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Universities must establish anti-sexual harassment policies – Prof. Kwesi Yankah

Minister of State in charge of Tertiary Education, Prof. Kwesi Yankah, has called on tertiary institutions in the country to operationalise Anti-Sexual Harassment policies to help stop alleged sexual...

Disarm critics of free SHS policy with excellent results – President Akufo-Addo

President Akufo-Addo has challenged the first batch of the Free Senior High School (SHS) beneficiaries, who will write the West African Secondary School Certificate Examination next year to study...

TUTAG strikes over poor working conditions

The Technical University Teacher’s Association of Ghana (TUTAG), has declared an indefinite sit-down strike over poor working conditions effective Tuesday, October 7, 2019. A letter by the National President of...

CSE programme: Panelists call for broader consultation

A Senior Lecturer at the Ghana School of Law and Executive Secretary of the National Coalition for Proper Human Sexual Right and Family Values, Moses Foh-Amoaning says the introduction...

Minority calls for withdrawal of CSE policy from 2019 curriculum

The Minority in Parliament has joined the public in mounting pressure on the government to immediately withdraw the Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) from the school's curriculum. Minority leader, Haruna Iddrissu,...

GJA urges Ghanaians to vote yes in MMDCEs referendum

The Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) has urged Ghanaians to come out in their numbers on December 17 and vote massively in referendum in favour of the election of Metropolitan,...

MP advocates total scrapping of entrance examination into Ghana School of Law

A member of the Constitutional, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Committee of Parliament, Alexander Abban has described the Ghana Law School as becoming anachronistic and this requires the scrapping of the...

Producer price of cocoa up by 8.42%

The Minister of State for Agriculture at the Presidency, Dr. Nurah Gyeile has announced an 8.42% increment in the Producer Price of Cocoa. According to him this means a bag...

Comprehensive Sexual Education has nothing to do with LGBT issues – GES

Management of the Ghana Education Service (GES) says its attention has been drawn to discussions on media platforms over allegations that the GES is introducing explicit sexual information to...

National Population Council throws light on new Comprehensive Sexuality Education Policy

The National Population Council insists that the Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) policy is to empower children to make the right choices and not to expose them to sex. According to...

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Africa

Tanzania imports 30 million condoms amid shortage fears

Tanzanian health authorities have imported 30 million condoms to curb a shortage reported earlier this year in the east African country. Many are concerned about...

Morocco pardons journalist Hajar Raissouni jailed on abortion charges

A Moroccan journalist sentenced to a year in jail for premarital sex and having an abortion has been pardoned by King Mohammed VI, officials...

World

What’s in Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal with the European Union?

"Where there is a will, there is a deal!" Boris Johnson and Jean-Claude Juncker both took to Twitter to announce that a Brexit deal...

Brexit deal agreed but Boris now faces battle back home

President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson have announced that a Brexit deal has been struck between the...