The government has emphasized its commitment
to ensuring the Akropong School for the Blind get the necessary projects it
deserves through the Municipal Assembly.
Speaking at the official launching of 75th
Anniversary of Akropong School for the Blind and Commissioning of Ghana
Investment Fund for Electronic Communications (GIFEC) ICT Centre for the School
in the Akuapem North Municipal of the Eastern Region, the Deputy Eastern
Regional minister indicated, government would do it's best to support the
Mr. Samuel Nuertey Aryetey, added, the inner
campus roads of the facility have already been awarded on contract to be
asphalted and therefore, the contractor would soon start work on the project.
The 75th Anniversary, which would be
celebrated next year 2020 is under the theme: "Quality Education for the
Visually Impaired-75 years in Retrospect".
"It is heartwarming to know that more
products of the school are serving in various capacities and contributing their
quota to the development of this Country. Indeed, disability is not
"I assured them of Government continuous
support and also indicated that more projects through the Akuapem North
Municipal Assembly headed by Mr. Dennis Aboagye will hit the school very soon
to enhance effective teaching and learning" Mr. Aryertey stated.
According to him, besides, the rehabilitation
of the inner campus roads which would be asphalted has also been awarded and
the contractor is mobilizing to come to the site very soon.
He narrated: "With the
help of GIFEC, the school now has an ICT center to bridge the digital gap
between the served and unserved/underserved".
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