Audrey S-Darko ’19: the Ashesi Alumna tackling soil degradation and boosting crop yields in Ghana
March 7, 2023: Alumna Audrey S-Darko 19’s Sabon Sake provides clean soil regeneration products and training that are currently helping some 7,200 smallholder farmers increase their yield.
The Coca-Cola Foundation Awards Grant to Ashesi For Student-Centered Service Programs
November 12th, 2022: The Coca-Cola Foundation (TCCF) has awarded a $90,000 grant to Ashesi University to support the Social Impact Fund, dedicated to catalyzing student-centered community service projects in education.
Student launches Kambuu, a rickshaw-hailing app for Northern Ghana
August 21, 2022: After completing high school in 2020, Dave Donbo ’25 and his colleague Zaidan Iddrisu had to take a gap year after being unable to continue their education due to financial constraints.
Alumna’s start-up wins Association of Ghana Industries sustainable energy business competition
October 11, 2021: Samuelle Asante ’21 had a foolproof plan after high school, which did not include studying Business Administration at Ashesi. Her goal was to choose law as a major and work towards becoming a lawyer someday. What she thought was a foolproof plan changed.
Engineering student, Daniel Amoshie, wins agric hackathon with cocoa pod breaking machine design
August 22, 2021: Growing up in Mpasaso, a cocoa farming community in the Ashanti region of Ghana, Daniel noticed that nearly all the pre-harvest activity for cocoa had been mechanized.
The Ashesi Venture Incubator welcomes fourteen new entrepreneurs in virtual ceremony
July 5, 2020: The Ashesi Venture Incubator (AVI) has welcomed fourteen new alumni as part of its second cohort of fellows.
Six years down the line, Ashesi Innovation Experience continues to impact high school students from across the continent
August 30: the 2019 program featured the most diverse class yet, welcoming 132 participants from 70 high schools and 11 countries.