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UDS’ autonomy will expand demand driven programs

The Principal of the University for Development Studies, (UDS), Navrongo Campus, Professor Albert Luguterah, has said innovative and demand driven academic programs will be expanded once the University becomes...

Ghana Chamber of Mines launches Tertiary Education Fund

The Ghana Chamber of Mines has launched a Tertiary Education Fund in an effort to help build the needed human  resource capital for the mining industry. Supported by stakeholders in...

Wa West records 361 pregnancies among schoolchildren in nine months

An estimated 361 schoolgirls in Wa West District aged 10 to 19 years got pregnant within the first nine months of 2019, Mr Edward K. Beyereh, the District Health...

Limited infrastructure prevents UMaT from admitting more students

The University of Mines and Technology (UMaT) has turned down about 2,324 applications for the 2019/2020 academic year due to limited academic facilities, financial challenges and human resources. The Vice...

Free SHS: Gold Track students re-open on November 12 – GES

Management of the Ghana Education Service (GES) has set  November 12,  as the new date for the re-opening of Gold Track batch of Senior High Schools. The decision was made...

Hand over control of Mission Schools – Association of Catholic Teachers

The Association of Catholic Teachers Ghana, has called on President Akufo-Addo to fulfill his promise of handing over mission schools back to the churches. According to the Association, one of...

St. Paul’s Senior High School in need of teachers bungalows

The Headmaster of St. Paul’s Senior High School, Paul Agbakpe has expressed some concerns regarding inadequate infrastructure in the school and the deteriorating nature of existing projects. He disclosed that...

UDS says it will not condone any act of sexual harassment

The Acting Principal of the Wa Campus of the University for Development Studies (UDS), Professor Emmanuel K. Derbile has stated that the management of the University will not condone...

Over 1,500 kitchen staff to be employed into educational setup – Education Minister

Over 1,500 kitchen staff are expected to be employed into the country’s educational setup in the coming days to support current ones who have been overly burdened by the...

Fresh students of SDA College to use smart phones in learning

Fresh students of the SDA College of Education at Asokore near Koforidua are to be trained in the use of smart phones in their academic work. Their tutors will give...

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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...