President Akufo-Addo has conceded that a colossal piece of the nation’s assets has been put into the execution of the administration’s lead Free Senior High School Program.
He said it hasn’t been simple for the state discovering cash to support the program.
Talking at a gathering with the Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II at the Jubilee House, Akufo-Addo said regardless of the difficulties, the legislature is resolved to support the Free SHS program.
“I know it hasn’t been a simple issue for the country finding the assets and the assurance to do it [Free SHS] yet I trust that if to no end, my time of the phase of Ghana ought to be related to guaranteeing that each Ghanaian tyke, regardless of the conditions of their introduction to the world, regardless of where they live in our nation, approaches at least optional school training to have the capacity to set them up to live in this 21st century. It is a responsibility that I have made and I am not betraying it and I trust it is a dedication now that the Ghanaian individuals have acknowledged as a component of the instructive design of our country,” Akufo-Addo said.
Following news of plans by the legislature to actualize the Free SHS program in 2017, the hotspot for financing the program turned into a subject for real open talks.
The administration in the long run affirmed that it would utilize the nation’s oil income to subsidize the program.
President Akufo-Addo while conveying a keynote address at the 2018 Oxford Africa Conference, at the University of Oxford in May 2018 stated, “we are utilizing a portion of the pay from our oil income to support the program. I accept firmly this is the most evenhanded and straightforward utilization of the oil income, rather than it discovering its way into the pockets of lawmakers and officials.”
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