July 17, 2014

In order to spur the efforts of teachers to give off their best in achieving quality education,the Member of Parliament for Salaga North, Alhaji Alhassan Mumuni, is to institute an awardscheme for the best performing teachers in the constituency, from December this year.

The MP, who has already earmarked 30% of his MPs Common Fund to promoting education, is relatively focused on investing earnestly to improve the welfare of teachers.

He has also shown his commitment towards realizing this programme, as he had tasked the District Directorate of the Ghana Education Service (GES) to help identify such deserving teachers for the honours.

Meanwhile, Alhaji Alhassan Mumuni, has in a separate ceremonies handed over toilet facilities to three deprived schools in the area.

The GH¢84,000 projects are meant to provide sanitation facilities for school children and teachers in the three communities, which are Dakpemyili, Dashie, and Wulanyili.

The project, which is being implemented by the Ghana Education Service (GES), is being sponsored by the Global Partnership for Education Grant, and it is expected to benefit 57 deprived districts across Ghana, of which 19 in the Northern Region are beneficiaries.