Wednesday, January 22, 2020

TUTAG declares strike beginning Tuesday

Members of the Technical Universities Teachers Association of Ghana (TUTAG) have declared strike over what they say is the failure of the government to fully migrate them onto the single spine salary structure. The Association...

Ideas, not natural resources are better enablers for Ghana’s development- NaCCA boss

While the country basks in the glory of many oil finds and bauxite deposits, the Executive Director of National Council for Curriculum and Assessment (NaCCA) has said Ghana’s best bet for rapid development is ideas not...

Double-Track will end soon – Bawumia

The Vice President, Dr Mahamadu Bawumia has likened the Double Track System to first and Second Church Service which allows Church members as many as possible to have equal access to listen to the...

E/R: Children with disabilities being denied early Childhood Education

Many parents of children with disabilities in the Eastern Region of Ghana continue to deny their children access to education. Out of the handful of parents who admit their children in special schools at the...

Anger as single-track SHSs teachers, students are to spend 5months in Sch.

Teachers and students of Senior High Schools running the single-track system are demanding an explanation from the Ghana Education Service over the new time table for 2019/2020 academic year describing it as unfair. Teachers and...

UEW VC Afful-Broni must step aside – Rawlings

Former President JJ Rawlings has urged the Governing Council of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) to ask the Vice-Chancellor of the school Prof Afful-Broni to step aside until investigations about him are over. According...

Confide in me – Krowor MP urges free SHS beneficiaries

The member of Parliament for the Krowor Constituency, Mrs Elizabeth Quaye, has urged beneficiaries of the government's Free Senior High School (Free SHS) policy to confide in her. According to her, if they are faced...

Fmr. NUGS President Tinkaro named ‘Students icon of the year’

Tinkaro Asare Osei, the Immediate past President of the National Union of Ghana Students (NUGS) and Ghana 's representative to the Commonwealth students Association has been awarded as the Students Icon of the year...

Make computer science core subject – Dep Minister

Mr Siaka Stevens, the Deputy Bono Regional Minister has advocated the need for the Ghana Education Service (GES) to make the study of computer science a compulsory and core subject from the basic to...

Education: Mahama not on the grounds – Adutwum

Deputy Education Minister  Dr Yaw Adutwum says former President John Mahama is not realistic with his appraisal of Ghana's educational sector. According to him, the promises on the educational front being made by the former...