Ghana midfielder Mubarak Wakaso has started his own pure water business in Tamale, the Northern Regional capital.
The former villareal midfielder calls his brand Ice Flakes Natural Mineral Water located off the Tamale Airport road behind Yaara Company Limited.
The brand is expected to take over the market in Tamale and beyond.
Mubarak Wakaso in a Facebook post said setting up the business is own way of creating employment opportunities for the youth in the area.
“My own brand and it’s for my own people given back to the society ICE FLAKES NATURAL MINERAL WATER is out. grab yours quick. thanks to everyone for the support. We will try with the little we have [to] create jobs to our communities. more to come INSHAALLAH” Wakoso posted on Facebook.
The 30-year old currently plays for Shenzhen FC in the Chinese Super League.
He stared his professional career in 2007/08 season with Obuasi-based Ghana Premier League club Ash Gold before joining Elche in Spain.
The former Celtic Midfielder earned his maiden called up to the Black Stars in 2012 and has made about 60 appearances scoring 12 goals.