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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...

WAEC appoints Pateh Bah as new Registrar

The West Africa Examinations Council (WAEC), has appointed Pateh Bah, from the Gambia as its new Chief Executive Officer/Registrar, for a five-year tenure from October 2019  to September 2024. Until...

DPS International marks 2019 World Teachers’ Day

DPS International Ghana has commemorated the 2019 edition of the annual World Teachers’ Day on October 9, 2019.   Also referred to as the International Teachers’ Day, the World Teachers' Day,...

Security Expert advocates inclusion of terrorism as subject in curriculum

The Director of Academic Affairs of the Ghana Armed Forces Command and Staff College, (GAFCSC), Dr Vladimir Antwi-Danso, has called for the teaching of terrorism to be mainstreamed in...

Suspend education bills – Teacher Unions tell Parliament

Four unions in the education sector have called for the suspension of three Bills laid before Parliament to allow for holistic deliberations before their passage into law. They are Pre-Tertiary...

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...

University of Ghana wins Gas challenge

The University of Ghana Legon emerged winners of the Zone One Gas Challenge competition organised by the Ghana Gas Company. It beat the Regional Maritime  University and the Ghana Technology...

Government releases GH¢88m for 2nd-yr Free SHS students

Government has released GH¢88,056,438 for disbursement to all public Senior High Schools (SHSs) for the implementation of the free SHS programme for the 2019/2020 academic. The amount will, however, cover...

Fumbisi SHS closed down over ghost scare

Over Twenty, (20), female students of the Fumbisi Senior High School, (SHS), in the Builsa South District of the Upper East region have reportedly collapsed on campus after seeing...

UG interdicts Prof. Gyampo, Dr. Butakor over ‘Sex for Grades’ scandal

The University of Ghana has interdicted two of its lecturers who were captured in BBC documentary dubbed: “Sex For Grades”  The two, Prof. Ransford Gyampo and Dr. Paul Kwame Butakor...

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Africa

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...