Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Investigate owners of hostels around UG – Old Vandal to EOCO, NIB

A member of the Old Vandals Association of Commonwealth Hall, Bernard Oduro Takyi has called on the National Investigation Bureau (NIB) and the Economic and Organized Crime Office (EOCO) to investigate owners of hostels...

Return of quota system for Colleges of Education smacks of dishonesty – Apaak

Deputy ranking member on the Education Committee of Parliament, Dr. Clement Apaak has slammed the New Patriotic Party government for the reintroduction of the quota system for Colleges of Education. The Builsa South lawmaker says...

Universities charging above 15% fee increment will face sanctions – Edu. Ministry 

The Ministry of Education says Public Universities charging above the 15 percent approved fee increment for public universities and tertiary institutions will be punished. The National Union of Ghana Student (NUGS) has raised red flags...

Students can’t afford 15% fee increment under a shambolic economy – Apaak

The deputy ranking member on the Select Committee on Education, Dr. Clement Apaak said students in tertiary education cannot afford the 15 percent increment in fees in the public Universities. His comments come on the...

We need support to train more PWDs-TTU VC

Access to an inclusive education for persons with disability, remains a challenge despite years of the passage of the Persons With Disability Act, 2006 Act 715. The challenges border on accessibility to educational infrastructure, appropriate...

Bright SHS declared Best Private School by Abuakwa North Municipal Education Committee.

The Abuakwa North Municipal Education Oversight Committee has adjudged Bright Senior High School in Akyem Kukurantumi as "Best Private School" in the municipality. The award comes months after the West Africa International Press Limited adjudged...

UG directive to continuing Mensah Sarbah, Commonwealth students won’t work – Old Vandals Assoc.

The Old Vandals Association of the Commonwealth Hall says the decision to halt continuing students accessing their hall is not fair. The University of Ghana (UG) has issued a directive on students’ residence arrangements, beginning...

Come clean about contradictory reported cost of Free SHS – Apaak to Ofori-Atta  

The Member of Parliament for Builsa South, Dr. Clement Apaak has asked Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta to come clean about the actual cost of the implementation of the Free SHS policy. He thus wants Mr...

Local Ventilator undergoing clinical trial as student inventors cry for help

Students from the tertiary and senior high schools surprised everyone with fascinating innovations at this year's Locovent Medical Technology Fair at Academic City University College. Among other products and services for the health industry,...

Ghana’s tertiary education heading for danger – NUGS

The largest student body, National Union of Ghana Students (NUGS) has expressed worry over the Ministry of Education’s inability to resolve issues with the various striking unions in Ghana’s educational sector. According to NUGS, “tertiary...