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Thursday, October 17, 2019

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,...

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...

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...

New curriculum: Teachers have no excuse not to teach – GES

The Director General of the Ghana Education Service (GES), Professor Kwasi Opoku Amankwa says teachers have no excuse not to teach because of non availability of text books. Professor Amankwa...

Candidates not placed under CSSPS can do self-placement – GES

A total of 122,706 candidates who qualified to enter the senior high schools, technical and vocational institutions but have not been placed, have the chance to do self-placement. By this...

490,000 BECE graduates qualify for SHS; placement portal opens September 8

Four hundred and ninety thousand (490,000) BECE graduates have qualified to be placed in Senior High School (SHS), Technical and Vocational Schools across the country. The Computerised School Selection and...

Ghana Post outdoors new school placement code for JHS leavers

The Ghana Post Company has outdoored a new high school placement and examination results checker code for Junior High School (JHS) leavers. Just by dialling *447*160#, any student who has...

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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...

UN official lauds Zambia for efforts to ensure everyone has legal identity

UN Resident Coordinator in Zambia, Dr. Coumba Mar Gadio on Wednesday lauded the southern African nation for how it is seriously dealing with civil registration...

World

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...

Largest ever online child porn bust leads to 337 arrests

Three-hundred and thirty-seven suspects were arrested after a massive, international multi-agency operation knocked out a horrific child abuse site. Welcome to Video, a dark web...