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Suhum Odwira Festival: MTN Donates Towards Suhumhene’s 20th Anniversary

As part of its corporate social responsibility, MTN Ghana today Thursday presented a cheque of GH¢5,000.00 and some items in support of this year's Suhum Odwira festival.

The donation included MTN Souvenirs, MTN recharge cards, and a drink hamper worth GH¢300.00 and GH¢1,000.00 respectively.

Presenting the items to the Omanhene of Suhum Traditional Area, Osabarima Ayeh Kofi at the Palace, Afua Falconer, Communication Manager at MTN said, “MTN acknowledges festivals project a lot about the African society and are considered an integral part of the African Culture. MTN Ghana has placed special emphasis on extending its support to Traditional councils across the country through cash and kind donations. We currently support over 30 festivals each year across Ghana and we are proud of these investments.”

She affirmed that MTN is delighted to join the people of Suhum to celebrate the 2019 Suhum Odwira festival as they seek to strengthen the relationship that exists between MTN and the Traditional Authority’.

She conveyed a congratulatory message to Osabarima Ayeh Kofi on the occasion of his 20th-anniversary celebration as the chief of Suhum.

According to her their support to the Traditional festivals is part of their bid to delight and enhance the celebration of culture and heritage and helps to attract more patrons from far and near to join.

She further said, MTN has also launched a new app called the Heritage App to showcase Ghanaian heritage and culture such as which will give Ghanaians the opportunity to post pictures and videos on platforms.

Through these, pictures and videos get can be used to share the rich culture with the rest of the world and have encouraged all to download the heritage App and share their culture.

The Chief of Suhum, Osabarima Ayeh Kofi receiving the items commended MTN for the kind gesture and the support given to all cultural events in the country over the period.

He promised to make good use of the items given to him on his occasion day.

He also called on MTN Ghana to support his Educational front aimed at providing scholarships to ladies, in their quest to help up and coming ones in the Suhum Municipality to attain a high standard of education as they target to give scholarships to about 20 people this year.


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