President Akufo Addo has revealed the supply of funding for the free SHS coverage, a problem which has been a significant speaking level of the Minority in Parliament.
The Minority Chief Haruna Iddrisu at a information convention Monday questioned the sustainability of the coverage, whereas demanding from authorities the supply of funding.
However talking on the launch of the free SHS coverage in Accra Tuesday President Akufo-Addo stated the funds will come from proceeds from the nation’s pure assets, primarily mineral and oil revenues.
He stated it is going to be higher for such cash for use to enhance the lives of individuals than going into the pockets of some.
President Akufo Addo stated data and energy usually are not the protect of the elite, therefore it’s crucial to make sure that all youngsters of school- going age are educated.
President Akufo Addo added that authorities will settle for any constructive criticism to enhance the programme.
In the meantime, the Minister of Training, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh says as a part of authorities’s Free SHS coverage, capitation grant in addition to feeding grant and different arrears will probably be duly honoured.
He stated for the primary time within the historical past of the nation, college students wouldn’t must pay charges earlier than they begin college.
He was talking on the launch of the Free SHS coverage in Accra. He stated the coverage is the best legacy of the present authorities.
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