Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has said that NDC Flagbearer John Dramani Mahama cannot be trusted with Free SHS because he crippled the education sector with debt when in office as president.
The ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) in their recent post on their official Twitter page shared the information on how former President John Mahama incurred massive debt in the education sector.
According to the NPP, John Dramani Mahama cannot be trusted with the flagship Free Senior High School becuase he incurred a total debt of:
GHC 3.7 billion debt of GETFund
GHC 2.4 million SHS Subsidy
GHC 36 million Feeding Grants for Colleges of Education
GHC 8 million Capital Grant
GHC 4.7 million Feeding Grant for Special School
According to the NPP, former president John Dramani Mahama “ran a debt-burdened education sector affecting supply of everything including writing chalk.”