The Minister for Education, Dr Yaw Osei Adutwum has paid a working visit to the Cape Coast Technical University (CCTU) to inspect ongoing projects under the Ghana-China Project on the upgrade of equipment in the university.
The Ghana-China Project will see the rehabilitation and upgrading of Equipment in technical universities and technical Institutes in the country.
It also is being implemented to improve the employability of Ghanaian youth by providing them with the relevant skills and competencies required for self and formal employment.
According to Adutwum, 13 technical institutes and all the technical universities across the country after the completion of the ongoing project will get state-of-the-art tools and equipment to improve teaching and learning.
“Under the project is also a construction of a Technical Examinations Unit Block (TEUB) at the Akenten Appiah-Menka University of Skills Training and Entrepreneurial Development (AAMUSTED),” the Education Minister disclosed.
Accompanying the Honourable Minister for Education were Dr. Fred Kyei Asamoah, (Ag. Director General of CTVET), Mr. Benjamin K. Gyasi (Chief Director of the Ministry of Education) and other officials of the Ministry of Education.