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January, 2017

  • 15 January

    Go to Hell, my appointment came from the Flagstaff House – MEGHIS Headmistress

    The embattled headmistress of Methodist Girls Senior High School (MEGHIS), Mamfe, Ms. Sylvia Isabella Laryea has told her teachers and critics that her appointment as headmistress of the school came directly from the seat of the past NDC government-Flagstaff House. At a staff meeting, Ms. Laryea was very emphatic that none of her teachers can question her on any decisions …

  • 7 January

    Run your final work through Plagiarism Checker – William Nyarko tells Nana Addo’s aide

    The Executive Director of Africa Centre for International Law & Accountability (ACILA), Mr. William Nyarko has advised speech writers of the new President of Ghana-Nana Akufo-Addo to do proper audit of the president’s speeches by passing them through plagiarism checker before going public. Mr. William Nyarko was reacting to media reports which suggest that portions of the president’s inaugural speech …

  • 6 January

    President Mahama’s last day in office: Commissions WAEC new Head Office (Photo)

    On his last day in office, outgoing President John Mahama has commissioned a newly constructed head office of the West African Examination Council (WAEC) at Okponglo in Accra. According to President Mahama, government’s foresight led to the allocation of the land for the headquarters at Okponglo in 1997 for the construction of a permanent site for the Council. President Mahama who …

  • 5 January

    Conrad Kakraba appointed Executive Assistant to President of Heritage Christian College

    Former GTV News Anchor Conrad Kakraba has been appointed Executive Assistant to the President of Heritage Christian College, a Christ-centred and paradigm-shifting university located at Amasaman, near Accra. Heritage Christian College is accredited by the National Accreditation Board and affiliated to the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST). Conrad’s role includes administrative functions in the office of the …

December, 2016

  • 26 December

    Fire razed LESEC’s Chemistry & ICT Labs down to ashes

    Reports reaching Awake news confirms that fire burnt the Chemistry and ICT laboratories of Leklebi Senior High School in the Afadzato South District of the Volta Region reducing the facilities to ashes. The incident reportedly occurred between 12 am and 1am on Monday. In an interview with Awake news, Torgbui Otsyodibo VI (known in his private life as John Smart …

  • 24 December

    MEGHIS teacher files to relist suit against headmistress and others for GH¢200,000 damages

    Mr. Christopher Anku, a teacher of the Methodist Girls Senior High School, Mamfe, whose arrest was instigated by Ms. Sylvia Isabella Laryea, the Headmistress of MEGHIS on 29th of July, 2016 filed for the case to be relisted after it was struck out for lack of prosecution. Mr. Francis Xavier – Sosu, counsel for the Plaintiff/Applicant is praying the court for …

  • 15 December

    Restoring Teacher Trainee Allowances In 100 Days ‘Ridiculous’ – Kofi Jumah

    A former Member of Parliament for Asokwa, Maxwell Kofi Jumah, has described as ridiculous calls by the Coalition of Concerned Teachers (CCT) on the incoming New Patriotic Party (NPP) administration to restore teacher trainee allowances within its first 100 days in office. Speaking on the Executive Breakfast Show (EBS) on Class91.3FM on Thursday 15 December, the president of the coalition, …

  • 15 December

    Ghana’s Gloria Tetteh-Kubi top applicant in Ideas Matter Research Fellowships for West African Scholars

    A new fellowship which supports the research of young academics in the region focusing on women, technology and entrepreneurship. BOSTON, United States of America, December 15, 2016/ — The West African Research Association (www.BU.edu/wara) and The MasterCard Foundation (www.MasterCardFdn.org) are pleased to announce the recipients of the Ideas Matter Fellowship Program, a new fellowship which supports the research of young academics …

  • 15 December

    Restore our Trainee Allowances in 100 Days: Teachers to Nana Addo

    Call by the Coalition of Concerned Teachers (CCT) on the incoming New Patriotic Party (NPP) administration to restore teacher trainee allowances within its first 100 days in office is ridiculous, said the former Member of Parliament for Asokwa, Maxwell Kofi Jumah. Speaking to the Executive Breakfast Show (EBS) on Class FM on Thursday December 15, the president of the coalition, …

  • 3 December

    Tongu Students Union lands President Mahama

    The National Union of Tongu Students and Associates (NUTSA) has extended words of appreciation to President John Mahama and  Deputy Minister of Education, Hon. Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwah, MP for the area for their efforts  in establishing the just commissioned newly built Community Day Senior High School in Volo, North Tongu of the Volta Region. In a statement signed by the …