Location: Accra, Ghana
Sector: Craft, Clothing and Textiles
Liberty Powers Footwear is a business run by a young entrepreneur Amos Osomi, who specialises in high-quality hand-made leather footwear, for both male, and female customers. Liberty Powers also offer apprenticeship schemes for young people local community to learn footwear production.
The enterprise is located at Dan Wright, Mamprobi, Banana Inn Road in Accra. From here, they hope to expand their market share and to continue to have a positive impact on the local area and larger communities through the apprenticeship scheme. Established in 2014, Liberty Powers Footwear has risen from selling shoes from a table-top to owning a shop front with machinery for footwear production. The company holds an excellent reputation for the quality build of the various designs of leather footwear and experiences many repeat customers from the local community.
Established in 2014, Liberty Powers Footwear has risen from selling shoes from a table-top to owning a shop front with machinery for footwear production. The company holds an excellent reputation for a quality build and a range of various designs of leather footwear and because of their reputation they experience many repeat customers.
Although a small enterprise, Amos is always looking to expand the personal skills of local youth who are eager to develop their skills. He accommodates their education and only asks for them to come into the company when it is outside off school hours. Currently, two female apprentices have completed the training and now have successful shoemaking enterprises of their own. The owner enjoys helping others to succeed and wants to promote ideals such as equal opportunities, gender equality, education, and a positive working ethics.