Don’t engage SHS students to partizan politicking – GES To Political Parties

The Ghana Education Services (GES) has cautioned political parties to refrain from engaging students in Senior High Schools (SHS) for partizan politicts during the MOP Up registration exercise.

This exercise which commences today, Saturday, July 18, 2020 is aimed to register students who are eligible to vote but could not do so last week.

This comes after widespread controversy over Nana Boakye (Nana B), the National Youth Organiser of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) visiting some campuses in the Ashanti Region.

The GES in a statement signed by Cassandra Twin Ampofo, Head of Public Affairs Unit urged political party representatives monitoring the exercise not to use various campuses for partizan politicking.

“Management of Ghana Education Service (GES) wishes to once again remind the general public especiaily political party representatives who would be assigned by their parties fo observe the process on the various campuses, that, the schools should not be used as a place for partisan politicking.”

She further indicated that “Managerment of GES urges all who will take part in the registration exercise to strictly comply with the COVID-19 health and safety protocols.”


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