UDS-Nyankpala Campus to establish arts lab

The Department of Communication, Innovation and Technology of the University for Development Studies (UDS), Nyankpala Campus is to establish an art laboratory, to churn out quality graduates to meet the demands of industry. As part of the initiative, the University will also ... — Read More

1.6m students to benefit from free SHS policy…Gov’t to spend GHc3.6bn yearly

About 1.6 million eligible students between the ages of 15-17 years across the country, are expected to benefit from government’s free Senior High School (SHS) policy, that is set to begin in September this year.The Free SHS policy, which will also ... — Read More

1.4m new children to go on School Feeding Programme

Women, Gender and Social Protection Minister-designate, Otiko Afisah Djaba, has announced that government will increase enrolments onto the Ghana School Feeding Programme (GSFP) by 1.4 million.The new enrolments will take the total number of school children on the social intervention programme ... — Read More

Point Hope Ghana builds school for Buduburam community

Point Hope Ghana, a non-governmental organisation (NGO), has constructed a nine-unit classroomblock for the Buduburam community in the Central Region.The initiative, which forms part of the organisation’s corporate social responsibility, is to provide infrastructural assistance and learning materials to less-endowed schools ... — Read More

KNUST gets new registrar

The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), has appointed Mr. Andrews Kwasi Boateng as the Registrar of the University for a five (5) year term of office, effective January 01, 2017 to December 31, 2021. The new Registrar, Mr. ... — Read More

4-year SHS, to reintroduce or not

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo in his quest to roll out the free Senior High School (SHS) during his tenure as president will also have to decide whether or not to reintroduce the 4-year senior high school system.The New Patriotic Party ... — Read More

GOSA 99 donates to school

The 1999 Year group of Grace Preparatory School, have donated items worth Ghc2,700 to their school, in a bid to motivate and honour the school’s founder and teachers.According to executives of the group, they realized the need to come up with ... — Read More

UG holds technology exhibition

The University of Ghana’s Technology Development and Transfer Centre is organizing a one day exhibition showcasing technologies including artefacts, products and services  developed by institute’s faculty and students.Coming off tomorrow between 10:30am and 4:30pm at the Fiesta Royale Hotel, Accra, the ... — Read More

Free education to cost GH¢8.1billion

The promise of free basic and secondary education by major political parties contesting the 2016 General Elections would cost about GH¢ 8.1 billion to execute, given the current enrolment figures.The issue of making secondary education free has become a topical one ... — Read More

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