Thursday, October 1, 2020

Sacked NSS staff threaten court action

The over 200 sacked staff of the National Service Scheme have threatened a court action against the scheme in order to get their dismissal revoked. According to their Public Relations Officer, Edwin Afetsi their dismissal...

GAW revives National Writers’ Awards

The Ghana Association of Writers (GAW) has served notice it will revive the national writers’ awards as part of efforts to improve quality of writing in the country. The awards have not been held in...

NSS sacks last-minute recruits

The National Service Scheme (NSS) has sacked some of its staff who were recruited during the transition process. This was based on the advice of the Education Minister, Dr. Matthew Opoku-Prempeh. The scheme is the first...

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...

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