The Government of Ghana, via the Ministry of Education, has begun the distribution of furniture to Senior High Schools throughout the country. The distribution additionally features 54,445 beds, 108, 890 mattresses and 36,240 groups of workers common room chairs.
In an announcement issued November 22, Public Relations Officer of the Ministry, Ekow Vincent Assafuah, said the objects are to bump up the furnishings resources in Secondary, Technical, Vocational and Agricultural schools.
Beneficiary colleges consist of Ejisuman SHS, Achinakrom SHS, Sakafia Islamic SHS, Oppong Memorial SHS, Gyaama Pensan SHTS, Dadease Agric SHS, Bechem Presby SHS.
The rest are; Odomaseman SHS, Bole SHS, Walewale SHS, Bawku SHTS, Sandema SHTS, Three Town SHS, Aveyime-Battor SHS, Vakpo SHS, Have Technical Institute, Half Assini SHS, amongst others.
“Additionally, procurement activities have commenced for the distribution of 214,050 mono desks and it’s miles expected to be finished by January 2020”, a statement from the Free SHS Secretariat also examine.
The choice of the use of metals in preference to wooden for the beds nowadays is a manner to fight bedbug infestations in our second cycle schools.