President Akufo-Addo has hinted that Ghanaians can access free tertiary education in the near future just as Free Senior High School has been possible.
The NPP flagbearer answering to whether the decision to send the scholarship Secretariat to the various district to enable more students to access it is a form of piloting to know whether tertiary education could also be Free said Free tertiary education in Ghana can be possible but can not give timeline.
“At least for this generation we have to make a move to that direction because we want more human material, we want the development of our human material as a matter of urgent clarity”
“I don’t want to to give a time table to it but definitely all the steps we are taken is towards that line” he told Oheneba Nana Aseidu on Kumasi-based Wontumi FM.
President Akufo-Addo in his delivery also explained that that the double track could only come to an end when all the infrastructures in the various Senior High Schools (SHS) across the country are been expanded.
“The NPP government is expanding infrastructures in all the various Senior High Schools and once this is done hopefully, i believe by the end of NNP’s second term, the gold and green track system will have come to an end and we will have a unify system again because we will have the infrastructure to support the intake.