The honourable central regional minister, Kwamena Duncan says he has fears for the future of the region.
He says his fear is heightened any time he thinks of the next twenty to forty years when “prominent people are to be counted”.
Botwaeku Education Trust Fund (BETFund), a non-governmental organization in the Komenda Edina Eguafo Abrem [KEEA] Municipality which seeks to provide financial assistance towards the education of people of Elmina has been launched.
According to the General Secretary of the fund, Benjamin Amoah, the project targets Senior High School [SHS] leavers who are about to enter tertiary institutions.
He noted that the project will also provide financial assistance including learning materials for students at the elementary level.
The President of Disabilities Student Association of University of Cape Coast [UCC], Atubi Abraham, has expressed his displeasure at the free busing piloting system launched by the Student Representative Council [SRC] two weeks ago.
According to him, measures have not been duly put in place to address the challenges of students with disability as they currently have to struggle to board these buses.