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KNUST impasse: Gov’t does not have any special interest- Dep Minister

A Deputy Minister of Information, Pius Enam Hadzide says government does not have any special interest in any individual that is appointed onto the new Governing Council of KNUST. He...

Stop using old students associations for merry-making: Consultant

Mr Bernard Joe Appeah, a Management Consultant, has urged members of old students associations to stop using the associations for merry-making and support in the management and infrastructural development...

KNUST to be re-opened on Thursday 8th November

The Minister for Information, Mr. Kojo Oppong Nkrumah says the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, KNUST will be re-opened on Thursday the 8th of November after it...

Ghana’s First Lady lauds Roman Ridge School

Ghana's First Lady, Mrs. Rebecca Akufo-Addo has lauded the Roman Ridge School in Accra for winning the highest number of medals in the 2018 edition of The Queen‘s Commonwealth...

Coalition of Concerned Teachers remain on strike

The Coalition of Concerned Teachers Ghana has threatened to continue with its strike this week. The group declared an indefinite strike last Thursday, November 1, over what it said is...

KNUST: TEWU members strike over breakdown of talks for re-composition of new Governing Council

Members of the KNUST branch of the Teachers and Educational Workers Union (TEWU) have begun an indefinite sit down strike over the breakdown of talks for the re-composition of...

Wa Polytechnic Records “Very Low Student Enrolment” for the 2018/2019 Academic Year

The Wa Polytechnic has recorded what it terms “very low student enrolment” for the 2018/2019 academic year. The Acting Rector of the Wa Polytechnic, Iddrisu Mohammed Ngmenipuo who announced this...

UTAG unhappy with move to exclude KNUST UTAG Chairman from new Governing Council

The University Teachers Association (UTAG) has rejected moves by government to exclude the current KNUST, UTAG Chairman from the new Governing Council. The new Council was expected to be announced...

Technical universities offer solution to Ghana’s unemployment problems – Prof. Edmund Ameko

The acting Vice-Chancellor of the Accra Technical University, Prof. Edmund Ameko says Technical Universities are the solution to Ghana's unemployment problems.   This, he explained, is because students at the...

Embargo on employment affecting Ghana Institute of Languages

The Acting Director of the Ghana Institute of Languages, Mercy Bentsi- Enchill says government's embargo on employment has affected the strength of the teaching staff because most of the...

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At least 27 children killed in Liberia school fire – Police

At least 27 children in Liberia were killed in a fire at their school, police said. Police spokesman Moses Carter told Euronews that the fire...

Uganda signs nuclear agreement with Russia

Russia and Uganda have signed an intergovernmental agreement on cooperation in the peaceful uses of nuclear energy. The agreement, which was signed on the sidelines...

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Donald Trump gives orders to ‘substantially increase’ sanctions on Iran

Donald Trump says he has instructed the US Treasury Secretary to substantially increase sanctions on Iran.

Israel election too close to call: exit polls

Israel's general election is too close to call, exit polls showed on Monday. They put Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's right-wing Likud party virtually level...