PLO Lumumba Foundation Ghana General Membership Meeting in Accra, Ghana’s capital via zoom on Saturday, August 15, 2020.
PLO Lumumba Foundation Ghana General Membership Meeting
The historic maiden general meeting is set to converge the entire membership of the reputable Foundation in Ghana and beyond at a venue via zoom where fruitful deliberations geared towards the advancement of the organization are anticipated to ensue.
Gracing the occasion all the way from Nairobi, Kenya will be the Founder & Chairman of the PLO Lumumba Foundation, Prof Patrick Loch Otieno Lumumba who equally doubles as an astute Kenyan Lawyer and a loyal human rights advocate.
He is expected to address the gathering in the capacity of an invited guest, shedding light on burning issues affecting the youth globally particularly in the era of the coronavirus pandemic.
Also joining the discussions all the way from across the globe in the East Africa and the Middle East are Monica Kayesu, the Country Director of PLO Lumumba Foundation (Uganda) and Nyave Yahaya Salifu, Coordinator for PLO Lumumba Foundation (UAE) who are equally poised to add savour to the event with their fraternal addresses.
Among the line-up of issues tabled for deliberation include the state of affair of the organization, introduction of executives, roles and privileges of members, the address from the founder & chairman (guest speaker) and various fraternal messages from some executives members who would be represented live.
The first ever ‘General Membership Meeting’ of the PLO Lumumba Foundation Ghana Chapter will be moderated by Joseph Kobla Wemakor (Head of Media and Communication).
The welcome address will be delivered by Princess Priscilla (Administrative Secretary), followed by the introduction of the executives by Anna Nanor (Deputy Country Director).
The “State of Affairs” address will be delivered by Razak Awudu (Country Director) and the discussions spinning around ‘the way forward’ will be handled by John Aggrey (Head of Programs and Projects).
The PLO Lumumba Foundation, Ghana Chapter, a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) with its headquarters in Nairobi (Kenya), which seeks to nurture young African leaders, imbibe in the youth with the spirit of Pan Africanism, among others.
Joseph Kobla Wemakor is a multiple award-winning freelance journalist, a blogger and ardent online news editor. He also doubles as a human rights activist, a youth leader, a climate change proponent and a sustainable development goals advocate in Ghana.
He has over a decade of experience in journalism and strongly believes in using his platform to bring about change and give a voice to Ghanaian minorities.
Joseph is also the Head, Media and Communication at the PLO Lumumba Foundation, Ghana Chapter as well as the Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the Greater Accra Regional Youth Network (GARYN).
In line with his passion as a human rights activist, Joseph set up the Human Rights Reporters Ghana (HRRG). This is a Non Governmental Organization (NGO) which seeks to promote, defend and bring an end to human rights abuse against women, girls, children and persons living with disability including the marginalized in the society both within and out of Ghana. He also leads HRRG in the capacity of Executive Director and currently working assiduously to impart knowledge on human rights to the Ghanaian populace.