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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...
Ashanti Regional Minister, Simon Osei Mensah, has expressed displeasure about the poor ventilation at some dormitories of the Kumasi Academy (KUMACA), as the health workers seek to unravel what infection may have killed four students in the school in just a week. Mr. Osei Mensah, who toured dormitories and other...
The National Union of Ghana Students (NUGS) has expressed its condolences to the parents and families of the deceased students of the Kumasi Academy who lost their lives through Swine Flu. The Union is shocked and saddened at the report from the school over some eleven students  who have lost...
The Ashanti Regional Director of the Ghana Health Service (GHS), Dr Emmanuel Tenkorang, has revealed that death toll of students at Kumasi Academy now stands at four as of last night (Tuesday, December 5, 2017) and also ruled out Meningitis as the cause of deaths According to the Health Expert,...
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...
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 Deputy Education Minister Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwum has stated emphatically that the Kumasi Academy Senior High School (KUMACA) will be closed down by the government by tomorrow. Section of parents who have their wards in the school on Tuesday stormed the school campus to pick their wards from the...
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...
Ghana Education Service has contracted an expert to fumigate Kumasi Academy school campus following the suspected swine flu outbreak at the school. The fumigation which has three types including general fumigation, Viral, bacteria fumigation and Cleaning and disinfection started Sunday, December 10, 2017, at the school's campus. Speaking in an interview...
The Ashanti Regional Minister, Hon Simon Osei Mensah has called for support for Konogo Odumasi Senior High School fire victims in the Region.   “Government alone cannot alleviate the plight of the victims. I am therefore appealing to all, particularly corporate bodies, philanthropists and development partners to come to the...