A Primary 1 teacher, Faustina Cobson has been adjudged the 2017 National Best Teacher as Ghana marks Global Teachers Day.
The 41-year-old who teaches at the Richard Aquaye memorial school in Agbobloshie, Accra beat two others to win the coveted prize.
She received a three bedroom house, 50,000 cedis and life insurance cover from SIC.
Agnes Nutakor was the first runner-up. She teaches at Kpeve model school in the Volta region. She took home a cash prize of 110,000 cedis and a life insurance cover.
Joseph Agbotsa was the second runner-up. He took home a brand new car, 20,000 cedis life insurance cover from sic life. He is 42 years and teaches with La Nkwantanan Presec in Accra.