The executives of Mamprugu UK and Ireland has presented 20 tables and 80 chairs to the West Mamprusi Municipality Directorate for onward delivery to some schools in the area.
Mr. Rahaman Musah, Secretary to the association who was in company with Lawyer Issahaku Ibrahim, Madam Sumaya Libgi and Madam Wasila Musah, all members of the association presented the furniture to the Municipal Chief Executive, Hon. Arimeyaw Somo Lucky at a short ceremony held at the premises of the Ghana Education Service for onward handing over to the education directorate for distribution to the Geo and Zangum schools respectively.
The MCE stated that the Municipal Assembly has a plan of donating 1,600 desks in its agenda to end the furniture crisis most schools are battling with for sometime now.
“I want to end the furniture problem in the Municipality and so have constructed 600 furniture but will be adding another 1000 pieces to end the issue of luck of furniture in our Municipal” He stated.
Madam Mahama Awulatu, the headmistress of Zangum SDA Prim School, said the gesture, aside improving on the furniture requirements of the school, will go a long way in enhancing teaching and learning.
Receiving the furniture on behalf of the municipal educational directorate, the Municipal Education Director, Mr. Mumuni Mbomwura Francis expressed gratitude to the association for the gesture.
He noted that the donation re-enforced commitment to expand access to facilities in schools to make teaching and learning comfortable and called on others to emulate the good example shown by Mamprugu UK Ireland.
“These are some of the basic things the schools need to promote quality education,” he pointed out.
Source: Mahama Issifu Mashood | tamaleonline.net