Ghana To Partake In ‘Digital African Handi Talents’ Competition
Ghana will partake in an artistic, cultural discovery competition dedicated solely to talented Africans with disabilities in September.
The programme, themed Digital African Handi-Talents offers individuals with disabilities a platform to showcase their musical talents and provide the opportunity to discover talented persons within the fraternity.
The competition is open to all 19 English speaking African countries.
Mr. Alex Kojo Tetteh, the Executive Director for Centre for Employment of Persons with Disability, told the Ghana News Agency in an interview that 31 Ghanaians with disabilities had registered to participate in the competition.
Mr Tetteh disclosed that each participant was expected to pay a registration fee of GH₵60.00. He took the opportunity to plead with benevolent individuals and organisations to help the team.
He said winners of the competition would receive financial rewards and trophies and have their works viewed across the continent.
Mr Tetteh urged persons with physical, sensory, and intellectual disabilities in the country and on the African continent to register for the competition.
The event is planned to take place in September 7, 2020.