General News of Monday, 8 October 2018Source: Myjoyonline.comMinistry rubbishes reports on double-track cancelationEducation Minister, Matthew Opoku PrempehThe Ministry of Education has dismissed media reports that it has cancelled the double track policy in some schools in the Northern Region due to poor infrastructure. The Ministry has in a statement said that the reports are false and should be disregarded. The statement further reiterated that the 400 schools undertaking the double track policy were earmarked for the programme because of the high numbers expected to enrol in them. The double-track policy is meant to prevent the overcrowding. “Government is monitoring the ongoing enrolment process and will decide accordingly on a school-by-school basis as the situation evolves,” he added.
Source: GhanaWeb October 08, 2018 14:37 UTC