One of the most significant causes of Africa's underdevelopment is our aversion to knowledge and data, a former presidential aspirant of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Dr. Arthur Kennedy has said. According to him, if Africa had active, well-informed leaders and citizens, Africa would be much further along than we...
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...
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...
Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has disclosed that the Akufo-Addo government will commit GHC1billion on its flagship Free Senior High School program next year. “Next year we will spend about a billion cedis on free SHS because it is money worth spending and we will do it because it is...
The University Teachers Association of Ghana has called off it's nationwide strike action which begun Monday to fight a court order instructing the vice chancellor of UEW to step aside. The association in a press release described the UEW issue as an attack on the academic freedom of all public...
Members of the University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG) have embarked on a nationwide strike effective today September 18 2017, to protest a court ruling which ordered the Vice Chancellor of the University of Education, Winneba, to step aside. Lecturers of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) had already withdrawn...
Ghanaians who studied in the Netherlands have been charged to make their training count in the socio-economic development of Ghana. The over 5,000 Ghanaian professionals were also asked to continue to excel in their various fields of endeavour. These pieces of advice were given by the Dutch Ambassador to Ghana, Ron...
A group known as the Finders Forum of Ghana is demanding the immediate reinstatement of the interdicted and sacked school heads cited for allegedly flouting the guidelines of the free SHS policy. Two heads of Senior High Schools (SHS) in the country were on Tuesday sacked for breaching the guidelines...
Two heads of Senior High Schools (SHS) in the country have been sacked for breaching the guidelines on the implementation of the Free SHS education policy rolled out by government Tuesday. The two, Blasu Wisdom, headmaster of Pentecost SHS in Koforidua and Rev. S.P Elewokor, assistant headmaster of Duffor SHS,...
The minister for Gender, childen and social protection, Ms Otiko Afisa Djaba has advised SHS students to quit unwanted aggressive behaviour and take advantage of the free Senior High School policy to fulfil their potential. Ms Otiko Djaba said this when she monitored the implementation process of the ‘Free SHS’...