Ashesi University founder praises Akufo-Addo’s double-track free SHS system

Ashesi University founder praises Akufo-Addo’s double-track free SHS system

- The founder of Ashesi University, Dr Patrick Awuah, has endorsed the double-track system associated with Nana Addo's free-SHS policy

- According to the renowned Dr, the policy is great and needs to be explained well for Ghanaians to understand

- It is reported that Dr Patrick Awuah made his statement at a recent gathering where he was speaking

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Dr Patrick Awuah, the founder and president of Ghana’s fast-growing tertiary institution, Ashesi University, has endorsed the government’s double-track free Senior High School (SHS) system.

A report by peacefmonline.com indicates that Patrick made this revelation in a recent gathering he was speaking at.

According to Dr Patrick Awuah, the double-track free SHS is a laudable policy from the Akufo-Addo led government which needs to be embraced by every Ghanaian.

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Ashesi University founder praises Akufo-Addo’s double-track free SHS system

Ashesi University founder praises Akufo-Addo’s double-track free SHS system Source: Ghanaculturepolitics.com, Ghanaweb.com
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It is further stated that the Ashesi University founder believes the policy was simply not well-explained to the people of Ghana, which is why has received backlash from many people.

The double-track free SHS system is a clever idea and must be embraced by everyone but I think it has not been communicated well to Ghanaians very well”, Dr. Awuah said.

Dr Patrick Awuah holds bachelor's degrees in Engineering and Economics from Swarthmore College; an MBA from UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business; and honorary doctorates from Swarthmore College, Babson College, and the University of Waterloo

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Meanwhile, George Ameyaw, a student of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW), who supported himself through school with his aboboya/okada business has graduated as the best student.

In an interview with YEN.com.gh, the gentleman confirmed that he had a GPA of 3.96, which was the highest in the Faculty of Science and Environment Education.

George studied BSc Integrated Science Education from UEW-Mampong campus in the College of Agriculture Education at the respected university.

His journey to becoming an aboboya rider started when George was in level 200 and his study-leave salary was cut.

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