Wednesday, October 27, 2021
The Ministry of Education (MoE) has finally received clearance to employ over 22,000 personnel --both teaching and non-teaching staff-- after government put a ban on employment in the education sector in the last few years. “The ministry has received clearance to replace, recruit, reappoint and re-instate 22,802 personnel of different...
The University for Development Studies (UDS) has signed a memorandum of understanding with Open Labs NIIT-Ghana, an Information Technology (IT) education centre, to provide digital learning programmes for regular and distance-education students. The partnerships will also help train students in acquiring IT-knowledge to meet industry requirement after school. It is hoped this move...
Prudential Bank Limited (PBL) has donated GH¢50,000 to the Ghana School of Law to support renovation and expansion of the school’s infrastructure for the advancement of legal education in the country. The donation followed an appeal to the bank by the former Acting Director of the Ghana School of Law,...
Governments must be held accountable for African countries’ slow progress on global education goals since underperforming schools and teachers are usually victims of a dysfunctional system, the U.N.’s cultural agency UNESCO said last week Wednesday. Sub-Saharan Africa falls behind other parts of the world by most education standards, with one...
Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is perceived to drive the growth of modern economies. The rapid development of technology globally has affected all spheres of human life – notably in agriculture, medicine, education, communication, records keeping and management etc. In an attempt to embrace this global phenomenon and to build...
TITLE: Practice of Life Assurance in Perspective Author: Aaron Issa Anafure Publisher: Kharis Books Year: 2021 Reviewer: Prof. Joshua Yindenaba Abor Insurance, particularly, life insurance plays a very crucial role in the mobilization of long-term funds for investment in order to spur growth. The intermediation role insurance plays is very crucial in driving capital...
Microsoft have been impressed with government’s commitment toward education that they have resolved to aid that course through technology, Jaye Richards-Hill, the Business Development manager of Microsoft Worldwide (Education team) has revealed. “Where you have a government that places importance on education improvement as it appears the Ghanaian government does,...
Dr. Strive Masiyiwa, founder of Econet and the Higherlife Foundation has said innovation and education are key to building a successful growth process. Speaking at a forum in Accra on ‘Education and Partnership’ organised by the Higherlife Foundation and Yale University, the celebrated businessman and media-giant asked educationists to create...
The Institute of Distance Learning at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has inaugurated its Takoradi City Campus at Kansaworodo, a suburb of Takoradi, to enable working class people, in particular, to upgrade themselves academically. The campus project was financed from the university’s Internally Generated Fund (IGF)...
The University of Mines and Technology (UMaT) Tarkwa, has installed former President, John Agyekum Kufour, as the first Chancellor of the institution. The installation ceremony which took place at the UMaT campus on Friday was to confer authority on the new Chancellor and welcome him officially to the University system. Hundreds...
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