Okyehene needs closure of Bright SHS, proprietor arrested.
THE Okyenhene, Osagyefuo Amoatia Ofori Panin, has referred to as for the instant closure of the Bright Senior High School, a private group at Akyem – Kukruantumi in the Abuakwa North Municipality of the Eastern Region over the alleged beatings instigated by way of the college students on the WAEC officials in last week.
The Akyem – Abukwa Traditional Council announced the order of the Okyenhene in a press announcement issued and signed with the aid of the State Secretary, D.M Ofori Atta copied to the Ministry of Education, Ghana Education Service, West Africa Examination Council, and the Eastern Regional Police Commander also order for an immediate arrest and prosecution of Bright Amponsah, the Proprietor of the School.
According to the Akyem – Abuakwa Traditional, they find the liberal mindset of public authorities on this count as a radical deviation from a responsible mind-set in terms of enforcement of the public policy.
They stated “Also to the above, it has been noted that Bright SHS in phrases of admission method and curriculum is in violation of all the protocols and regulatory measures of the Ghana Education Service. This point is demonstrated without a doubt”.
The Council stated it has come to be evident that 90% of graduands of the Bright SHS drop out of public universities in their first year due to their lack of capability to meet the intellectual and academic needs of tertiary institutions.
The Akyem Abuakwa Traditional Council said they are most involved with the fact of the abuse and degradation of its young mind, and sadly is unable to tolerate this situation.
The Council explaining in addition stated their directive choice is in relation as cited above to live up to its standard accountability to defend the activity of the youth and ensure integrity in public life.
“it is the well-considered opinion of the Akyem Abuakwa Traditional Council to preserve up to its accountability in relation to the affairs of the Bright Senior High School situated at Kukurantumi on the Akyem – Abuakwa land. Particular emphasis is the conduct over the past decade of the proprietor of the school, a positive Bright Amponsah”.
The Traditional Council said, ” they are being provoked by means of the incident of examination fraud of grave value in direct relation to the assault of Mr Gyan Mensah and Damolie Emmanuel Pacome, an reputable of the West African Examination Council and a reporter or the Daily Graphic respectively in their lawful duties to insist on fair habits of WASSCE examination”.
The Council introduced that “On humanitarian grounds and fatherly consideration, the Akyem Abuakwa Traditional Council will assist in the rehabilitation of affected students; this is in consideration of their on the spot and great interest”
Further, a thorough investigation of the operations of Bright SHS over the final decade with unique problem with its dealings with sure officers of the West African Examination Council WAEC.
Students of Bright Senior High School on ultimate Thursday as pronounced allegedly attacked officials of the West African Examination Council (WAEC) supervising the on-going WASSCE examination and a journalist in their faculties after they clashed with the officers after complaining to the School authorities bitterly about how the exterior invigilators deployed to the faculty supervising the examination have been very strict disallowing them to even go out to urinate.
The students say the scenario is affecting them psychologically therefore unable to write the exams, which compelled the headmaster, Bright Amponsah to storm the college and requested the last 12 months college students to come out and attack the WAEC officials.
However, the Management of Bright Senior High School has apologized to the public over the habits of their students for allegedly beating the WAEC Officials and the journalist.
According to the management and the instructors never suggested the students to cease writing the paper and leave the college premises as it was been reported.
Change of Center
Due to that, the West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) has suspended Bright Senior High School as an examination Center following the assault on WAEC officials by means of candidates as stated being incited by means of the Principal, Bright Amponsah.
But the Ayem – Abuakwa Traditional Council says that the assault was instigated and ordered below the misdirection of Bright Amponsah, the proprietor of the rogue Bright Senior High School which for over a decade has been engaged in ultra-commercial and profiteering aims which runs in opposition to the hooked up pastime of the educational policy and integrity of the public examination.
The Traditional Council referred to that the above is now not an remoted incident; it confirms several reviews of the corrupt and exploitative intent of Bright Senior High School.
“Of greater importance to this count and of illustrative and evidential value is his bribery of sure officers of the West African Examination Council over the past decade, adding that ” this situation is validated by using the honesty of Mr Gyan Mensah who decided no longer bow to the filthy temple of indecency and corruption as they take this count number seriously”.
The Council suggested that the effects of the exam from the rogue Bright SHS are falsified and also similarly are reviews of sexual abuse, which for the sake of lack of evidence.
The Council emphasised and insisted that, complete auditing of the tutorial and social situation of Bright SHS through the GES and the police.