By Rashid Mbugri, GNA
Tamale N/R, Nov. 04, GNA – Some outdated college students
of the Saint Charles Insignificant Seminary Senior Significant School have appealed to Civil
Society Organisations and governing administration to assistance renovate the school’s dormitories
that were burnt down two and 50 % decades in the past.
They reported the dormitories, which
accommodated about 700 pupils, have been engulfed in fires on distinctive instances
since March 2017 and had given that not witnessed any rehabilitation.
The problem, they complained afflicted
teaching and finding out.
They stated the affected buildings as a
GetFund two-storey dormitory block, the Cardinal Dery Property block 1 and block
two, and the aged dinning Corridor making.
This compelled the school to change some of
the school’s school rooms into temporal dormitories for the learners.
Mr Peter Davir Antuonmwin, a Mining Engineer
and an aged university student of the university produced the charm in an interview with the Ghana
News Company on Monday all through the school’s Feast Day celebration in Tamale.
Mr Antuonmwin appealed to authorities to
pace up the procedure of signing a Memorandum of Knowledge (MOU), and a
partnership settlement among the Catholic Church and the federal government to
facilitate more assist to the school.
The Most Reverend Philip Naameh, the
Archbishop of Tamale, said the MOU contained modalities that would assure the
helpful management of Catholic Schools, exactly where the Church would get treatment of
the school’s administration and steer it is really affairs in accordance to the eyesight and
mission of the Catholic church, and the government’s job would be to take in
the infrastructural requirements of the college and the payment of academics.
He explained some pieces of the MOU, specified that the Monks, who would be the
supervisors of the faculty would be appointed by the church in accordance with
skills centered on the educational specifications of govt and also get
compensated by governing administration.
He, nevertheless, explained the MOU which was drafted
and sent for acceptance by governing administration for about five several years now, experienced not gotten
any optimistic awareness, thus affecting their fund boosting capacity as well
as the efficiency and routines of the universities.
Mr Polycarp Kuusokub Beyelle, the Headmaster
of the school, expressed issue about the afflicted buildings and mentioned it
afflicted teaching and finding out and lessened the consumption of fresh new students into
the school for the 2018-2019 educational years.
He stated the most important dormitory (a two storey
creating) that received burnt in 2017 could accommodate about 520 pupils, but the
college students were being now compelled to slumber in some school rooms, transformed into
He stated governing administration had nonetheless offered the
assurance to offer help to the faculty to renovate the buildings.
In a equivalent advancement, a refurbished
science laboratory valued at GH¢ 30,000 was commissioned and handed in excess of to the
university by the 1999 batch of the Saint Charles Old Boys Affiliation (SCOBA).
The facility is geared up with condition of the
artwork fire extinguishing devices and smoke detectors and a 10-litre for each hour
distiller with the ability to create enough distilled water for students’