The Ministry of Information on Thursday, May 27, launched a social media platform dubbed AMPLIFIED in Accra, to promote businesses and give entrepreneurs a larger platform to exhibit their work and advance their social course.
The Ministry has made available its social media handles to be used for the promotion of business innovations and activities of social entrepreneurs.
The sector Minister, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, said the large numbers of social media handles of his ministry need to be leveraged on by young mentors and people doing social projects to attract larger audience.
Mr. Oppong Nkrumah urged social media influencers to support the initiative to reach wider audiences.
The Minister of Education, Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwum challenged the youth to be courageous, dream big and eschew complacency.
Acting CEO of the National Youth Authority, Nelson Owusu Ansah asked graduates to utilise opportunities created by government to start their businesses and create jobs for others.