West African and Gulf Company Limited (WAGCOL), a Spanish company who are major importers and distributors in Ghana have instituted an award to encourage the speaking of Spanish within the Ghanaian community.
This award known as the Santa Isabel Award is in partnership with the University of Ghana modern languages. The award has been instituted for the best Spanish student in the department.
This is the 2nd year of the award and it was won by Miss Suzzette Adzo Attopley a student of the department.
The award was given by the President of West Africa and Gulf Company, Fernando Jorro, present was a board of director Isabel Jorro , commercial director Manuel Gil, and a staff of the Spanish Embassy in Accra, Maria Peret de Armirian.
This Award will run for 5 years to encourage more students to develop the passion in speaking Spanish as a second language.