Students numbering over 500 in the junior high school (JSH) and senior high school (SHS) in the Nsawam-Adoagyiri Constituency are benefiting from extra classes, sponsored by their MP, Frank Annoh Dompreh.
Mr. Dompreh started this initiative during his first term and has been scaling up the number following good results obtained from the earlier beneficiaries.
The former President of the National Union of Ghana Students (NUGS) has been using his personal funds to motivate brilliant university students in his constituency and also visits some deprived communities in the constituency to impart knowledge on the youth.
Impact of his initiative is already being felt by his constituents who place first and third respectively in the Eastern Region and National raking, in last year’s Basic Education Certificate Examination.
According to him the aim of the agenda on the BECE is to ensure that the constituency retains its position as the best in the Region, and take over the top position in the country.
“To improve reading culture in the constituency, I have purchased books for some schools in the constituency which lack reading materials”.
He further pointed out that, modernised libraries are also being built in the constituency to ensure easy access to books by students in other to imbibe the reading culture in the people.
“I am hopeful that this project would shape the future of the young ones in the constituency, that is my mission and vision for education in my constituency which is to see a very good results and prepare the youth for the future”, the MP opined.