Wednesday 26th February, 2020
Benjamin Akoto, GNA
New Tafo (E/R), Feb.
26, GNA – The Abuakwa North Municipal Chief Government (MCE), Mr Owusu
Twum-Ampofo has recommended learners in the municipality to consider edge of federal government
scholarship programmes to upgrade their schooling.
He stated some years
ago, the scholarship was only centred in Accra and now that it was
decentralized, pupils in the districts need to capitalize on the chance to
get a tertiary schooling.
Mr Twum-Ampofo designed
the assertion for the duration of a presentation at the fulfill the push session organised by
the assembly to account to the folks on govt projects, programmes and
policies that ended up executed in the municipality.
He said his
municipality was privileged that 91 people today were awarded govt scholarship
to go to different tertiary institutions in the state which includes the
universities, nursing and colleges of education and learning in 2019.
He prolonged his
gratitude to government and hoped that this calendar year, the variety of beneficiaries
would enhance for much more college students to be captured.
Mr Twum-Ampofo explained
the No cost Senior Higher University released by the government was at present
supporting 4,848 learners in the municipality in 4 schools of which 2,275
were ladies and 2,573 males.
The Member of
Parliament for Abuakwa North Constituency, Ms Gifty Twum-Ampofo reported, in 2017,
the range of schools benefiting from school feeding in the municipality was
11, but now the selection moved up to 21 to release the strain and stress of
mom and dad.
She mentioned to guarantee
the effective checking of lecturers in the municipality, she has presented
5 motorbikes to the five circuits liable for monitoring of colleges in
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