Man with master's degree shuns career, starts clothing boutique

Man with master's degree shuns career, starts clothing boutique

- Kofi Avinu, a young man in Ghana with a flourishing career in international diplomacy has quit to start a clothing-line

- Kofi holds a master's degree in international relations but now sells second-hand clothing at East Legon in Accra

- According to Kofi Avinu, his passion is to see people obtain good clothes at affordable prices

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One young man from Ghana called Kofi Avinu has defied odds to shun a career in international diplomacy to become open a shop that sells second-hand clothing.

A short documentary made on the Kofi's story was sighted by on the official Facebook handle of Joy 99.7 FM in which the young entrepreneur described what motivated him to make the great move, among other things.

Kofi indicated that he obtained a masters degree in international relations but has chosen to abandon the path it leads, which is international diplomacy to pursue what his heart desires.

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According to the young ambitious man whose shop is reportedly located around the American House at East Legon, his passion is to see people wear good clothes.

The young man went further to explain that he does not like the idea that most people prefer to buy brand new clothes that are expensive when there are cheaper alternatives that serve the same purpose and even last longer.

"It just makes more sense for people to spend less on clothes that would take more time to wear out than to go buy something very expensive that would take a very short time," Kofi Avinu whose company also does home deliveries said.

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