Education Ghana 

Teacher Unions declares nationwide indefinite strike.

Three teacher unions have declared an indefinite nationwide strike action over what they described as legacy of arrears spanning from 2012 to 2016. The teacher unions namely; Ghana National Association of Teachers, (GNAT), National Association Of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT) and Coalition of Concerned Teachers (CCT) say the indefinite strike action is effective Monday 9th December, 2019. The teacher unions at… Read More
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University of Ghana will never condone sexual harassment – Chancellor

Dr Mary Chinery-Hesse, the Chancellor of the University of Ghana (UG) Thursday said she is satisfied with the processes put in place to interrogate the recent allegations of harassment against some staff members. The University, she said, would not condone any form of sexual harassment but remain committed to its zero tolerance of sexual abuses policy. Speaking at the Congregation… Read More
Education Ghana 

WAEC to begin prosecuting examination offenders

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has initiated the process to obtain powers of prosecution to enable it to put people before court for examination malpractice. The council says it believes that when the Attorney-General approves the process, it will become empowered to expedite the prosecution of offenders and help curb the menace of wrongdoing in examinations. In an interview… Read More
Education 

YONGUASE M.A SCHOOL BENEFITS FROM FREE HEALTH INSURANCE SCHEME FOR THE NEXT FIVE YEARS

BEAFAD FOUNDATION, an N.G O in Accra founded by Miss Benedicta Afua Adegloh yesterday(06/11/19) registered and renewed all students of Yonguase M.A school in lower manya krobo of the Eastern Region onto the national health insurance scheme and Promised to do this for the next five years not only for Yonguase but for the other schools. In an interview with… Read More
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KNUST admits 22,011 students in 2019

The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has this year achieved its target of increasing female student population by 40 percent within ”the shortest possible time” as was promised by the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Kwesi Obiri-Danso when he was investiture into office some four years ago. “The Vice-Chancellor’s initiative to increase females in the study of Science, Technology, Engineering and… Read More
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GRASAG calls for outright withdrawal of Public University Bill

The Graduate Students’ Association of Ghana (GRASAG) has called on the government to as a matter of urgency withdraw the public university Bill which has been drafted and pending parliamentary approval and consideration. Addressing members of the 26th GRASAG Senate in his maiden address, newly elected president of the association, Mr. Samuel Sego indicated that certain provisions of the bill only… Read More
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GES releases 2019 SHS placements

The Ghana Education Service has completed and placed all the candidates who passed their 2019 Basic Education Certificate into various Senior High Schools, Vocational and Technical Institutes for the 2019/2020 academic year. This comes after the West African Examinations Council released the 2019 Basic Education Certificate Examination results last week. According to Prof. Kwesi Opoku-Amankwa, who is the Director-General of… Read More
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Prince Asamoah and Faithfulness Okom are Winners of 2019 Hogwarts Debate Championship

Prince Asamoah from the University of Ghana and Faithfulness Okom from the University of Calabar, Nigeria paired up to win the 2019 edition of the Hogwarts Round Robin Invitational Debate Championship. The pair were named champions of the Debate held at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) from 30th August to 1st September 2019. This was the third year of the… Read More
Education Ghana 

19 candidates’ results cancelled as WAEC releases 2019 BECE results

Nineteen candidates who sat for the 2019 Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) have had their entire results cancelled for bringing mobile phones into the examination hall according to a statement released by the West African Examination Council (WAEC) on Thursday. The statement further stated that 173 candidates also had their subject results cancelled for bringing foreign material into the examination hall. A total… Read More