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The Mathematical Set Saga

The National Investigative Bureau (NIB) has captured the CEO of the Bluegrass Group Ltd, Kwadwo Darko-Mensah, otherwise called Onasis. 

As per reports, the suspect is to aid a continuous examination with respect to the acquirement of somewhere in the range of 853,000 bits of numerical sets. 

Mr Darko-Mensah is supposed to be a neighborhood specialist of a global organization, Cornfield Group Ltd which was commanded to convey a sum of 853,000 bits of math sets at an expense of ¢75 per unit. 

The agreement which was granted by the Education Ministry in September 2019 neglected to get through when the items were neither conveyed on time or in full. 

Nearby online gateway, Mynewsgh, detailed that 853,000 numerical sets should be given to understudies siting for the 2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). 

Be that as it may, because of the WASSCE course of events, the agreement was treated as "earnest" and sole-sourced in September 2019 to Mr Darko-Mensah's organization with no type of offering. 

The Bluegrass Limited was likewise conceded a free duty waiver of $3.6 million by the public authority on the suggestion of the then Education Minister, Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh and was thusly endorsed by Parliament. 

In any case, further examinations uncovered that, no 2020 WASSCE understudy got any numerical set from government. 

An autonomous arrangement and exploration establishment, the Institute for Education Studies (IFEST) at that point addressed government why the numerical sets which were sole-sourced at a "excessive cost" were never conveyed on schedule for the very reason it was labeled as "dire". 

The Institute additionally reprimanded the legitimacy of the sole sourcing technique received. 

At ¢75 per numerical set, the absolute agreement came to ¢63,975,675. However, Blueglass Limited neglected to convey inside the concurred time. 

Blueglass Limited was said to have later given PR-proclamations, declaring it had conveyed "first transfer" without expressing any figure, even long after the WASSCE was finished. 

Being selected by President Akufo-Addo for the Energy Ministry, Dr Opoku-Prempeh showed up previously, Parliament's Appointments Committee for screening on Friday. 

At the point when questioned on the issue of the Mathematical sets contract and the capture and confinement of CEO of Bluegrass Ltd Kwadwo Darko-Mensah, the then Education Minister said, "I didn't have any acquaintance with him from anyplace." 

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