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Officials of the World Health Organisation in Ghana have stormed the campus of Kumasi Academy (KUMACA) in the Ashanti region after suspected cases of meningitis caused the death of some six students within one week. Three of the deaths are reported to have happened Tuesday morning. So far, 13 students...
The Kumasi Academy (KUMACA) in the Ashanti Region, will be closed down latest by Friday, November 8, following the multiple cases of ‘mysterious’ health-related deaths in the school over the past week. Before the closure happens, the Ashanti Regional, Minister Simon Osei Mensah, told NEWSMEN the students and staff of...
Some parents have clashed with the Police and security personnel at the Kumasi Academy (KUMACA) in the Ashanti region after the parents stormed the school to forcefully take their children home. The agitated parents claim the school must release their wards after two more students were reported dead from meningitis...
Anxious parents and guardians of some students of Kumasi Academy (KUMACA) have besieged the school’s campus to demand the immediate release of their wards following the protest by students over the mysterious deaths of four of students within one week. The student died at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science...
The Free Senior High School policy being implemented by the NPP Government under the leadership of Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will be sustained by the commitment of this and subsequent governments to the development of her citizens, not the passage of laws, Vice President Alhaji Dr Mahamudu Bawuwia, has...
Schools in the Kumasi Metropolis and Asokore Mampong Municipality in the Ashanti Region will be closed on Monday as Asanteman begins the final funeral rites of the late Asantehemaa. A statement by the Ashanti Regional Directorate of the Ghana Education Service (GES) directed day students in the various Senior...
President Akufo-Addo, has reiterated that the Free Senior High School Policy, launched this year, on 12th September, will be sustained and is here to stay. According to President Akufo-Addo, “I know, and I am sure I am not the only one who has heard, the people who are mounting political...
The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has stated that contrary to the assertions being made by his political opponents about the sustainability of the Free Senior High School policy, the policy is here to stay and will be sustained. According to President Akufo-Addp, “the politically motivated propagandists...
The West Africa Examinations Council (WAEC) has announced the release of the results of the 2017 West Africa Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for private candidates. The Council has withheld the results of a total of 1,873 candidates who took the WASSCE for private candidates. According to a statement issued by...
The Colleges of Education Teachers Association of Ghana (CETAG), have called off the three-week-old strike they declared over the failure of government to pay salary arrears owed them since October 2016. The General Secretary of CETAG, Prince Obeng-Himah, confirmed OTECNEWS that the teachers would return to the classrooms following assurances from the government...