President Akufo-Addo intervenes for 8 dismissed Chiana SHS girls
After several pleads for clemency for the 8 dismissed Chiana SHS girls, President Akufo-Addo has intervened in the situation.
The 8 students were captured on video using derogatory and unprintable words on the person of the President of the country, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo. After the video went viral on social media, the identified students were initially suspended by the authorities and subsequently dismissed by the Ghana Education Service (GES).
8 Chiana SHS students caught on video insulting President Akufo-Addo dismissed
According to a statement released by Ministry of Education on Friday morning, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has made a move after his attention was drawn to it.
Following the intervention by President, Minister for Education, Dr Yaw Osei Adutwum has directed Ghana Education Service (GES) to revise its decision.
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