The National President of Muslim Mission Secretariat, Sheik Hanun Almad Apaw, has passionate appeal to the government led by Nana Addo Dankwah Akufo-Addo, the ministry of education led by Hon. Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh and other authorities to make Arabic language compulsory in the basic schools as is been did to French language.
According to him, government should let every student who will study Arabic language write an exams on it with their final years because over one thousand five hundred(1,500) Islamic schools across the country which they study language but the most painful accept is that our education ministry does not allow them to exercise their mind on their final years which is bad.
Sheik Hanun further explain that, government and the ministry of education should allow the Islamic schools add Arabic language in their final year exams because is not a language of Muslims but rather a general language for the global world, but the most painful to him is that the ministry of education has been eliminating the Arabic language from the new curriculum . He there urging the government to make the Arabic language compulsory in the basic schools as is been did to Twi and French and others but should not eliminate it from the new curriculum.