Customers of the Kufuor Students Application have rolled out an initiative to assist in the struggle from Covid-19.
The scholars have started off an academic campaign aimed at encouraging the youth to social length, use masks, and observe needed hygienic functions so the disease does not spread.
Aaron Atimpe who is a Kufuor Scholar from the class of 2018 spelled out “we are leveraging social media to arrive at as quite a few young folks as feasible. So, on a day-to-day basis, we set out educative messages on Fb and Twitter.
“We use that to educate people today on precautionary steps.” Focusing on the youth is crucial since the condition which many persons assumed wrongly influences largely the elderly is killing youth and youngsters in Ghana.
The team is also mobilising resources and a variety of materials to donate to the susceptible teams like cleaners at various tertiary institutions.
“We hope to help folks in require. Particularly, all those struggling. We hope to give some cushion to the susceptible in modern society so they can endure,” Esther Emmanuella Spio who graduated from the software in 2018 stated.
“We hope that by means of this group job, folks will be equipped to value the simple fact that Covid-19 is serious and exists, consequently the will need to just take precaution and shield them selves and other liked ones,” she included.
The Kufuor Students Application (KSP) is a management and mentorship system for younger people today in Ghanaian Universities in the very first yr of their scientific tests.
It aims to add worth to the official instruction they get at the tertiary stage by furnishing specialized orientation by way of programmed mentorship, expertise and experiential functions.
The plan is generating leaders imbued with a sturdy sense of patriotism, leaders who are modern, issue solvers, inventive thinkers and proficient in their respective fields of endeavour.
The plan which commenced in 2015 admits 20 to 25 students each and every yr to participate in the three yearlong teaching and mentorship application that seeks to empower them with an moral difficulty – resolving skills. 4 batches have been admitted so considerably.
On what enthusiastic the conclusion to commence the Covid-19 educational campaign, Salaman Mohammed who is president of the Kufuor Students Software alumni discussed that “as younger students, we realized this time of the Coronavirus pandemic has introduced a great deal of pressure on management. Leaders are getting break up second conclusions to assist stem the spread.
“And as young leaders, we feel we can’t sit idle and we ought to arrive up with a little something revolutionary to assistance. We want to exhibit other young people that there is always a thing to do something irrespective of the occasions we reside in,” he said.
Coordinator of the Kufuor Scholars System Dr. Pascal Brenya is thrilled the younger people today uncovered it required to on their own get started this academic initiative.
“Coming from them, we obtain it real and primary. If they can still take time off to assume of other individuals, for us as a basis, we feel it is laudable. It tells us that these are youthful people today we can rely on.
“Giving again is anything we have taught them from the beginning of the program. This is fantastic,” he noticed.