The Ghana Education Service (GES) has announced the introduction of a new school uniform for Junior High School (JHS) students.
Students are expected to start wearing the new school uniform from next academic year, 2019-2020.
The change of the school uniform forms part of reforms in the educational sector announced by the government through the Ghana Education Service (GES).
The Director-General of the GES, Prof Kwasi Opoku Amankwa announced this at a press conference in Accra on Thursday morning, reports Emmanuel Bonney.
The current uniform, locally referred to as Konkonte and nkate nkwan (groundnut soup) and worn by pupils at the basic level in public schools, was introduced over 30 years ago by the government
The new uniform for JHS students being displayed at the press conference.