- A former cobbler, Yaw Barimah Agyapong Addo, is now the chief executive officer of Barimah Shoe Industry Limited
- He has, in a video, revealed how he defied the odds to become a successful entrepreneur in Ghana
- According to him, it is necessary to apply one's strength and mind if someone intends to achieve an objective
The chief executive officer of Barimah Shoe Industry Limited, Yaw Barimah Agyapong Addo, has opened up on his humble beginnings.
According to him he started as a cobbler but defied the odds and is now a force to reckon with in Ghana.
Addo explained that there is a need to apply one’s strength and mind to anything that a person decides to do.
He added that he faced a number of challenges when he started the business that all that is now in the past and the business is growing.
Social media users took the opportunity to praise him for the good work he has done:
Addy asked for God's blessings for him.
Osei added that no one can curse who God has blessed.
Otoo agreed that hard work indeed pays.
Konney also said we are not to despise small beginnings.
Ampong also thanked him for the inspirational message.
In other news, beautiful photos have popped up on the internet as Otumfuo Osei Tutu II arrived in New York in the United States of America (USA).
Information available shows he is scheduled to deliver the keynote address at the headquarters of the United Nations (UN).
The event will mark the 20th anniversary of the General Assembly Resolution 53/243 on the Declaration and Programme of Action on Culture of Peace.
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