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Stop abusing the use of honorary titles – Vice Chancellor

Professor Ebenezer Oduro Owusu, Vice Chancellor of the University of Ghana on Tuesday asked the public to stop using honourary titles and called on the…

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I will strengthen Free SHS, not destroy it – John Mahama

Former president and a leading candidate for the NDC’s upcoming flag bearer contest, John Dramani Mahama has insisted on the need to review the implementation…

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15 Agogo State college students arrested for rioting over water and power cuts

Fifteen students of the Agogo State College in the Asante Akyem North District of the Ashanti Region have been arrested for rioting over erratic power…

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EFFISCO final year student stabbed to death

Derrick Emmanuel Adjei, a form three Business student of the Effiduase Secondary Commercial School (EFFISCO) in the Ashanti Region, who was said to have left…

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Skills development is key to reducing HIV/AIDS among girls – First Lady

First Lady, Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo has called for education and skills development programmes to empower young girls and women to enable them engage in income…

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Fire guts Biriwa NVTI girls’ hostel, 240 students affected

A ravaging fire on Thursday morning swept through most parts of the girls hostel of the Biriwa National Vocational Training Institute and Rehabilitation Center (NVTI)…

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Private schools to compulsorily employ licensed teachers – GES

Private schools in the country will be required to employ the services of licensed teachers like the public schools, the Ghana Education Service (GES) has…

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Prof. Afful-Broni inducted as new UEW VC despite raging controversy

Rev. Prof. Fr. Anthony Afful-Broni has been inducted into office as the 4th Vice Chancellor of the University of Education, Winneba, despite a raging controversy…

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Technical University lecturers declare indefinite strike

The leadership of the Technical University Teachers’ Association of Ghana has directed all members to withdraw their services with immediate effect, a statement sighted by…

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GCB Bank supports 23 medical students abroad

GCB Bank Ltd. has provided GH¢73,600 to enable 23 medical students across the country embark on their 2018 medical exchange programme. The students will travel…

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Second Lady Samira donates books on International Literacy Day

The Second Lady Samira Bawumia has donated books to schools in the Wenchi and Techiman Municipalities in the Brong Ahafo Region. Ten schools benefited from…

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Teacher licensure exam begins today despite protests

The National Teaching Council (NTC), is set to conduct its planned licensure examination for teachers from today Monday, 10th September, 2018. The Public Relations Officer…

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Over 67,000 could not get SHS of choice; GNAT calls for extension of reopening date

The Ghana Education Service (GES) on Wednesday released the placements of 423,134 students who successfully made it under the 2018 Computerised School Selection and Placement…

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67,000 BECE candidates miss schools of choice

Over 67,000 candidates who sat for the Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) organised by the West African Examination Council (WAEC) could not be matched with…

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High Court quashes suspension of Wa Polytechnic Rector

The Wa High Court has set aside the suspension of Professor Emmanuel Owusu-Marfo, the Rector of  the Wa Polytechnic, paving the way for his return…

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Wa Poly Rector locked out of office despite high court ruling

Embattled Rector of the Wa Polytechnic was prevented from entering his office, Thursday, despite a court ruling directing him to resume official duties. Prof. Emanuel…

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Conti boys just wanted ‘One Corner’ dance with girls; no harassment – KNUST PRO

School authorities of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) have denied reports that female students are being harassed on campus by their…

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2018 SHS choices of BECE candidates released

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has completed and placed all the candidates who passed their 2018 Basic Education Certificate Examinations, into the various senior high…

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Free SHS: GES Begins Teacher Recruitment For Double Track System

The Ghana Education Service has announced it has started recruiting graduate teachers for Senior High School as the government begins to implement the double track…

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Akufo-Addo to construct 20 TVET schools across Ghana

President Nana Akufo-Addo has announced he will construct 20 modern Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) institutions across the country to demonstrate his commitment…

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Ho Technical University to be renamed after Ephraim Amu

The Ho Technical University is set to become the next university to be renamed by the Akufo-Addo administration. President Nana Akufo-Addo has expressed his eagerness to…

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Education Minister receives ‘Change-Makers’ Award

The Minister of Education, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh has been awarded the 2018 Change-Maker Award (Quality Education Category) at the 62nd International Council on Education…

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List of 400 Senior High Schools released for double track system

Government has released a list of Senior High Schools that will be captured under the much touted double-track system of enrollment. Beginning September 2018, second cycle schools…

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UEW Vice Chancellor, four others dismissed

The governing council of the University of Education, Winneba, has dismissed five principal officers of the institution following an emergency meeting on Monday. One other…

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