PROFILE OF MR.WILBERFORCE ANDREWS
Mr. Wilberforce Andrews works as International Coordinator for Africa Awake Foundation for Ghana, South Africa and South Korea . He is the Chairman for the Group of Human Rights Research and Advocacy
Team on Rights Abuses.
He is the BUSAC ( IMF) Local Facilitator, and started work at Enyan Denkyira Rural Bank Limited after his ‘A’ Level Certificate in 1994.
He stopped and moved into Cash Crop Farming as self employed. Mr Wilberforce was reemployed at Barclays Bank of Ghana Head office as an Account Clerk where he pursued his business degree course in Accra City Campus (former Workers College).
Having obtained his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (Banking and Finance).he joined another professional Institute ,Pitman’s in Accra.
In 2010.he pursued his C A course in Accra. Immediately after his Degree,he established hi own small scale Company which he manufactures local Parazone and Liquid Soap.
He did not forgo his professional course rather,he intensified it. In 2010 he undertook Financial Accounting,Business Management,Economics and Management System.
He studied the following courses too:Quantitative Tools in Business Audit and Internal Review,Business and Cooperative Law,Principles and Practice of Taxation .
He gained new employment at Consumer Finance Company as Marketing Officer in Central Region.2014 was also another year for him to study Financial Reporting, Public Sector Accounting,Cost and Management Accounting and Financial Management..
In order to obtain CA he pursue Advanced Financial Reporting,Advanced Audit and Professional Ethics, Cooperate Strategy and Strategy plus Advanced Taxation Planning and Fiscal Policy were lead him to obtained his CA.
Furthermore ,he attended extra short courses from DANIDA, USAID ,EU Professional Business Sector Advocacy (BUSAC ) initiated by IMF ,here,he was awarded Advanced Diploma Certificate
Mr. Wilberforce Andrews was appointed to make research on Suspect Rights ,by Youth for Human Rights Africa in 2017.
He reports about suspect abuses and unlawful detains on various police stations in Central Region.He was a Director – in – Charge of Operations for United Nations Youth Association of Ghana( UNYA-GH) in 2013 .
He later appointed as Central Regional President for United Nations Association of Ghana (UNA -Gh) in 2017and now ,the National Treasurer .
Internationally ,he has been assigned to advocate on UN SDGs by UN Global Compact up to 2030.
As a Christian ,he has established Men’s Fellowship at Baifikrom Church of Christ for the Evangelic work.
He is also the Secretary in Ajumako, Enyan ,Essiam District Youth for Development Association.
Mr. Wilberforce Andrews is currently based in Mankessim with his family,made of four children as a single parent.