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Rehabilitate abandoned children’s park – Students beg V/R Minister

Some children in the Volta Region have appealed to the Regional Minister, Dr Archibald Letsa, to ensure the rehabilitation of their abandoned park. The Regional Children’s Park, located at Anlo Kordzi in Ho, was acquired in 1988 with the purpose of developing it into a multipurpose Recreational Centre for children in the region. It was also supposed to include, among ...

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C’ttee to present report on Erimon SHS students’ riot on Friday

The Committee set up by the Upper West Regional Directorate of the Ghana Education Service [GES], to investigate circumstances surrounding a violent protest by students of Erimon Senior High Technical School in the Lawra District,  is expected to present its report on Friday, February 2. Citi News sources say students acted in protest against a disciplinary measure imposed on one ...

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U/West: Erimon SHS closed down after students’ riot

The Upper West Regional Directorate of the Ghana Education Service, has closed down Erimon Senior High Technical School in the Lawra District of the Upper West Region, after students of the institution went on a rampage supposedly in protest against the school’s authorities. The Directorate has set up a five-member team to investigate the circumstances surrounding the violent demonstration which ...

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Nana Addo petitioned over LI for law school admissions

The Association of Law Students has petitioned President Nana Akufo-Addo to cause the withdrawal of the controversial Legal Profession Regulations 2017 from Parliament. The Association wants the President to impress on Members of Parliament to vote against the regulation. The General Legal Council laid the Regulations in Parliament in mid-December 2017, in response to a Supreme Court order for a clear ...

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PwC to begin skills audit of COTVET

PricewaterhouseCoopers Ghana Limited is set to begin a Skills Gap Analysis and Audit in seven priority sectors under the Council for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (COTVET). COTVET has said this move is in line with government’s renewed focus on making Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) “the bedrock of its agenda to Industrialize the country’s economy.” The ...

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Gedaid Foundation donates books to 13 Accra schools

Gedaid Foundation, a local NGO with the vision to help improve reading in basic schools across the country, has donated 3,000 books to 13 basic schools in the Accra Metropolis, specifically at Labone and 37, as part of its three-books-per-child literacy project. The goal of the project is to ensure that every child in basic school reads at least one ...

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Ewuraba Ekua is Chartered Accountant at 19

It is said that, “Success in life is not for those who run fast, but for those who keep running and always on the move.” This has been one of the motivating factors for one of Ghana’s youngest chartered accountants who is charting a good course for herself, family and the nation at large. At age 19, young Ewuraba Ekua ...

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TMA to wall all public schools in Tema

The Metropolitan Chief Executive (MCE) of Tema, Felix Mensah Nii Annan-La, says he would promote an agenda of infrastructural development within the Metropolis as part of restoring Tema to its past glory. Mr. Felix Mensah Nii Annan-La says the TMA under his stewardship would pursue a sustained development on all facets of infrastructure in the Metropolis. He said this during a ...

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‘Suspended’ UEW VC, 4 others, demand immediate reinstatement

Lawyers of the five interdicted principal officers of the University of Education, Winneba, have written to the University Council, demanding their immediate reinstatement. They have threatened to go to Court if their demands are not met within 7 days. The officers, including the Vice Chancellor, Professor Mawutor Avoke and Finance Officer, Dr. Theophilus Senyo Ackorlie, were directed by the University ...

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GES sacks ‘runaway’ sex-tape Headmaster

The Asikuma-Odoben-Brakwa District Directorate of the Ghana Education Service [GES], has indicated that it has ordered the head teacher caught in a widely circulated sex video, Robert Seppey, to hand over the administration of the Breman Adamanu D/A Basic School to the circuit supervisor of the area. In a release issued on Tuesday by the District Director of Education, Isaac Godwin ...

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