Friday, May 24, 2019

Free vocational education, training has come to stay – Dep. Edu Minister

A deputy Minister for Education in charge of Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET), Gifty Twum Ampofo, has declared that government will not relent on its efforts to provide free skill, technical and vocational...

Asiakwa Teacher Murder: Sixth suspect arrested as MUSEC declares war on drugs

A sixth and last suspect in the murder of a 55-year-old teacher at Asiakwa Salvation Army Basic School in the Eastern Region has been arrested. The suspect Aboagye Evans, alias, Otega, 18, was picked up...

Asiakwa teacher killing: One more suspect arrested in Accra

One more suspect has been arrested in connection with the heinous Asiakwa assault and murder of a teacher of Salvation Army Basic School in the Abuakwa South Municipality of the Eastern Region, bringing the...

We didn’t produce Otumfuo statue – KNUST

The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has rejected reports that it produced the controversial statute of the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu, at the Kejetia roundabout in Kumasi. Media report following the rejection...

We will admit 23k free SHS students – KNUST

Management of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in Kumasi has expressed its readiness to admit about 23,000 Senior High school graduates in 2020-21 academic year. The university, after realizing high enrollment...

KNUST bans sports betting on campus

Management of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has banned gambling and sports betting on campus. Students found engaging in the practice will now be rusticated for a year. The decision was arrived...

Fmr govt statistician heads Dominion University College

A former acting government statistician, Prof. Nicholas N.N Nsowah – Nuamah has been inducted into office as the new president of the dominion university college. He is to head the university for the next four...
Prof. Jane Nana Opoku Agyemang

Prof Opoku-Agyemang writes: On STEM education in Ghana

This article shares with the reader the steps that were taken at the Ministry of Education between January 2013 and January 2017, when my team and I had the privilege to serve in the...

Strike: Double track system will grind to a halt – TEWU chairman

The Teachers and Education Workers Union (TEWU) has warned that the double track system introduced at the Senior High Schools will suffer dire consequences if their membership embarks on its threatened strike action. The union...

Three students injured as rainstorm rips off girls dormitory of St. Stephen’s SHS

Three female students of St. Stephen's Presbyterian Senior High School (STEPSS) at Asiakwa in the East Akyem Municipality of the Eastern region sustained minor injuries in a heavy rainstorm disaster which ripped off the...

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