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March, 2017

  • 20 March

    Heritage Christian College matriculates its 2nd batch of students

    A christian centered university in Ghana, Heritage Christian College has matriculated a 2nd batch of its students in various course of study. The college accredited by the National Accreditation Board, and affiliated to the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology has 48 students matriculated in 2nd batch of admissions making a total students population of 300. The matriculation ceremony which was …

  • 17 March

    AUCC student wins 2016/2017 databank leadership & excellence award

    An ex-student of the African University College of Communication (AUCC),  Ishaq Abubakar Zico Newton has been adjudged the Databank Leadership & Excellence Awards winner for  2016/2017. The honor was an acknowledgement of his immense contributions that helped in solving critical issues confronting the society through implementation of various developmental projects. The awards, an initiative of Databank seeks to recognize deserving …

  • 6 March

    Pay Us Our Seven-Month Salary Now Or We Boycott Classes

    COALITION OF NEWLY RECRUITED GRADUATE TEACHERS OF GHANA PRESS RELEASE: 6th March, 2017. PAY US OUR SEVEN-MONTH SALARY NOW OR WE BOYCOTT CLASSES We are graduate teachers who have gone through the established recruitment process of the Ghana Education Service (GES) to teach Science, Mathematics, English and Geography in the various Senior High Schools across the country. This was preceded …

  • 5 March

    Pupils of Kotobabi Cluster of Schools Defecate and Urinate Behind Classrooms

    Kotobai Cluster of Schools, pig farm near Wembley park in Accra of the Greater Accra Region lacks toilet and urinal facilities, hence, pushing the pupil to defecate and urinate behind the classrooms. The lack toilet and urinal in the school which has four primary blocks and two junior school block making it difficult especially pupils to ease themselves when the need …

February, 2017

  • 24 February

    John Gatsi Foundation Awards 19 Outstanding Students

    The John Gatsi Foundation has awarded nineteen (19) outstanding students during the 7th John Gatsi Educational Awards ceremony at Dzodze in the Ketu North District of the Volta Region. The award scheme which seeks to motivate students in the district was categorized into A and B. Fifteen (15) students; Ayitey Augustine from Mac Tetteh, Egyir Michael from Mawuli School Complex, …

  • 21 February

    Eʋegbefiala: Ewe-English Dictionary Launched

    A first ever modern Ewe -English Dictionary (Eʋegbefiala) has been launched at the British Council in Accra. Speaking at the launch, the former Deputy Minister for Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts, Hon. Abla Dzifa Gomashie who was the Special Guest at the event called on Ghanaians to be confident in expressing themselves in their mother tongue.  She bemoaned the rate at …

  • 16 February

    $600m/year needed to fund Free SHS – IMANI

    Ghana needs about $600 million per annum to fund and implement the Free Senior High School programme introduced by the Akufo-Addo government, Patrick Stephenson, Director of Research and Finance of policy think tank Imani Africa, has said. The Ghana Heritage Fund was established in 2011 by Section 10 (1) of the Petroleum Revenue Management Act, 2011 (Act 815). It is …

  • 14 February

    Money for free SHS will come from Heritage Fund – Osafo Marfo

    Senior Minister, Yaw Osafo Marfo has hinted that the government’s Free Senior High School policy will be funded by the Heritage Fund. The Akufo-Addo government plans to fully implement the policy from September. President Akufo-Addo over the weekend said the implementation of his much touted campaign policy was on course stating that “by free SHS, we [government] mean that in …

  • 12 February

    NIBS now offers executive MBA programme

    The Noble International Business School (NIBS) in Accra has launched a new executive master programme designed and customized to prepare business leaders and professionals for an internationally accredited Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) degree programme in affiliation with the Swiss Business School (SBS), Zurich, Switzerland. The programme is sharpened with tools intended to help students  deal with the emerging …

  • 9 February

    NSS Recruitment Facts: Dr. Kpessa-Whyte writes

    NSS RECRUITMENT-THE FACTS 1. In 2015, NSS wrote to the Public Services Commission to recruit staff to place those who exited the scheme through retirement and dismissal 2. NSS received a letter from the Public Services Commission dated February 19, 2016 granting clearance for recruitment for 35 staff who exited mainly through retirement and others 3. In another letter dated …