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Three Ghanaian tertiary institutions have been listed as part of the best in the sub-Saharan region, YEN.com.gh has learnt. They are the University of Ghana, Ashesi University and the University of Professional Studies, Accra.
More than 340,000 candidates will begin the 2019 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) at 707 centres across the country on Monday. For the first time, school candidates for the WASSCE will be biometrically.
The minister of state in charge of tertiary education, Professor Kwesi Yankah, has denied that there is a new public universities bill.
he Ghana National Service Scheme (NSS) will roll out a programme that will afford fresh graduates the opportunity to travel abroad for up to three months to work with a company. The programme christened “National Service Global".
The Education Ministry has refuted reports on social media alleging that the Education Minister Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh has awarded a $350 million contract for the supply of the newly approved school uniform for public JHS. YEN.
An educationist, Annis Hafar, has backed a decision by the Ghana Education Service (GES) to introduce a new school uniform for Junior High School (JHS) students in the country.
Quick-witted female student, Zeinab Mohammed Denderi, has beaten expectations to make history after being elected the Central Students Representative Council (SRC) President at Ghana's premier university in the northern region.
The Ghana Education Service (GES) has equipped all district education offices in the country with printing machines to be used in the production of examination papers for basic schools.
A Nigerian student identified as Al-Amin Adamu Gamawa made the country proud after he won a medal at a mathematics competition that took place in Thailand. The young student had won bronze medal.
The Ghana Education Service (GES) has announced the introduction of a new school uniform for Junior High School (JHS) students. Students are expected to start wearing the new school uniform from next academic year, 2019 – 2020.
Nana Fremah Busia, a daughter of Ghana’s former Prime Minister, Kofi Abrefa Busia, wants the University of Ghana to be renamed after her father. According to her, that should be done because of his contribution to education.
Pupils of Akotoklo R/C Primary School in the Upper Manya Krobo District of the Eastern Region lack the basic needs like classroom and desks to ensure proper education. Due to the lack of intervention and government intervention.
Every Ghanaian, at least those interested in education and development, must be concerned about the new Public Universities Bill the government is trying to push through.
Four public universities will be renamed if a draft bill from the Education Ministry makes it to Parliament and is passed in its current form. In the draft bill, University for Development Studies, for instance, is renamed. YEN.co
The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has announced new security measures as the 2019 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) begins on Monday, April 8, 2019.
Barely 24 hours before he sits for his final series of senior high school examination, a student of the Bole Senior High School has reportedly passed away according to reports available to YEN.com.gh.
Information available to YEN.com.gh shows that a political science lecturer at the University of Ghana, Professor Yaw Gyampo, has vowed to resist attempts by the government to stifle academic freedom.
The Member of Parliament (MP) for Tongu North, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has described as a national disgrace, news of examination questions being set on chalkboards.
A video of a pre-school teacher mercilessly beating a little girl at school has perhaps, rightly landed the teacher in trouble after the year-old video resurfaced.
Emily Otoo-Quayson and Matilda Sampong, both of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, are brains behind the innovation. Miss Otoo-Quayson is final year Civil Engineering student while Matilda Sampong is a BAdmin stud
One of the reinstated lecturers of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW), Dr Frimpong Kaakyire Duku, has slammed the decision of the university’s to reinstate him.
The University of Lagos held its 50th convocation ceremony on April 2, 2019, and a 77-year-old retiree, Bridget Obiageli Okonji, was among the 12,843 graduating students. Read more.
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