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350 school-dropouts go back to school

350 school-dropouts go back to school

Plan International Ghana, under its “Reaching and Teaching out of school children project” has prepared about 350 school drop-out children in the Bawku and Binduri districts for re-admission into various schools to continue with their basic education lessons. The project

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Sex-for-grades scandal: Nigerian professor sacked

Sex-for-grades scandal: Nigerian professor sacked

A Nigerian university has sacked a professor who was caught on tape allegedly demanding sex from a female student in exchange for upgrading marks. Accounting professor Richard Akindele was fired by Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) in southwest Nigeria after an

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Student dressed like Anas Aremeyaw prevented from writing exam

Student dressed like Anas Aremeyaw prevented from writing exam

Anas is a famous Ghanaian investigative journalist who wears masks to disguise his identity. It is also assumed that Anas wears his mask for events in other to keep his identity a secret from people that might want to do

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NSMQ2018: Quiz mistress uses paper handbag after 2017 stolen bag brouhaha

NSMQ2018: Quiz mistress uses paper handbag after 2017 stolen bag brouhaha

Last week’s National Science and Math Quiz venue was filled with humour as Quiz Mistress, Dr Elsie Kaufman, was spotted with a customized paper handbag as the replacement for her “leather handbag” which was stolen at last year’s contest. Dr Elsie Effah

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Teach children name of genitals instead of nicknames

Teach children name of genitals instead of nicknames

Parents, guardians and teachers have been cautioned against using nicknames for their children’s genital organs instead of their correct names as that prevents them from appreciating their body parts. Most parents use nicknames such as loloi, biscuit, v-jay, totoikokoli, bombom,

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Dambai College of Education holds 11th congragation

Dambai College of Education holds 11th congragation

Dr. Musah Yambah Issahaku in a handshake with the best student, Nina Dominic Mawindal   The Dambai College of Education (DACE), affiliated to the University of Cape Coast (UCC), has held its 11th Congregation ceremony for students who had successfully

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Nail biting contest as BIHECO crashes Kpedze dreams; leaves Nandom in doubt

Nail biting contest as BIHECO crashes Kpedze dreams; leaves Nandom in doubt

After a thrilling week of preliminary contests, Bishop Herman College joined 35 other schools to book a guaranteed spot in the 1/8 stage of NSMQ2018. The Catholic all-boys’ school from Kpando in the Volta Region set the pace of the

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Colleges of Education to be upgraded to University in Sept

Colleges of Education to be upgraded to University in Sept

President Nana Akufo-Addo, has stated that from the 2018/19 academic year, which begins in September 2018, all Colleges of Education in the country will be upgraded to University Colleges. Additionally, from September, President Akufo-Addo indicated that a 4-year Bachelor of

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Gold-rated performance by Obuasi SHS leaves SDA, Salaga SHS set for early exits

Gold-rated performance by Obuasi SHS leaves SDA, Salaga SHS set for early exits

In the fourth completion of day five of the 2018 preliminaries of the National Science and Maths Quiz, Obuasi SHTS mined as much gold as they could, leaving the other two contenders to scavenge for the remaining resources. Their 37 points at

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NSMQ2018: Islamic SHS uses Akatsi, Kumasi for ‘salah’

NSMQ2018: Islamic SHS uses Akatsi, Kumasi for ‘salah’

On the day of Eid, viewers were in anticipation to see if the celebration may be bitter in the mouths of Islamic Senior High students. If you were one of those, your hopes only survived three rounds. After trailing Kumasi Senior

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