Pecan Energies
and its partners award full scholarships worth GHS 5.5 Million to 70 students, including former head porter (Kayayo) whose story went viral, to pursue tertiary education.

(Accra, January 15, 2024) Pecan Energies is delighted to announce that it has awarded full scholarships worth Five Million Five Hundred and Twenty-Four Thousand Ghana Cedis (GHS 5,524,000) to 70 students to pursue various courses at tertiary institutions across the country for the 2023/2024 academic year. The Pecan Inspire Scholarship Program (PISP) targets brilliant students from low-income households. The addition of 70 new students brings the total number of beneficiaries so far to 141.

Christina Ofori
Jomoro District

Christina Ofori is my name, and I was born and bred in Half Assini in the Jomoro District. People have often referred to me as ‘that physically challenged’ lady, and no one has really expected much from me.

Francis Abakah Arthur

I am Francis Abakah Arthur from Nkotompor, a fishing community in Sekondi-Takoradi, Western Region. I am a student at Takoradi Technical University pursuing a degree in Mechanical Engineering.

Simon Nretiah
Ellembelle District

I am Simon Nretiah, a Nvenlesolo resident in the Ellembelle District, Western Region. I am currently reading Land Economy at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Tech.

Sandra Odoom
Shama District

I am Sandra Odoom, a 21-year-old SHS graduate from the Shama District of the Western Region and in my 3rd year at the University of Cape Coast, College of Humanities and Legal Studies, majoring in History.