Ten Talents National Skills Based Learning Initiative (TENTACLES)
Her Royal Majesty Naa Tsotsoo Soyoo I, is an award-winning Queen from the Ga tribe of the Greater Accra Region of Ghana. The first ever African Queen to be featured in the USA’s Pan Afrikan Times, she is a key figure in the African Diaspora community as well as an active leader, educator and advocate who devotes her time to promoting her culture and influencing policy through her work with international organisations, Civil Authorities, African Traditional Rulers and local groups. An insightful public speaker and educator, Naa Tsotsoo Soyoo I is recognised for her ability to highlight sometimes tough topics that force debate and create a platform for dialogue. As a columnist, she writes for various publications, including the Daily Graphic and UK’s Echo Newspaper and CALABASH!, the Ghana Union Newsletter.
Her Royal Majesty is currently the Secretary General of the Federation of Ghanaian Diaspora in Europe (FEGHADE) as well as a Director of the National Council of Ghanaian Unions UK (N.C.G.U); and was very recently nominated for consideration to Phenomenal African Woman (PAW) African Union Council. She holds a degree in Law, Politics and International Studies and a Postgraduate in Project Management.
Her Ten Talents National Skills Based Learning Initiative (TENTACLES) aims to support young people into using their innate skills for success where academia may not be the natural option. HRM is mother to HRH Princess Ewura-ama Dede Adjorbo and HRH Prince Nana Essuman Shikatse Quarshie.