The Municipal Chief Executive of the Nzema East Municipal Assembly, Hon. Frank Okpenyen on Tuesday, 26th January, 2021 commissioned a new JHS block for the Yediyesele Community.
Giving a brief background of the school, Mr. Ibrahim Marshall, an elder of the town indicated that, the first school -a mud structure in the community was built by the community in 1982 with an initial student populace of 25 until Former President John Agyekum Kuffour through the HIPC program, built a well furnished Primary school for the community.
In 2014, the community collaborated and built a raffia structure for the J.H.S students which had been their classroom until, Hon Catherine Afeku, MCE, Hon. Frank Okpenyen and the NPP Government intervened and provided a well furnished JHS block for the community.
Hon. Frank Okpenyen Okpenyen addressing the gathering stated that, the new school had been provided with a modern ICT centre, office, school uniforms, nose masks, fans and connected to the national grid to aid evening studies. He further reiterated that as the MCE, he would continue all the projects the Nana Addo led NPP government started and lobby for more to develop the constituency.
He told the gathering that the NPP Government is consructing and in some areas completed school projects in Ewuku/Agona, Agyan through GNPC, Bokro, Sentum, Kwekusuazo, and will commence the construction of another school in Gwira Aiyinasi this year.
The Chairman of the occasion ( Nana Kwame Essoah III) thanked the president H. E Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo and the NPP government for their educational support to the community. He also thanked the former MP Hon Afeku and the MCE for providing them with a well furnished school and promised that the community would make judicious use of the facility. He also acknowledged the hardwork and humility of the MCE and humbly appealed to the President H. E Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo to give the MCE a second mandate.