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Recruitment of caterers to cook for pupils in schools under the Ghana School Feeding Programme across the country has commenced. Application forms are up for sale at the offices of the Coordinating Directors of the various Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies at a cost of GHC50. A statement issued and signed...
The Senior Minister, Hon. Yaw Osafo Marfo has charged free SHS beneficiaries to make the policy useful by learning hard to secure a better future as first batch students of the programme. "among the key things Nana Addo promised to do for this country when voted president was to introduce...
General Secretary for The Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT ), Mr David Ofori Acheampong has described the world teachers day celebrations in Ghana as needless. Ghana joined the rest of the world to mark World Teachers' Day, also known as International Teachers Day, held annually on October 5 since...
Plans are underway by the government to give tax  education to traders across the country, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Public Sector Reforms, Mr. Thomas Kusi Boafo has said.  "Very  soon graduates with economics background will storm every market centre to educate traders on the need to pay their taxes",...
The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is delighted to have proven his critics wrong as he launches one of the nation’s ambitious and audacious programmes – the Free SHS Policy. The policy sought to provide absolutely free secondary education to every Ghanaian child going to senior high school. Starting with about...
Minister of Education Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh has reiterated that all graduates of 2017 junior high school who get computer placement into public senior high schools (SHSs) will benefit from the free education policy to start in September. “This has been our consistent position,” Dr Opoku Prempeh stressed in a...
Government’s flagship program, the free Senior High School policy begins in all public senior high schools across the country today, September 11,2017 The Computerized School Selection Placement System (CSSPS) which places students into various senior high schools encountered some challenges, with error notices greeting some BECE graduates who have been...
The Free Senior High School (SHS) policy, which takes off next week, does not replace the Northern Scholarship enjoyed by SHS students in the northern part of the country, Mr Kingsley Agyemang, Registrar of the Scholarship Secretariat, has said. Mr Agyemang, who stated this when he addressed a press conference...
The listening platform for NPP has lauded President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and the NPP government for saving hundreds of Ghanaian children from the streets through the introduction of the free SHS policy. The group which aims to disseminate the good deeds of the New Patriotic Party in the rural...
First Deputy Speaker of Parliament and Member of Parliament for Bekwai in the Ashanti region, Hon. Lawyer Joseph Osei Owusu popularly called "Joe Wise" has rubbished bribery allegations leveled against the Headmistress of the Bekwai Wesley High School . Rev. Mrs Monica Afrifa Ntiamoah was accused of taking bribes from...