Twins of Comedienne and Ghanaian media personality Valentina Nana Agyeiwaa popularly known as Afia Schwarzenegger were sacked from examination hall by authorities of Kumasi High School (SHS) in the ongoing West African Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) which began yesterday.
According to MyNewsGh.com sources, James Ian Geiling and John Irvin Geiling were secluded from joining colleagues in the examination hall by the headmaster of the school, Mr. Bernard Hall Baidoo over suspicion of contracting COVID-19 shortly the students returned from home.
“After they failed to adhere safety protocols of COVID-19 laid down by the Education Ministry, the school has to ensure they tested negative before they can be allowed to mingle with other students on campus”, sources close to the headmaster of Kumasi High told MyNewsgh.com.
According to Information available, candidate James Ian Geiling and John Irvin Geiling left school without permission and were back on campus to write their Visual Arts practicals yesterday.
“In this case, they have to be tested because of the possibility of contracting the virus from other people”, the source to report on the condition of strict anonymity.
School authorities have declined comment on the matter when reached.
Meanwhile, the government has cautioned the candidates to observe the COVID-19 protocols so as to keep safe as they take the examination.
Some 313, 837 candidates will sit this year’s examination in over 700 Senior High Schools (SHSs) across the country.