This year’s National Celebration of Girls in ICT day has been held at the Nkwanta south district of the Oti Region, the Minister of Communications, Mrs. Ursula Owusu-Ekufful has reported.
The Communications Minister, on social media indicated that about 60 students out of 583 participants were awarded laptops, certificates, 1-year data subscription as well as some cash.
This year’s National Celebration of Girls in ICT day was under the theme “Expand Horizons, change attitudes”. The day is set aside to motivate young girls in the country and to empower them to consider careers in the growing field of ICT.
According to the Member of Parliament for Ablekuma West Constituency, 2021 National Celebration of Girls in ICT Day will be held in the Western North Region.