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PHOTOS: Final year student tragically drowns in University of Ghana's swimming pool

PHOTOS: Final year student tragically drowns in University of Ghana's swimming pool

PHOTOS: Final year student tragically drowns in University of Ghana's swimming pool
African student in US university wins PRESTIGIOUS science award (photos)

African student in US university wins PRESTIGIOUS science award (photos)

A Kenyan PhD student at the State University of New York in the US has won a highly regarded science award. Find out more about him and the award on YEN.com.gh

African student in US university wins PRESTIGIOUS science award (photos)
Allow children to speak local languages in school - Regional Minister

Allow children to speak local languages in school - Regional Minister

Although the formal and first language of Ghana is English, the regional minister believes the prohibition in most schools prevent students from appreciating Gh

Allow children to speak local languages in school - Regional Minister
This secondary school dropout runs literacy classes in poverty-stricken Ugandan region (photos, video)

This secondary school dropout runs literacy classes in poverty-stricken Ugandan region (photos, video)

A 26-year-old secondary school dropout in Musupu village in Uganda's Karamoja region is pulling al stops to promote literacy among his villagers. More on YEN

This secondary school dropout runs literacy classes in poverty-stricken Ugandan region (photos, video)
Ghanaian publishers to benefit from ban on exercise book importation

Ghanaian publishers to benefit from ban on exercise book importation

Napo made the disclosure while addressing media practitioners in Kumasi in the Ashanti Region at a press conference during the three-day tour of President Akufo

Ghanaian publishers to benefit from ban on exercise book importation
VIDEO: Sad story of the Best WASSCE student who was denied admission to study medicine at KNUST

VIDEO: Sad story of the Best WASSCE student who was denied admission to study medicine at KNUST

The old student of St James Seminary and Secondary School in the Brong Ahafo Region, clocked a perfect score in last year’s WASSCE.

VIDEO: Sad story of the Best WASSCE student who was denied admission to study medicine at KNUST
Outrageous! 16-year-old twins banned to go to school because they braided their hair (photo)

Outrageous! 16-year-old twins banned to go to school because they braided their hair (photo)

A teacher at an Australian school reportedly ordered 16-year-old South Sudanese twin students to remove their braids because they didn't represent the school

Outrageous! 16-year-old twins banned to go to school because they braided their hair (photo)
2017 examination papers won't leak- WAEC

2017 examination papers won't leak- WAEC

WAEC has assured that there will be no examination paper leakage of the 2017 West African Secondary School Certificate Examination (WASSCE).

2017 examination papers won't leak- WAEC
University of Ghana beats KNUST in latest ranking but fails to make it to Top 10 in Africa

University of Ghana beats KNUST in latest ranking but fails to make it to Top 10 in Africa

Ghana's premier tertiary institution failed to make it to the top 20 in the latest ranking of African universities.

University of Ghana beats KNUST in latest ranking but fails to make it to Top 10 in Africa
Government increases national service personnel allowances

Government increases national service personnel allowances

Government has approved an increment in the allowances of National Service personnel, taking effect from April 1, 2017.

Government increases national service personnel allowances
YEN one-on-one with creative kid doing incredible things with paper and rechargeable battery

YEN one-on-one with creative kid doing incredible things with paper and rechargeable battery

Meet 15-year-old boy who makes and repairs things.

YEN one-on-one with creative kid doing incredible things with paper and rechargeable battery
Meet woman who is creating an African Culture Encyclopedia (photos)

Meet woman who is creating an African Culture Encyclopedia (photos)

Nana Oforiatta-Ayim, an art historian and writer, conceived the idea of creating and developed an African Culture Encyclopedia, composed of 54 volumes.

Meet woman who is creating an African Culture Encyclopedia (photos)
Daixy writes: An open letter to Otiko Djaba- sexual abuse is not prevented by covering up our bodies!

Daixy writes: An open letter to Otiko Djaba- sexual abuse is not prevented by covering up our bodies!

