Wednesday, November 13, 2019

StandChart endowment fund supports 31 brilliant-but-needy students

Standard Chartered Bank Ghana Limited is disbursing a total of GHS71,000 as the first tranche of a total amount of GHS300,000 over a four-year period to 31 brilliant and needy students who have gained...

Textbooks not most important in teaching – NAPO to Minority

Education Minister Dr. Mathew Opoku Prempeh has said providing teachers with textbook without the needed teacher motivation is a misplaced priority call by the opposition. According to the Education Minister, teachers in Ghana do not...

COCOBOD loan: School kids to enjoy cocoa drink everyday – Fiifi Boafo

COCOBOD says every schoolchild in Ghana will now receive a cocoa drink a day following the passage of the $600-million loan agreement for Cocoa Productivity Enhancement Project. According to Fiifi Boafo, the executive secretary at...

Four six-unit classroom blocks commissioned in Asene Manso Akroso

Four separate 6-unit classroom blocks have been commissioned in the Asene Manso Akroso District of the Eastern Region Wednesday. The commissioning of all four projects was done by the Eastern Regional Minister Eric Kwakye Daffour. The...

A/R: 85% of basic schools in Mampong without toilets and urinals

85 per cent of basic schools in the Mampong Municipality of the Ashanti Region lack decent toilet and urinary facilities. This came to light after the regional branch of NAGRAT intervened to bring relief to...

Stop needless competition – Yankah tells private unis.

Professor Kwesi Yankah, the Minister of State in charge of Tertiary Education and former Pro-Vice Chancellor of the University of Ghana, has said the needless competition from mentoring institutions is the reason some private...

GNACOPS executives to go on nationwide tour

The executive of Ghana National Council of Private Schools (GNACOPS) are set to embark on a nationwide tour to familiarised itself with it regional bodies. The event will commence on October 31, 2019, aimed at...

Free SHS: I’ll father more children – 75-year-old Chief

A septuagenarian Chief says he is tempted to father more children to enable them "enjoy" governments' Free Senior High School policy which he describes as apt. The 75-year-old Chief of Akyem Manso in the Eastern...

 Abiola Bawuah Foundation provides support for Asante-Akyem schoolgirls

The Abiola Bawuah Foundation (ABF), a non-profit organisation with the aim of supporting intelligent but needy school girls has donated learning materials  to girls in the Ashanti Region. The donation forms part of the “100...

NAFTI beats Legon, GIJ, others in maiden journalism quiz

Broadcast journalism students of the National Film and Television Institute (NAFTI), were the toast of the audience last Wednesday, October 23, as they thrashed graduate students from the University of Ghana, Legon and their...