President Akufo-Addo has broken the ground for work to start on the Ghana Grant House, the new authoritative structure for the Head of State Grant Plan Ghana (HoSA).
The GH¢5million project, a two-story office block, with a 200-limit meeting room, preparing offices, and regulatory workplaces, is relied upon to be finished in a day and a half.
At a short service on Wednesday at Okponglo, President Akufo-Addo uncovered that he had consistently been amped up for the work being finished by the Honor Plan, which had assisted youngsters with finding their latent capacity, and discover their position on the planet for more than fifty years.
He said for some more youthful Ghanaians to profit by the program, it was significant that a befitting authoritative office be given the Plan, to work with the aspiring focuses on that would help drive development in the country and past.
“The arrangement of a Ghana Grant House, to fill this need, is my responsibility towards driving the plan of the Honor Plan,” the President said.
The Head of State Grant Ghana is the Duke of Edinburgh’s Worldwide Honor in Ghana and an individual from the Global Honor Affiliation. The Plan is an adolescent improvement program that tries to challenge youngsters through a reasonable program of intentional exercises.
The Plan, a non-serious program, uncovers the capability of youngsters in different trains, and permits thier accomplishments to be perceived globally. It is available to youthful people from age14 to 24 years, paying little mind to their experience and conditions.
More than 750,000 Ghanaian youth have partaken and profited by the plan since its commencement in 1967.
The President is the Main Supporter of the Plan.
President Akufo-Addo noticed that the culmination of the Ghana Grant House task will put Ghana in front of a considerable lot of the nations running the Duke of Edinburgh’s Worldwide Honor.
This will imply that Ghana will be the second country in Africa, after the Presidents’ Honor of Kenya, and one of only a handful few nations all around the world, to have its own regulatory office.
The President noticed that given the correct help, the Ghanaian youth held the ability to adequately shape the eventual fate of the country and make Ghana really the Dark Star of Africa.
He reported that, on the side of the activity of the Honor Secretariat, its operational expense would be borne by the Workplace of the President, under the immediate management of the Head of Staff.
“Vehicles are likewise to be designated to the Secretariat for its utilization. Notwithstanding the 1,000,000 cedi commitment to this venture, Government vows to do what it can to guarantee that the undertaking is finished in the following 36 weeks,” he added.
President Akufo-Addo approached people, corporate bodies, particularly in the development business, to give building material, to help the venture happen as expected.
“Together, we can help make this undertaking a reality,” he said, adding, “I thank all who have contributed reliably towards the achievement of the Honor Plan. Presently isn’t an ideal opportunity to lay on our paddles, yet to help understand the vision of an Honor Plan that is really self-supporting.”