GES apologizes to President Akufo-Addo – Here is why

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

Management of Ghana Education Service (GES) led by the Director-General Dr. Eric Nkansah has apologized to President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and the general public over the misconduct of Chiana Senior High School students.

In a statement issued by the the Head of Public Relations Unit of the Ghana Education Service Madam Cassandra Twum-Ampofo, the Service has apologized on behalf of the students and Chiana SHS for insulting and defaming President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo in a viral video that surfaced on social media.

GES disclosed that, Management of the Chiana Senior High School in the Kassena Nankana West District has begun investigations to unravel the
circumstances surrounding such unfortunate utterances and gestures from the female students.


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The statement also explained that, parents of the five female students have also been invited to the school to assist in the investigations.

Ghana Education Service (GES) aside the appology has also condemned the unfortunate act of the students which is against every educational and moral principle in the Ghanaian society.

Report available to has confirmed that, five female students were seen in a viral video circulating on social media involving misconducting themselves and using vulgar and
unprintable words on the President, H.E Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.


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The female students are;

1. Mariam GARIBA (form 2 Science A)

2. Amina ALI (form 2 Home Economics B)

3. Mariam Planger MATTEER (form 2 Home Economics A)

4. Janet NDANBIL (form 2 Home Economics A)

5. Patience ASAAH (form 2Arts B2).

Reports have also confirmed that, the viral video was allegedly recorded and circulated on Thursday, 10th November, 2022.

Madam Ivy Betur NAASO the headmistress of Chiana Senior High School has confirmed the unfortunate happenings and hinted that, the school has initiated disciplinary procedure on the five students and investigation is yet to commence on the circumstances surrounding the video recording and the utterances and gestures made in the video.




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