Deputy Speaker Moye To Underwrite 30% Tuition Cost For Students Attending Sumo Moye Memorial Institute In Bong
The Deputy Speaker of the 54th National Legislature, Prince K. Moye has promised to underwrite 30% of the tuition cost of any students attending the newly opened Sumo Moye Memorial Institute on the Lofa Road in Gbarnga.
The Sumo Moye Memorial Institute is a state of the art academic and vocation institution constructed by Deputy Speaker Moye to provide quality education for the citizenry of Bong County.
Speaking in an interview with Reporters the National Media Consultant in the office of Deputy Speaker Moye, Mohammed Melvin Kwenah said the gesture is meant to ease the economic burdens faced by many parents in the county.
The gesture by the Lawmaker is seen as a huge boost to parents who desire to send their kids to attend the institution.
According to the Senior National Media Consultant in the office of the District #2 Lawmaker, the Sumo Moye Memorial Institute will offer various vocation courses.
Mohammed Melvin Kwenah said the institution will also offer mass communication to students who are interested in journalism.
Though he did not rule out the political nature of the gesture, but Mohammed Kwenah said it is the Deputy Speaker’s way of helping the underprivileged acquire quality education.
The Sumo Moye Memorial Institute according to Kwenah is a secondary school of excellence which focuses on the delivery of 21st century educational and life-long learning experiences using a student-centered approach to curriculum delivery in Bong County.
Mr. Mohammed Melvin Kwenah said the goal of the institution is to stimulate and optimize the potentials of the next generation of leaders by creating a balance between academic excellence and hands-on technical and vocational training, as well as the development of critical thinking skills and problem-solving ability of students.
Since the establishment of the school, residents of the school’s terrain have described the Sumo Moye Memorial Institute as a meaningful contribution to the Bong County school system.
The school is expected to be opened to the public beginning this 2019/2020 academic year.