"Ghana: Did you know that Ghana is one of the only countries where the number of female entrepreneurs is higher than that of men?
It turns out that Ghanaian women are also more savings-conscious than we Brits with new research revealing that women in the west African county are far more likely to save money, with 94% of them putting some aside each month compared to just 55% of women in Britain. The study, part of Barclays ‘Banking -on Change’ initiative, also found that Ghanaian women are significantly more ambitious when it comes to business, with 90% of them hoping to start their own company one day, compared to just 41% of British women." Stylist magazine (21-3-2012)
Paulina Opoku-Gyimah says: How fabulous is this statement?? Honestly, I’ve always known these facts, -and hope this goes some way (because most of Ghana’s movers & shakers read Ghana Rising) to helping big businesses in Ghana, to hopefully start leading money to more women; because unfilled ambition/potential is devastating (and I have personal experience)….