YEN brings you an open letter to the Gender Minister, Otiko Djaba from a concerned citizen following the ministers comments that short skirts bring sexual abuse

Daixy writes: An open letter to Otiko Djaba- sexual abuse is not prevented by covering up our bodies!
22-year-old student seeks to sell his own kidney to pay for university studies (photos)

22-year-old student seeks to sell his own kidney to pay for university studies (photos)

A 22-year-old Kenyan student says he is prepared to sell one of his kidneys for GHS84,5k in order to fund his university education. More on YEN.com.gh!

22-year-old student seeks to sell his own kidney to pay for university studies (photos)
Meet this teacher brings hip-hop to math class, then students fall in love with the subject, score top grades (photos)

Meet this teacher brings hip-hop to math class, then students fall in love with the subject, score top grades (photos)

A teacher invents new way of teaching mathematics, a subject that most students find difficult and generally boring to learn.What happens next is simply amazing

Meet this teacher brings hip-hop to math class, then students fall in love with the subject, score top grades (photos)
Gender minister urges female students to dress responsibly

Gender minister urges female students to dress responsibly

Gender Minister Otiko Djaba has urged school girls to be responsible in their appearances since an inappropriate choice of dress can invite troubles for them.

Gender minister urges female students to dress responsibly
Ignore any news on service allowance increment - NSS

Ignore any news on service allowance increment - NSS

The NSS management wishes to reiterate its commitment to ensuring that the utmost interest of service personnel is protected.

Ignore any news on service allowance increment - NSS
Bawumia attends Military graduation and commissions 99 new officer cadets

Bawumia attends Military graduation and commissions 99 new officer cadets

Ghana's Vice President, Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia, attended a graduation ceremony at the Ghana Military Academy and Training School for it's Special Medical Intake 3

Bawumia attends Military graduation and commissions 99 new officer cadets
Parents enraged after 5th-grade black students "sold" to bidding white in mock slave auction (photos, video)

Parents enraged after 5th-grade black students "sold" to bidding white in mock slave auction (photos, video)

A group of parents say a school in the U.S. are enraged after finding out some of their black offspring were being "offered" at a school slave auction.

Parents enraged after 5th-grade black students "sold" to bidding white in mock slave auction (photos, video)
Four schools in Walewale closed down following clashes between teachers and encroachers

Four schools in Walewale closed down following clashes between teachers and encroachers

Four basic schools in the Walewale Township of the West Mamprusi district in the Northern Region have been temporarily shut down.

Four schools in Walewale closed down following clashes between teachers and encroachers
Ghanaian qualifies for national final of US Spelling Bee in Washington

Ghanaian qualifies for national final of US Spelling Bee in Washington

Ghanaian crowed new scripps state Spelling Bee winner in Vermillion, US.

Ghanaian qualifies for national final of US Spelling Bee in Washington
Ghanaian becomes first black woman to be trained as neurosurgeon at top US university

Ghanaian becomes first black woman to be trained as neurosurgeon at top US university

Nancy Abu-Bonsrah moved to the US from Ghana with her parents when she was 15.

Ghanaian becomes first black woman to be trained as neurosurgeon at top US university
NPP must "push it" or "crush it" with their Free SHS policy before first term ends

NPP must "push it" or "crush it" with their Free SHS policy before first term ends

YEN reader Nuhu Ndebilla on the Free SHS policy that the president Akufo-Addo's administration intends to implement by the start of the 2017 academic year.

NPP must "push it" or "crush it" with their Free SHS policy before first term ends
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Natives of Sogakope claim to have captured a dwarf god, but we don't think so
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Natives of Sogakope claim to have captured a dwarf god, but we don't think so
Estranged Black Star player's wife tries to set the record straight - says "Monkey" was a term of endearment
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Estranged Black Star player's wife tries to set the record straight - says "Monkey" was a term of endearment
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