Management of the Ghana School Feeding Programme (GSFP) has said the resumption of cooking companies in all beneficiary schools will start on Monday, Might 16.
This, among the other reasons, is to assist the caterers tidy up their kitchens and put together for the second expression of the 2021/22 tutorial year.
A see issued on May possibly 9 said that the commencement really should have started on Tuesday, May well 10 having said that, suitable preparations ought to be built to aid successful shipping and delivery of cooking products and services all over the expression.
“We would like to emphatically guarantee caterers that they would be paid out the 3rd term of the 2021 tutorial yr and other arrears in owing course. We also like to notify caterers that the feeding grant remains unchanged.
“The Ministry [of Gender, Children and Social Protection] and GSFP want to categorical our profound appreciation to all our caterers nationwide for your challenging get the job done and cooperation,” parts of the recognize examine.
In the meantime, the Ranking Member on Parliament’s Instruction Committee, Dr Clement Apaak, has urged the Schooling Ministry and the Ghana Education Provider to handle issues in some fundamental universities urgently.
He thinks government’s failure to acquire methods to resolve challenges facing some educational facilities will cripple the powerful shipping of educating and mastering.
According to him, “basic faculties commence the 2nd expression of 2021/22 tutorial year on the other hand, pupils’ attendance registers are nevertheless to be gained white and colored chalk, supplied in the 1st phrase, can only previous for 4 to six weeks and lesson notebooks have been in acute scarcity since previous 12 months.”
“Markers for all those making use of Marker Boards were under no circumstances presented last expression textbooks are not readily available, a few several years into the implementation of the new curriculum,” he wrote on Facebook Monday.
The Builsa South Member of Parliament (MP) also claimed that the govt owes Capitation Grants for three successive academic many years.
“2019/20 (two tranches), 2020/21 (just one tranche) and 2021/22 (non has been paid). We just cannot have powerful educating and mastering in our primary schools if these concerns persist,” he extra.