Friday, May 29, 2020

COVID-19: PTA Council cautions gov’t against reopening schools

The National Council for Parent-Teacher Associations (NCPTAs) has appealed to government to further delay the reopening of schools in the country in the wake of COVID-19. According to the Council, there is no scientific and...

Akufo-Addo will make right decision on schools reopening – Dan Botwe

The Minister for Regional Re-Organization and Development Dan Kwaku Botwe has given the assurance that President Akufo-Addo will make the right decision on reopening of schools in the wake of COVID-19 Schools and Universities have...

NaCCA approves 96 more textbooks from kindergarten to basic schools

The National Council for Curriculum and Assessment (NaCCA) has published the second batch of the official list of textbooks recommended for kindergarten to basic Schools. A total of 96 publications covering a number of subject areas were...

Govt urged not to rush in reopening of schools

Assistant Headmaster in charge of Academics at the Apostle Safo School of Arts and Sciences Hughes Lartey, has cautioned the government against the re-opening of schools in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. In his...

V/R: Remote Brada Tornu community gets six-unit classroom block

The North Dayi District Assembly has completed a six-unit classroom block facility at Brada Tornu, a deprived community down the Volta Lake. The classroom block will address the infrastructural challenges facing the community's primary school...

Reports of schools reopening false – Oppong Nkrumah

Government says that reports circulating that it will soon reopen schools across the country are untrue. Government says it is instead engaged in consultation on when and how to reopen schools. Speaking at the Information Ministry's...

Supreme Court annuls Ofori-Binkorang’s election as UEW Pro-VC

The election of Professor Andy Ofori-Binkorang as Pro-Vice-Chancellor of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) has been annulled by the Supreme Court today. A High Court in Winneba in June last year dismissed an application...

UG students petition for partial refund of academic, residential fees

Students of the University of Ghana, Legon, are asking for a part refund of the academic and residential fees they paid for the 2019/2020 academic year. According to them, they are of the conviction that...

Public Universities Bill needless – Academy of Arts and Sciences

The Ghana Academy of Arts and Sciences has rejected the Public Universities Bill laid before Parliament describing it as unnecessary and one that is likely to set the institutions several decades back. The Academy in...

NaCCA announces first batch of 187 recommended textbooks for KG, Primary schools

The National Council for Curriculum and Assessment (NaCCA), acting on behalf of the Education Ministry has announced the first batch of recommended textbooks for use in teaching the new curriculum at the KG and...

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