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...
Two first- year students of the Kumasi Academy have died under mysterious circumstances. Nhyira News sources say three others are on admission at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology Hospital. The cause of death and aliment is unclear as authorities remain tight-lipped over the development. The students had been rushed...
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...
  Modern Women of Wisdom International(MWOW), an all female humanitarian organization operating in Ghana and beyond on Sunday, 19th November, 2017 donated building materials to the orphaned children at Cherubs Foundation located at Santasi- Apire in Ashanti region. According to members of the Organization, the NGO chose to donate building materials...
The Ghana Education Service (GES) has dismissed claims it has failed to release scholarship funds for Senior High Schools. President of the Conference of Assisted Senior High Schools (CHASS) Mrs Cecilia Kwakye Coffie, while addressing a speech and prize giving day of the Winneba Senior High School, accused the GES...
The District Minister of Peyer Memorial Congregation of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana , Bantama, Rev. Stephen Osei Sarpong has lauded the government’s move to hand over mission schools in the country to its original owners. According to Rev. Stephen Osei Sarpong Presbyterian of Ghana is ready take over their...
President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says as part of the educational reforms being undertaken by his government, he has directed the Ministry of Education, and the Ministry responsible for Science and Technology to draw up programs to strengthen and upscale the study of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)...