THE MEMBER of Parliament for North Tongu Constituency in the Volta Region, Honourable Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has paid the full fees of 50 tertiary students from the 50 most affected displaced families as a result of the catastrophic VRA-induced floods in his beloved constituency.
The Lawmaker presented the money to the students at a short ceremony held at Mepe St. Kizito SHTS camp on Sunday, 12th November, 2023.
The package which includes a back-to-school transportation financial support amounts to a total sum of GH¢110,524.83.
The 50 students were selected from all 21 displaced camps; all traditional areas; and all tertiary institutions from universities, colleges of education, nursing training institutions and technical universities.
This latest North Tongu MP’s bursary for displaced tertiary students initiative is expected to guarantee that his beloved tertiary students are able to continue their education without disruptions despite the devastating economic impact of the VRA-induced floods.