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WASSCE: Boy who worked as barber to see himself through JHS and SHS scores 4A’s, seeks support (PHOTOS)

Written by Smartandstuck

Ebenezer Alves, a 21-year-old man has made his family, school, and community proud after being able to score good grades in his West African Senior Schools Certificate Examination (WASSCE).

The young man, who resorted to becoming a barber to support his family, shared his results.

According to the result, the young man scored A1 in Social Studies, Leatherwork, Integrated Science and General Knowledge in Arts.

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The Visual Arts student schooled at the Adu Gyamfi Senior High School in Jamasi in the Ashanti Region of Ghana.

Ebenezer, even from a tender age, had to struggle to get by and put his talent to the test to ensure he would be able to raise some money to support himself through school and also assist his siblings.

With determination and the will to never give up in his quest to get educated, Ebenezer found himself barbering day and night so as to put food on his family’s table and also save up enough for his books.

The brilliant young man who desires to further his education to the tertiary level has said how he would have to barber for many years to be able to raise money to take care of his university fees upkeep.

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