MP for North Tongu in the Volta Region, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has joined several persons to condemn the act of vandalism happening in some senior high schools.
The former deputy education minister bemoaned the share number of rioting in schools, saying “education is not just about passing exams, it is more about shaping good character”.
“Vandalizing school property & insulting the President because you are not pleased with your exams must be the height of indiscipline, insubordination & disrespect which must be condemned by all” he wrote on his Facebook page.
Today, reports has it that, some candidates of the ongoing West Africa Senior School Certificate Examination have clashed with invigilators at Bright SHS in Akyem Kukurantumi over alleged intimidation.
The Swift intervention by Armed Police Personnel from Akyem Tafo and Some BNI officials helped restore calm Thursday Morning.
According to the students, the special deployment of external invigilators supervising the examination have been very strict disallowing them to even go out to urinate. The students say the situation is affecting them psychologically hence unable to write the exams
Meanwhile, there is similar tension building up at Only Believe Senior High Technical School, a private school in Akyem Kukurantumi over similar alleged intimidation .