The Municipal Chief Executive of Ayawaso West Municipal Assembly Sandra Owusu Ahinkorah has pledged to build the first school for the blind in Dzorwulu in Accra.
She disclosed this Tuesday, January 19 when she visited the Dzorwulu Special School as part of her tour of some selected schools in her municipality following the re-opening of schools.
Mrs Sandra Owusu Ahinkorah visited six schools and was happy with how teachers and students adhered to the Covid protocols.
However, at the Dzorwulu Special School, she said she has done extensive consultations with stakeholders towards the construction of a school for the blind in partnership with Treat the Kids and Women Foundation, a Non-governmental Organisation ready to partner towards the realization of the project.
“There are a lot of brilliant visually impaired children roaming our streets for arms. Their talents are being wasted. someone must stand in the gab and that is why I am passionate about this project. I am calling on everyone who shares in this vision to come on board,” she said.
The MCE was accompanied on the tour by her Municipal Coordinating Director and Directors of Education and Health.
Also present were all Assembly members representing the Thirteen (13) electoral areas of the Municipality.