Gov’t Procures Past Questions For Final Year WASSCE Students;
The Minister of Education, Dr Yaw Osei Adutwum has told Parliament that the government has spent a total amount of GH₵68.5 million to procure over one million past questions and answers for senior high school (SHS) students. This is part of an intervention to help them prepare for the 2020 and 2021 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE.
However, he said government spent GH₵33,6 million to procure 568,755 WASSE past questions and answers as well as examiners’ report in 2020. A total amount of 446,954 similar materials were also procured in 2021.
Meanwhile, the materials, he said, were procured from Messrs Kingdom Books and Stationery at a unit price of GH₵59 in 2020 and GH78 in 2021.