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The West African Examination Council (WAEC) says even though it has initiated moves to discourage examination malpractices, students seem to be finding advanced ways of cheating. One of the latest trends according to the WAEC is the use of smart watches. WAEC believes these watches are used by the candidates to...
Government has released over fourteen million Ghana cedis for the settlement of salary arrears for validated teachers engaged between 2013 and 2016.The issues of validation of teachers and payment of salary arrears have bedeviled the educational sector for years with newly engaged teachers bemoaning the long delays to receive...
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 National Union of Ghana Students (NUGS) through its health bloc, National Health Students Association of Ghana are to deploy 480 health graduates and student volunteers across the country following the widespread of swine flu and meningitis in some SHS. This is part of efforts to complement the containment measures...
The management National Service Scheme(NSS) has announced an opportunity for all eligible Ghanaians who missed out on their national service in the previous years to enroll. In a press release signed by the Executive Director, Mustapha Ussif, the management advised all those interested to send their application details before Friday,...
In a quest to meet the deadline of the School placement system, prospective SHS students and parents as at 10:30 pm had formed queues at Internet cafes in the kumasi metropolis to check their school placement, Otec news gathers. Hundreds of students who have not been placed into their schools...
A former deputy Agriculture Minister, William Quaitoo, has said the introduction of the Free SHS policy by the ruling government will collapse the lucrative business of establishing private SHS in Ghana. His comments come in the aftermath of a press conference organized by the Conference of Heads of Private Second...
Former education minister Hon. Prof. Jane Naana Opoku Agyeman has challenged government's intention to reintroduce the 4 year education duration at the senior high school level. The Nana Addo led NPP government through the minister of planning Hon Prof. Gyan Baffour earlier this week revealed that government is monitoring the...
Senior Minister  Yaw Osafo-Marfo says respect for teachers in the country has dwindled over the years. He said this is regardless of the fact that teachers play a key role in the development of the country. The Senior Minister made this known during the 10th Congregation of Our Lady of Apostles...
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...
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