its area existence and hottest landing on Mars in 2018, Dr Olenu suggests he hopes lots of much more youthful Ghanaians will aspire to be like or additional than him.