The National Democratic Congress (NDC) Parliamentary Candidate for Weija-Gbawe constituency, Obuobia Darko-Opoku wishes all the Basic Education Certificate Examination (B.E.C.E) candidates in the nation, especially those in the Weija-Gbawe constituency success in the upcoming examination.
Obuobia Darko-Opoku, who is also the founder of the Obuobia Foundation, distributed about 2000 mathematical sets to some schools in the constituency as part of her commitment towards quality education. These mathematical sets programme started two years ago and has positively impacted on the success of students.
In her statement, she admonished students to be of good behaviour during the examination, and advised them to respect the invigilators and listen to every instruction given them by the examination officials and also abide by the rules and regulations regarding the examination.
She also urged the candidates not to rely on leaked papers, but rather concentrate on what they have been taught by their teachers and success will surely come their way.
“As a mother, I encourage you to be confident in the examination hall, do not be intimidated or frightened by anyone, just keep your calm and answer your questions accordingly, double check your answers if necessary and submit your answer booklets when they are requested for by the examination officials,” she stated.
She added: “You are the future leaders of our country, we trust in your potentials and capabilities, the President of Ghana, His Excellency John Dramani Mahama, your parents, families, friends and the whole nation are behind you with prayers. We know you will make us proud!
“We wish you all the best in your examination, we trust God to grant you retentive memory and success so you come out with flying colors!”