Friday, October 18, 2019

Fred Asamoah appointed COTVET boss

A former Vice-Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), USA branch, Fred Kyei Asamoah, has been appointed the new Executive Director of the Council for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (COTVET) by President...

Nat’l Service Scheme irrelevant – K.B Asante

Retired Diplomat, K.B Asante, has stated that the current National Service programme is irrelevant. “I think what we call National Service now is an apology of service to the people,” he told Accra-based Class FM...

E/R: Pupils injured as school bus crashes

Some pupils of the Little Angel Preparatory School in Apedwa are in critical conditions after their school bus collided with another vehicle at Kibi-Amanfrom in the East Akyem Municipality of the Eastern region. The injured...

I didn’t do National Service – Afeku

Minister-designate for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Catherine Afeku, has stated that she did not do national service as required by law. She made this known on Monday during her vetting before the Appointments Committee of...

GEIG US founder participates in UN event

The Girls Education Initiative Ghana – US, Inc. Founder and President Elizabeth Patterson will participate in a panel discussion at the 55th Commission on Social Development at United Nations Headquarters, New York. The event...

Another school collapse looms

The Akyem Agyapomaa Methodist Primary School in the East Akyem Municipality of the Eastern region is sitting on a time bomb. The dilapidated school building, according to experts, could cave in anytime soon, breeding fears...

Prioritize education in Zongos – Youth

The youth of Koforidua Zongo want the Ministry of Inner Cities and Zongo Development to prioritize education in the Zongo community to help develop the human resource available to be well equipped with skills...

Service personnel allowance increment not budgeted – NSS

The National Service Secretariat says the increase in the allowance of service personnel by about 60% during the erstwhile Mahama administration was not captured in government’s November supplementary budget thus it cannot be effected. The...

School collapse : Parliament to probe death of six pupils

The Education Committee of Parliament is expected to commence investigations into the circumstances that led to the death of  six infants while they were studying at Breman Gyambra in the Central Region. The children died...

School collapse: Infant victims to be buried today

The six kindergarten pupils who died at Breman Jamra in the Asikuma Odoben Brakwa district after their school building collapsed on them are to be buried today, Thursday February 2. The incident  according to Starr...