Private school Students to enjoy free Hot Meals- President Akufo Addo




President Akufo Addo has stated that Private and Public Junior High Schools will be given one hot meal a day.

In a national address Sunday night, President Akufo-Addo said all Private and Public Junior High Schools will be given one hot meal a day.


“As a result of reports I have recently received that some final year JHS students were going hungry, in complying with COVID-19 protocols, I have just instructed the Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection to begin preparations to ensure that, as from 24th August up to 18th September, all five hundred and eighty-four thousand (584,000) final year JHS students, and one hundred and forty-six thousand (146,000) staff, both in public and private schools, be given one hot meal a day. This is to ensure full observance of the COVID-19 safety protocols”, he revealed.

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