By: KALD | Voltaonlinegh |
The Deputy Volta Regional Minister, Rev. Johnson Avuletey on Tuesday embarked on a tour of some selected basic schools in the Ho Municipality to welcome new pupils into the country’s school system.
Accompanied by the Regional Director of Education, Madam Enyonam Amafugah, Ho Municipal Chief Executive Hon. Nelson Akorli, Ag. Ho Municipal Education Director, Mr. Joseph Tei Amesimeku and Ho Municipal Health Director, Dr. Senanu Dzokoto, the Deputy Minister participated in the annual, ‘My First Day at School’ celebration to welcome children now making a debut in the mainstream education system for the 2019/20 academic year.
Schools visited included, Agbokope A.M.E. Zion Basic School, Air Field Basic School, Free Town MA Basic School, Ho Kpodzi E.P Basic School and Kabore School Complex, where Mr. Avuletey and his entourage interacted with both pupils and teachers.
While welcoming the new ones into the schools system on behalf of the Regional Minister, Dr. Archibald Letsa, he entreated the teachers to provide a conducive environment for the children to remain in school.
He urged them to be good role models to the pupils and nurture them in a morally upright manner.
The Deputy Minister as part of the tour, distributed exercise books and other souvenirs to the newly promoted Kindergarten one pupils.
He also donated 50 bags of cement to Agbokope A.M.E. Basic for the construction of a new classroom block.