The Ashanti Regional Minister, Simon Osei Mensah, has chided critics of the double track system for Free SHS, insisting that the policy will not affect the quality of teaching and learning in Senior High Schools.
An Accra Circuit Court on Wednesday convicted a self-styled mechanic who used forged documents to apply for internship at the 37 Military Hospital.
Denis Yalhaness Kwaku Ray was charged with forging documents of the University of Cape Coast (UCC), possessing as altered documents.
He denied forging the documents but admitted possessing them.
A leading member of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Gabby Asare Otchere-Darko has said that the Free Senior High School (SHS) programme will remain free for all despite suggestions that the policy should target the poor and vulnerable.
In a tweet, Mr Otchere-Darko said that even though the debate over the free SHS is healthy the policy will remain free as it started.
“NPP was elected on a platform of free SHS for all and that’s what it is and will be. The debate over means testing will, nevertheless, continue and should continue. Healthy.”