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Educationist calls for review of English language exam structure for BECE

Educationist calls for review of English language exam structure for BECE

An educationist, Emmanuel Opoku Mensah has criticised the structure of 2018 Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) English language paper. According to him, the introduction of new literature books just few months to the exams could impact negatively on pupils’ performances

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Punish teachers, heads severely for sexual abuse – Child’s Right Int’l

Punish teachers, heads severely for sexual abuse – Child’s Right Int’l

The government has been urged to institute stiffer punishment for teachers and school heads who are found culpable of sexual misconduct especially with their students. Child’s Right International (CRI), the group making the call also wants reports of investigations into

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The lost talents: How Ghanaian graduates make a living in China

The lost talents: How Ghanaian graduates make a living in China

Many Ghanaian students who have successfully completed their studies at various universities in China prefer to stay and work in the East Asian country rather than return home and contribute their quota to the economic development of their home country.

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Tweneboah Koduah SHS headmaster interdicted over sexual misconduct

Tweneboah Koduah SHS headmaster interdicted over sexual misconduct

The headmaster of the Tweneboah Koduah Senior High School in the Ashanti Region, has been interdicted following allegations of sexual misconduct. Rev. Francis Badu Agyare is alleged to be having sexual affairs with female students of the school. The Education

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Teacher found dead in her room

Teacher found dead in her room

A female teacher identified only as Regina has been found dead in her room at Asesewa in the Eastern Region. The deceased is believed to have been murdered three days ago by an unknown assailant who also locked the body

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13 nabbed for writing exams for WASSCE candidates

13 nabbed for writing exams for WASSCE candidates

10 University students have been arrested by the Akim Oda Police for allegedly writing exams for some students of the PLACID International School in the Birim Central Municipality in the Eastern Region in the ongoing West African Senior School Certificate

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Sex-for-marks: Varsity suspends lecturer, places him on half-salary

Sex-for-marks: Varsity suspends lecturer, places him on half-salary

A university lecturer, Mr. Kisuze Edward, has been suspended by the University of Makarere in Uganda over allegations of sexual harassment. In the letter of suspension, which bore the stamp of the office of the Vice Chancellor and was posted

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Ghanaian student in Harvard ‘assaulted’ by police

Ghanaian student in Harvard ‘assaulted’ by police

A Ghanaian Harvard University student, who was reportedly high on drugs, was repeatedly punched by a police officer after running naked into the street, in an incident that was captured on video on Friday night. The Mayor of a Massachusetts

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Commonwealth, Katanga students clash at UG; one injured, 10 arrested

Commonwealth, Katanga students clash at UG; one injured, 10 arrested

What was expected to be an intellectual debate by tertiary students at the University of Ghana turned violent with clashes between students of the Mensah Sabah and Commonwealth Halls, all of the University of Ghana and the Katanga hall of

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Return your Mercedes Benz – Suspended Wa poly rector ordered

Return your Mercedes Benz – Suspended Wa poly rector ordered

The Wa Polytechnic Governing Council has ordered the institution’s suspended Rector, Professor Emmanuel Marfo-Owusu, to park his five hundred thousand Ghana Cedis Mercedes Benz, that is at the centre of protests by lecturers of the school. Last Monday, some angry

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