Mr. Speaker, my hon. Colleague must be happy to have about five institutions with the Constituency. Mr. Speaker, GES has started the improvement and provision of facilities at the above-mentioned schools.
Mr. Speaker, at Agate Secondary School a 6-unit classroom block was started in 1999. However the project was suspended in 2000 for lack of funds. It is hoped that the 6-unit classroom block would be reactivated when funds become available.
Mr. Speaker, at Have Technical Institute, a 2-storeyed girls' dormitory block was started in 2003 at a contract sum of ¢4,21,389,572. An amount of ¢1,620,624,000.00 has been paid to date. 52 per cent of works have been completed. An amount of ¢3 billion has been budgeted to complete the project from GETFund resources. This year. Mr. Speaker, you will notice that the figure should include three zeros, one billion six hundred and twenty million.
Mr. Speaker, at Logba Agricultural Secondary School, a computer resource center is being constructed at a contract
sum of ¢237,250,420. An amount of ¢251,482,329 has been paid to date. 70 per cent of works have been completed. An amount of ¢600,000,000 has been approved for the project so far. An additional ¢200 million has been budgeted for the work from GETFund resources as a reserve budget.
Mr. Speaker, at Ve Secondary School, a 6-unit classroom block is under construction. 84 per cent of the works have been completed. The project was started on 16th September, 1997 and was expected to be completed by 18th March, 1998 at an initial contract sum of ¢177,434,435. An amount of ¢433,982,900 has been paid to date. Again, a sum of ¢120,000,000 has been approved this year to complete the project.
Mr. Speaker, at Leklebi Secondary School, a 2-storeyed girl's dormitory has also been started. The contract sum is ¢2,438,416,700 and 24 per cent of works is completed. The project was started in 2003. An amount of ¢541,500,000 has been paid to date. The work is on-going and an amount of ¢400 million has been allocated in the 2006 budget to continue the work.