Family, a group of people we are related to by birth or by marriage. You must never turn your back on family because keep us going even when we seem to give up. Over the weekend, Mr Dennis Amakye Okyere, my cousin, who is a teacher at Presec Osu graduated with a masters’ degree at the University of Ghana legon.
Mr. Okyere who is a blessed musician and plays the trombone successfully graduated from the premiere university with the masters’ degree honours. He got his first degree from University of Education, Winneba. He is an excellent trombonist, he has won many choral competitions with presec Osu Choir.
He was also a brass tutor of UG Brass Band From 2015 – 2016, he was also a part of The Ramblers International band as the trombonist from 2007 – 2014. He is currently part of The Evergreen Dance Band which performs at +233 and other big platforms such as Mogo.
Highliting Professor Daniel Avorgbedor, Dr Joshua Amuah, Dr Hilarious Mawutor Wuaku all of the University of Ghana Music Department as his mentors and have influenced him to be a lecturer one day.
Dennis was not alone to celebrate this milestone alone, his wife, Parents and many loved ones came in to support and celebrate this achievement with him. Dennis Amakye Okyere, I congratulate you and I pray for many doors opened in your way, this is just the beginning of great things that will happen.