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July, 2017

  • 17 July

    Education Minister petitioned over alleged rot at Dambai College of Education

    Head of Awake Investigates, Efo Korsi Senyo has petitioned the Minister of Education, Hon. Dr. Mathew Opoku Prempeh to institute an urgent investigations into the activities of the Principal, Bursar and other officers of the Dambai College of Education in the Volta Region. In the about 38 pages petition, the …

  • 15 July

    Education Minister petitioned over MEGHIS headmistress’ conduct

    A group of disgruntled teachers of Methodist Girls’ Senior High School at Mamfe in the Eastern Region of Ghana have petitioned the Minister of Education, Hon. Mathew Opoku Prempeh, EOCO and other state institutions over alleged “abuse of office and administrative power” of Ms. Sylvia Isabella Laryea, the Headmistress. According …

  • 9 July

    Dambai College Students Still Not Received their Feeding Grants?

    On June 27, 2017, we did a publication with the headlines “Chaos at Dambai College of Education over payment of feeding grant“, which was based on series of calls I personally received from some students of Dambai College of Education. However, a day after the report, I received another call …

  • 3 July

    Dambai College: the agony of a teacher; hidden facts and the full story

    He complied about 120pages pamphlet to sell to his students. The quality assurance office, which is the body that regulates pricing of pamphlets in his college pegged his pamphlet at GH¢7.00 – which was far below even the production price. He complained, wrote a letter accusing  the quality assurance office …

June, 2017

May, 2017

  • 22 May

    Residents of Manya and Yilo Krobo declare ‘war’ on ECG over outrageous bills

    Some residents in the Manya and Yilo Krobo Districts in the Eastern Region have declared what they referred to as ‘war’ on the Somanya branch of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) over outrageous bills. According to the residents, ECG has failed to issue out their light bills to them …

  • 21 May

    Awake Investigates Team Selected For Top Notch Investigative Project

    Five (5) members of Awake Africa’s Awake Investigates team have been selected for a top notch investigative project. The project, which seeks the breed the next Africa’s most powerful investigative journalists, has selected 25 young investigative journalists to be equipped with more skills and innovation in the filed to help …

  • 15 May

    Dambai College of Education Blows GH¢334,773?

    Awake Investigates has uncovered conflicting conclusions of two audit reports – an internal audit report that alleged that the Dambai College of Education misappropriated more than GH¢334,773 in the 2015 fiscal year, and an external audit report that did not find that the college misappropriated any funds. Sources close to …

  • 12 May

    Dambai College Principal Snubs Education Minister, NCTE; Recruits New Staff

    The Principal of Dambai College of Education in the Volta Region, Mr. Musah Yamba Issahaku has constituted his own ‘College Council’ and interview panel at the blind side of the Minister of Education, Hon. Mathew Opoku Prempeh and the National Council for Tertiary Education (NCTE). The actual College Council, which was …