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Chancellor of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, Asantehene, and the Chancellor of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has inaugurated a committee of inquiry to probe students’ disturbances that erupted on the University’s campus last year. The three-member Committee...
Angel Carbonu is President of NAGRAT The National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT) and the Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT) have raised concerns about what they say is a subtle introduction of the Public Private Partnership (PPP) model in education under the guise of Ghana Partnerships Schools (GPS). A joint statement by...
The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II has endorsed the decision to convert all single-sex halls in Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST)  to unisex. The King who doubles as the Chancellor of the school, reiterated that the decision to convert the halls was geared toward increasing the number...
The President of the Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT) Philippa Larson has criticized suggestion by the Education minister that government is considering providing secondary school graduates with diplomas. “It seems we are playing games with our education in Ghana and that is very dangerous and serious. Teachers are at...
The Minister of Education, Hon. Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh, has observed that today’s global complexities require thorough, critical decision-making processes and therefore call for a paradigm shift in the leadership skills set needed to navigate society through these complex waters. Dr. Prempeh made these remarks when he delivered the maiden...
Pupils of Salvation Army Primary and Junior High School at Suame-Abease in the Suame Municipality of the Ashanti region are made to pay money to access toilet facility in the school. School children with tissues attending to nature call pay 30p, while those without tissues pay 50p, a situation that...
The Ghana Education Service (GES) has revised the date for the writing of this year’s Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) for School Candidates. It says the examination would be written from June 10 to 14, 2019 instead of the previously announced date of June 3 to 7. This was contained in...
The Akyemansa District Office of the Ghana Education Service (GES) was locked up Monday Morning by an angry landlord over non- payment of rent. The action rendered the staff stranded. District Mock examination papers which were supposed to be distributed also got locked up. It is not clear the exact years...
President Akufo-Addo says his government is clearing all accrued arrears owed teachers between 2013 and 2016. “Presently, Government is no longer accruing arrears. We are putting in place measures to ensure that this situation does not recur, and I commend the teacher unions, including GNAT, for their collaboration in this...
Parents whose children return from schools with signs of them being canned are at liberty to deal ruthlessly with the teachers involved. Director of the Guidance and Counselling Unit of the Ghana Education Service (GES) , Ivy Kumi, who gave this charge insists canning students without recourse to the approved...
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