Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia will speak at the12th graduation ceremony of the Accra Business School (ABS) at the Kempinski Hotel, Accra on 9th April, 2022.
The Vice President, who is the special guest of honour for the ceremony, will speak on the theme: ‘Entrepreneurship and The Digital Economy: Challenges and Opportunities’ to about 400 graduating students and business executives.
The school will graduate students who have completed various academic programmes such as Master of Business Administration and MSc Accounting and Finance among others.
The founder of the school, Bishop Gideon Yoofi Titi-Ofei, said the Vice President has successfully led the government’s agenda on digitization and stressed that digitization and entrepreneurship will play a key role in the country’s economic recovery from the pandemic.
He said Accra Business School has the mission to develop a new breed of global business leaders educated to global standards that can create jobs, increase incomes and reduce poverty.
“That has been our mission, and that is why in our lecture halls we have a hybrid of industry professionals and astute academicians. The industry professionals bring
Industry to the classrooms whilst academicians take the classroom to the industry”, he said.
The vice president was recently recognised with the “Outstanding Digital Transformation Leader of the Year” award for championing the nation’s aggressive digitalization drive.
A citation accompanying the award emphasized “his priceless contribution to the digitalization of the Ghanaian economy and efforts to leverage on technology to improve service delivery in both the public and private sectors and to facilitate rapid economic growth”.
About Accra Business School
Accra Business School is a prestigious Christian Business School accredited to offer globally recognized postgraduate, undergraduate and professional programmes in a Christ-centered scholarly environment that integrates faith and learning.
The school is an affiliate of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) Kumasi, Ghana and the Awards for Training and Higher Education, Norwich, UK.
Formerly known as Graduate School of Governance and Leadership (GSGL), Accra Business School’s Alumni are accomplished men and women from varied backgrounds, including political, business, traditional and religious leaders.