Tag Archives: Prof. Yankah

We’ll free private universities from oppressive policies – Prof. Yankah

The Minister of State in charge of tertiary education, Professor Kwesi Yankah, says government’s will free private tertiary institutions from policies that restrict them in their quest to attain full university status. According to Professor Yankah, the stress and difficulties private universities go through will be a thing of the past because government is taking steps to liberate them from ...

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We anticipated Free SHS challenges – Prof. Yankah

A Minister of State in charge of Education, Professor Kwesi Yankah, has denied claims that the challenges that have hit the implementation of government’s  free Senior High School (SHS) policy is due to lack of proper planning. Although the programme has already taken off, some school heads are yet to receive funding for first year students, who are beneficiaries of ...

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Education Minister offers bounty for missing quiz mistress’ bag

The Minister of State in-charge of Tertiary Education, Prof Kwesi Yankah said the ministry has placed a bounty on the missing bag of Quiz Mistress of the National Science and Maths Quiz. The Quiz Mistress Dr. Elsie Effah Kaufmann had her handbag containing cash, reading glasses, golden earrings, mobile phone and other valuables stolen on the climax of the 2017 competition after ...

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New UEW Council to be constituted this week – Prof. Yankah

The Minister of State in charge of Tertiary Education, Prof. Kwesi Yankah, has said the government will constitute a new Governing Council for the University of Education, Winneba this week, following challenges over the legitimacy of the current Council. He therefore urged students in the various campuses of the school to remain calm as the government works to address the ...

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