04Jun

Amansie West District Organizes Human Rights Quiz Competition For Schools

The Amansie West District Office of the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) in the Ashanti Region on March 9, 2018, organized a human rights quiz competition for some selected senior high schools (SHS) at the District Assembly Hall to test the knowledge of the students on human rights issues.

Staff of the district office occasionally organizes human rights education for students in these schools to inculcate the ideals of human rights in them. This competition was, however, organized to find out whether students have been able to grasp the fundamental human rights principles.

The underlisted schools participated in the quiz competition:

  1. Mansoman Senior High School
  2. Mansoadubia Senior High School
  3. Esaase Bontefufuo Senior High School

At the end of the quiz competition, Mansoadubia SHS was first (1st), Esaase Bontefufuo SHS second (2nd) and Mansoman Senior High School Third (3rd).

The first (1st) school was given a silver Cup and five (5) copies of the 1992 Constitution, the second (2nd) school a wall Clock and five (5) copies of the 1992 Constitution, and the third (3rd) school five (5) copies of the 1992 Constitution.

Copies of the 1992 Constitution were to be placed in their school libraries for references. Each participant was given a Certificate of participation, a copy of the Constitution, and exercise books.