25/11/22, the Member of Parliament for Kwadaso, Hon.Dr Kingsley Nyarko honoured the invitation of Prempeh College Basic ‘A’ school to climax its maiden graduation, Speech and Price Giving Day.
The ceremony was the first of its kind since the school’s establishment that sought to award hardworking, brilliant students and pass out JHS graduands having successfully completed their basic examination.
Delivering the keynote address as the Special Guest of Honour under the theme”Free education, gender parity,” the Hon MP expressed the government’s commitment to education, policies and priority-driven initiatives put together in the interest of making this sector one of the best. He reiterated the importance of free education in enhancing human capital and making nations prosperous. He praised HE Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for introducing the free senior high school education and encouraged parents to ensure their children benefit from it. He indicated that the FSHS education is a key to our progress and development. The Hon Member also indicated that the advent of the FSHS has increased gender parity from 0.92 in 2007 to 0.99 in 2021, a very significant progress towards achieving gender parity which is 1.
The Hon MP highlighted the support services offered in respect of financial and other forms of assistance towards education in the constituency.