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Monday, February 17, 2020

GIJ inducts new Rector

An Investiture and Induction ceremony, was on Friday held for Professor Kwamena Kwansah-Aidoo, Rector of the Ghana Institute of Journalism (GIJ), in Accra. The ceremony officially certifies his position as...

Players in educational sector urged to pay more attention to basic level education

Stakeholders in the Educational Sector have been charged to pay more attention to basic level education to build a strong foundation for students. Speaking at the launch of the National...

GES dismisses 10 staff for misconduct

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has dismissed 10 staff members for various offenses including stealing and sexual misconduct in their respective schools. Six of the teachers were found guilty of...

‘Ignore NDC propaganda, UESD will remain in Somanya’ – President Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has urged the people of Somanya in the Yilo Krobo Constituency of the Eastern Region, to ignore the propaganda fed into the system by...

AUCC to increase faculty programmes next academic year

In pursuance of its strategic objective to becoming a centre of excellence in communication, business and other related disciplines in Ghana and beyond, the African University College of Communications,...

Desist from Free SHS propaganda – Education Minister

The Minister for Education, Matthew Opoku Prempeh has appealed to MPs to desist from making propaganda from the use of TIN numbers in the free SHS programme. He said this...

Ghana to export teachers to other countries

The Education Minister, Dr Mathew Opoku Prempeh has announced that the Ministry will soon train teachers for export. He said talks are underway with other African countries to get them...

Government justifies decision to merge GIJ, NAFTI & GIL

Government has justified its decision to merge the Ghana Institute of Journalism GIJ, National Film and Television Institute NAFTI, and the Ghana Institute of Languages, GIL, into a single...

President of Mathematics Society of Ghana takes a swipe at double track system

President of the Ghana Mathematics Society, Professor Sitsofe Anku, says the Double track system will affect the quality of education. According to him, the system was rushed, and students will...

No TIN, no free SHS-Finance Ministry cautions parents

Beginning from the next academic year in September 2019, parents and guardians will now have to show proof of their tax identification numbers TINs before their children and wards...

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Africa

Ebola vaccine licensed in DR Congo, Burundi, Ghana and Zambia

Ghana and three other African countries - the Democratic Republic of Congo, Burundi and Zambia - have licensed and can now distribute an Ebola...

Rwandan gospel singer found dead in police cell

Rwandan gospel music artist Kizito Mihigo has been found dead in a police cell, officers say. It comes three days after he was arrested near...

World

Coronavirus: Armed robbers steal hundreds of toilet rolls in Hong Kong

Armed robbers in Hong Kong made off with hundreds of toilet rolls worth more than HKD1,000 ($130; £98). Toilet rolls are currently in short supply...

Students in Wuhan renew plea for evacuation

Ghanaian students in the epidemic-stricken Wuhan in the Hubei Province in China have renewed their appeal to the government for their evacuation. They said they...