Prestea Huni-Valley MP congratulates Best Student in 2018 BECE

Thursday 21st March, 2019
Mrs Barbara Oteng-Gyasi019

By P.K. Yankey, GNA

Bogoso(W/R), March 21, GNA - The Member of Parliament (MP) for Prestea Huni-Valley, Mrs. Barbara Oteng-Gyasi has congratulated Ms. Winifred Korangye Amoah, a 17-year former student of the Bogoso Golden Star D/A JHS.

Ms Amoah, who is currently a student of Wesley Girls, Cape Coast emerged as one of the best 24 graduating students in the 2018 B.E.C.E in Ghana.

The MP admitted that by that feat, the student had lifted the image of the Prestea Huni-Valley District in terms of good quality education delivery.

Mrs Oteng-Gyasi who had recently been appointed Minister-Designate for Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts told the media that "I am happy a female student from my constituency has made it as one of the best students in the examinations conducted by the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) in Ghana."

The MP was also happy that Ms. Amoah was currently offering General Science Programme at the Wesley Girls in Cape Coast and reiterated her commitment to raising the standard of education in the Prestea Huni-Valley.

"It is important to note, that some of my students have benefited from GNPC Scholarship in 2019. Just to mention a few, Michael Ampah, a student of University of Mines and Technology (UMaT), Tarkwa and Bright Graham, a Mechanical Engineering Student of University of Energy and Natural Resources (UNER) have each received a four-year GNPC Scholarship to complete a four-year Bachelor Degree Programme”.

She stated that, together with the Municipal Chief Executive, Mr. Mozart Kwaku Owuh “we have provided eight motorbikes to all Circuit Supervisors and a Vehicle for the Municipal Director to enable them supervise education at the pre-tertiary schools in the Prestea Huni-Valley".

The Municipal Director of Education for Prestea Huni-Valley, Mrs. Mary Vida Kwofie encouraged schools in Prestea Huni-Valley to emulate the good example of Bogoso Golden Star D/A JHS.