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KNUST becomes first in West Africa to win ‘Pan African Universities Debate’ contest

KNUST becomes first in West Africa to win ‘Pan African Universities Debate’ contest

The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) have won the 11th edition of the Pan African Universities Debate Championship (PAUDC) held in Dars es Salaam in Tanzania making, it the first time the tournament has been won by

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Teacher brutalizes student for ringing bell

Teacher brutalizes student for ringing bell

A Lagos teacher has been accused of brutalizing a student for ringing the bell, during school hours. The SS2 student of Zumratul Islamiyyah Junior/Senior School in Yaba area of Lagos, identified as Ridwan Yunus was brutalized by the Lagos teacher,

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UG pulls down Gandhi’s statue

UG pulls down Gandhi’s statue

The statue of Indian’s independence leader Mahatma Gandhi on University of Ghana campus has been torn down. According to campus-based Univers News, the statue was brought down by “orders from above”.   Photo: Univers News Some men in the company

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Parent Writes to Schools; ‘Ignore GES Directive and Discipline My Wards’

Parent Writes to Schools; ‘Ignore GES Directive and Discipline My Wards’

A parent has written to the authorities of his wards’ schools to feel free and use the cane on them as a corrective measure anytime they go wrong. The man by name Emmanuel Kufoalor from Dededo in the Ho West

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Volta among Under-Performing Regions in BECE

Volta among Under-Performing Regions in BECE

The Volta Regional Minister, Dr. Archibald Yao Letsa has decried the poor performance of school children in their Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) results in the region, saying it must not be allowed to continue. According to him, although the

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Tempane SHS students’ hunger strike forces school’s closure

Tempane SHS students’ hunger strike forces school’s closure

The Tempane Senior High School in the Upper East Region has been closed down temporarily but indefinitely over a hunger strike declared by the students in solidarity with their suspended headmaster Dominic Ndegu Amolale, whose reinstatement they are demanding.Mr Amolale

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Labour Commission orders CETAG to call off strike

Labour Commission orders CETAG to call off strike

The National Labour Commission (NLC) has ordered teachers of colleges of education in the country to call off their strike and resume duty immediately. According to a statement issued by the National Labour Commission (NLC) on December 3,2018., which contains

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GIJ shut down over exam pandemonium

GIJ shut down over exam pandemonium

Agitation and chaos by students of the Ghana Institute of Journalism (GIJ) over a new policy that requires that they pay their fees in full and also register online as prerequisites to their sitting for exams conducted by the school,

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Photo: 18-year-old traditional priest denied admission to Dzodze-Penyi SHS

Photo: 18-year-old traditional priest denied admission to Dzodze-Penyi SHS

Galley Felix, an 18-year-old traditional priest has been denied admission into a Senior High School. Galley Felix was denied admission into the Dzodze-Penyi Senior High School because of a cap he has been wearing since he was initiated as Togbui

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Be consistent with communication on free SHS – CRI tells govt, agencies

Be consistent with communication on free SHS – CRI tells govt, agencies

Child Rights International, a child-centred organisation, has called on the government to be consistent in its communication on issues regarding the implementation of the free senior high school (SHS) programme. According to the Executive Director of the organisation, Mr Bright

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