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“More classrooms and dormitories from $1.5 billion GETFund facility” – President Akufo-Addo

Ghana's President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says the rehabilitation of existing schools and the construction of new ones are continuing across the country, all with the purpose of strengthening...

DPS International holds maiden edition of International Teachers’ Day

The Tema based DPS International Ghana has organized the maiden edition of Teachers’ Day celebration (actually commemorated on 5th October every year). The main objective of this celebration is to...

“UDS Wa, Navrongo campuses to become autonomous universities” – President Akufo-Addo

Ghana's president Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has revealed that Cabinet has given its approval for the Wa and Navrongo campuses of the University for Development Studies (UDS), Tamale, to...

Technical Universities to run HND in Water and Sanitation

Technical Universities will introduce two new programmes-Higher National Diplomas in Water and Sanitation Engineering and in Instrumentation and Automation Engineering for the 2019/2020 academic year. The programmes are to equip...

Chinese envoy awards 50 brilliant Ghanaian students

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of China to Ghana, Wang Shifting, has awarded about 50 brilliant Ghanaian students who have excelled in their study of Chinese Language in Ghana. The awardees...

Gov’t to use Skills Competition to boost technical and vocational training

Government has indicated its preparedness to provide the necessary skills and support for young people to discover and develop their talents through technical and vocational training to boost productivity...

Government must commit enough resources to educational sector – GNECC

The Ghana National Education Campaign Coalition (GNECC) says government must commit enough resources to the educational sector to reverse the World Bank prediction of 56% of Human capital going...

Educationist calls for independent body to handle government-UTAG impasse

The entrenched position taken by government and teacher unions on the KNUST impasses has been described as unhealthy. This, is according to the Executive Director of the Institute for Education...

Gov’t instituting strong Digital culture to solve Ghana’s problems – Bawumia

A new technology named IBox is in the offing to enable students in the rural areas to get access to the internet. Spearheaded by some young Ghanaians, the technology when...

Gov’t to roll out website for students to access learning materials

Ghana's Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia said government will soon unveil a website containing all lessons and teaching materials of the best teachers from well-endowed schools, which could be...

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Africa

African Permanent Representatives focus on climate change and AfCFTA in retreat with ECA

The second annual retreat of the African Permanent Representatives and the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) ended in Mahe, Seychelles, late Tuesday following two...

‘Yahya Jammeh, accomplices should be prosecuted’ – Justice Emile Short

Government has been urged to facilitate adequate support for Ghanaian survivors and families of victims killed in the massacre masterminded by former President of...

World

Police in Denmark make arrests over suspected terror plot

Police in Denmark have arrested 20 people in connection with suspected preparations for an Islamist terrorist attack. They said several raids were made throughout the...

Members of child abuse WhatsApp group arrested in 11 countries

Spanish police say 33 people have been arrested globally in connection with a WhatsApp group for images of child sex abuse and other violent...