The Government Director of Africa Education Watch, Mr Kofi Asare has described the Excessive Courtroom judgement for Achimota College to confess the 2 Rastafarian college students it denied admission on March 19 as a victory for the Proper to Schooling.
The Human Rights Division of the Accra Excessive Courtroom Monday ordered the Authorities of the Accra-based Achimota College to confess the 2 dreadlocked college students it denied amid the character of their coiffure.
Saying the decision of the case, the court docket presided over by Justice Gifty Agyei Addo dominated that the basic human rights of the Rastafarian college students can’t be restricted by the foundations in query.
The Schooling economist reacting to the information in a social media submit sighted by EducationWeb.com.gh stated “the order by the Excessive Courtroom for Achimota Excessive College to confess the rasta college students is a victory for the Proper to Schooling.”
EduWatch Government Director added that “no little one shall be disadvantaged by every other particular person of medical therapy, schooling or every other social or financial profit by cause solely of spiritual or different beliefs as acknowledged byArt 28 (4), 1992 Structure.”
Umaru Sanda Amadu, a journalist with the Accra-based Citi 93.7 FM, has additionally stated the judgment has paved manner for larger discourse together with the case which includes ‘Muslim’ college students the Administration of the Wesley Ladies’ Excessive College denied from fasting throughout Ramadan fasting.