Friday, April 23, 2021

Decentralise free SHS to curb corruption, improve quality – Minority

The Minority in Parliament has called for the decentralization of the free SHS policy to help curb corruption and the persistent challenges that has blighted the implementation of the policy. The Minority added that the...

GES’ postponement of school reopening will affect students – GNAT

The Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT) has urged the Ghana Education Service to put in place measures to prevent the postponement of reopening dates for SHS students in the future. According to GNAT, the...

Rasta impasse: We’re not hopeful about the court – Africa Education Watch

Executive Director of Africa Education Watch Kofi Asare has expressed doubts over the suit filed by the Rastafarian student seeking to overturn a decision not to admit him into the Achimota Senior High School...

Readwide, Yaa Asantewa SHS promote reading through essay contest

In line with its objective to promote the culture of reading among Ghanaians, Readwide Company Limited, a leading bookshop and distributor of learning materials, has sponsored an essay competition organised by the Yaa Asantewaa...

Conquer your fears and apply to Maritime University – VC to women

The Vice-Chancellor of the Regional Maritime University (RMU), Professor Elvis Nyarko has urged women to apply and participate in the programmes offered at the university. According to the Vice-Chancellor, both the August 2020 & January...

British Council, COTVET hold workshop on Ghana’s first National Apprenticeship Policy

The British Council, together with the Council for Technical and Vocational Education Training (COTVET), on Wednesday, March 24 held a workshop on the enforcement of Ghana’s first National Apprenticeship Policy. The six-hour workshop which took...

Vodafone Ghana Foundation marks IWD with ‘Girls in STEM’ mentorship program

To complement Vodafone Ghana’s passion to empower girls in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Maths (STEM), Vodafone Ghana Foundation has organised a mentorship program to commemorate this year’s International Women’ Day. The program which hosted some...

Rasta impasse: Achimota School believes in inclusion – Adutwum

Education Minister Dr. Yaw Adutwum has disclosed that consultations are ongoing aimed at revising school rules to address matters as relates to the admission of Rastafarian students. According to him, the Achimota School has over...

Rasta impasse: Disgraceful NAGRAT talking out of ignorance – Ras Mubarak

Ras Mubarak has described utterances of the National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT) in the admission standoff between Achimota School and the two Rastafarian students as disgraceful. According to the former Kumbungu lawmaker, the leadership...

GIJ defends defer directive despite students’ protest

Management of the Ghana Institute of Journalism has defended its directive that students who delayed in registering for the new semester will defer their course. The directive has ignited an outcry from students who stormed...

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