The Adentan Municipal Education Director, Ms. Gifty Mussey has urged all teachers and officers within the municipality to up their games despite the numerous successes choked in recent years.
According to her, God has been so good to Adentan Municipal Education directorate in recent years making them excel in various aspects of the academic endeavors ranging from inter schools quiz competitions, WAEC results, cultural competitions, best teacher awards, officers’ elevations where about five have been elevated to directors at different municipal and district assemblies among others.
The Education Director made this call during their maiden Thanksgiving Dinner and Awards Night held at Victory Presbyterian Church, Fafraha on Tuesday 20th December, 2023.The Adentan Municipal Education Directorate Thanksgiving Dinner and Award Night was organized purposely to celebrate and encourage facilitators and officers across the municipality to do more.
In her key note address, Ms. Mussey paid tribute to her predecessors for laying the strong foundation of which she is building on. However, she noted that, despite their achievements, they are currently below 10th meanwhile they were at fourth position last year on academic rating, hence, the need to do more or put in more energies to get to the top.
Key personalities present at the event were Adentan Municipal Chief Executive, Hon. Alexander Nii Noi Adumuah, Hon. Kwame Obeng Fosu Chairman for AdMA Education Sub-Committee, Dr. Christiana Okai- Mensah member of the municipal education Oversite Committee, Mr. Lord Ceaser, the greater Accra Reginal Staff Development Officer, Mr. Prosper Yaw Agbeko, senior house master of Fafraha Community SHS, Rev. Benjamin Amo of Victory Presbyterian Church, Fafraha, Nii Okpelor Sowa Chief of Nmai Dzorn and representatives of some schools in the municipality.
The following distinguished facilitators received honour of citation for their outstanding performance in their respective circuits, Ms Rita Adjei from Bethel Presby Primary and Mr Eric Nii Adjah Ogbojo Presby 1 Basic school all in Adjringanor Circuit. Ms Sandra Nambu of Holy Rosemary R/C primary and Charlotte Drogbefi of Mercy Islamic (JHS) all in Ashaley Bote circuit. In Adentan Circuit Were Ms. Wendy Noi of Adentan community KG and Ms Patricia Abbao of New Legon AdMA Model and in Nmai Dzorn Circuit were Ms Mabel Bonsu Abban of Sowah Din 2 Primary and Janet Esi Essel of St. Francis Catholic Basic
Special Honours were also given to Ms. Stella Gyimah Larbi, the Global Teacher of the year, Mr Iddi-Amin Fredouse, the second runner-up teacher of the year, Hon. Mohammed Adamu Ramadan, Member of parliament for Adentan constituency, Prophet Yaw Annor of ICGC Holy Ghost Temple, Fafraha and Hon. Daniel Alexander Nii-Noi Adumuah, the Municipal Chief Executive for Adentan Municipal Assembly for his special support and contribution to the education sector in the municipality.
In response, the Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) thanked organizers for the recognition and promised his continuous support for the directorate.
However, some private schools were also recognised for their support to the education directorate over the years and were honoured. These schools included Galaxy International school, Pearl of Africa, Divine International Academy, St. Peter’s Mission and Amazing Grace.
In addition, the Global Teacher of the Year, who doubles as the 2022 National Best teacher, presented a citation to Ms Gifty Mussey in honour of her unconditional love and support for facilitators across the assembly.
The event participants especially the facilitators were happy and urge the directorate to continue organizing this programme as it will go a long way to encourage the teachers and all educational workers within the assembly to deliver their best always.
SOURCE: ISD, ADENTAN