Mr. Bernard Blay, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Parliamentary candidate for Bia West Constituency of the Western North Region, has donated 20 dual desks to Kwame Tawiah Krom (KTK) D/A Primary School in the Bia West District.
Mr. Blay also donated sports equipment to the Bia West District Education Sports Committee to support the basic school sports.
The items include, footballs, volleyball, javelin poles among others.
He said the donation of the furniture followed an appeal made by the Headmaster of the School, to help address the furniture challenges facing the smooth running of the School, especially for primary one.
According to him, inadequate furniture have been one of the major problems in the District, which had resulted in school pupils sitting on the floor during class periods.
Mr. Blay said the donation was the first batch of furniture to be supplied in his effort to stem the furniture problem in the Bia District and also to improve upon education.
He in this regard urged the pupils to reciprocate the gesture by studying hard to enable them reach the highest level of education.
Mr Blay also used the opportunity to advise his constituents to follow the directives and measures of the government, to protect the public from contracting the coronavirus.
Mr. Gyan Andrews, Headmaster of the School, on behalf of the staff and pupils, expressed his profound gratitude to the aspirant for the timely intervention to solve the furniture challenges facing the School.