Ghana starts free secondary school education

PUBLISHED: Tue, 12 Sep 2017 11:14:59 GMT

Ghana has begun a new programme of free secondary school education in fulfilment of a key campaign promise of President Nana Akufo-Addo who was elected last year but what are the economic implications of this decision?

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