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Allow dismissed WASSCE candidates to write remaining papers – Nana Addo to Education Minister

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has directed the Minister of Education, Matthew Opoku Prempeh to engage the Ghana Education Service (GES) to reconsider its decision to ban 14 students from ...

09 August, 2020

Engage GES on reversing ban on WASSCE exams for ‘deviant’ students – Nana Addo to Education Minister

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo has directed the Minister of Education, Matthew Opoku Prempeh to engage the Ghana Education Service (GES) to reconsider its decision to ban 14 students ...

09 August, 2020

We’re probing alleged registration of Ivorian nationals – EC

The Electoral Commission (EC) has begun investigations into an alleged registration of Ivorian nationals in the ongoing voters’ registration exercise. An initial investigation by the EC revealed that the said ...

09 August, 2020

Deviant acts of WASSCE candidates a reflection of society not Free SHS – Okoe Boye

A member of the governing New Patriotic Party, who is also a Deputy Minister of Health, Dr. Bernard Okoe Boye, says suggestions that acts of vandalism displayed by some candidates, ...

09 August, 2020

Poor implementation of Free SHS cause of students’ riotous behaviour – Nii Kpakpo

A private legal practitioner and member of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Nii Kpakpo Samoa Addo believes the government has itself to blame for the riotous behaviour exhibited by ...

09 August, 2020

Eyewitness News: Friday, 8th August, 2020

Umaru Sanda Amadu and Frema Adunyame interrogate various socio-political issues making headlines in the country. This includes protests in various Senior High Schools, especially Bright Senior High School, and the ...

09 August, 2020

Citi Breakfast Show: Friday, 7th July, 2020

In this edition of the Citi Breakfast Show, Bernard Avle and the team discuss the various protests in Senior High Schools by students over the strict enforcement of examination rules. ...

09 August, 2020

EC’s justification for compilation of new register unfortunate – Franklin Cudjoe

The Executive Director for IMANI Africa has downplayed the Electoral Commission’s (EC) defence for the compilation of a new register Mr. Cudjoe argues that the numbers recorded during the mass ...

08 August, 2020

Ghanaian students must be taught how to learn, not how to pass [Article]

The biggest problem with the Ghanaian Educational System is that students are not taught how to learn. What makes this worse is that teachers don’t know that they need to ...

08 August, 2020

Blast rocks military base in Somali capital, at least eight dead

A huge blast rocked a military base in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu near a stadium on Saturday, killing at least eight people and injuring 14, emergency workers said, and the militant ...

08 August, 2020

Telcos reject allegations of under-declaration of tax

The Ghana Chamber of Communications has refuted the claim that the implementation of the Common Platform (CP) has uncovered under declaration of taxes by mobile network operators. The Minister of ...

08 August, 2020

Volta, Oti regions must move from politics of excitement to politics of development [Article]

The Volta and Oti Regions have unrepentantly provided the most reliable support base for the National Democratic Congress since the ban on party politics was lifted in 1992 as one ...

08 August, 2020

Break WAEC’s monopoly to force them to be efficient – Africa Education Watch

The government is being urged to introduce alternative public education examination bodies to break the monopoly currently enjoyed by the West African Examination Council (WAEC). According to the Executive Director ...

08 August, 2020

Crime rate has declined in Upper East Region – Police Patrol Directorate

Crime rate in the Upper East Region has declined, according to the Director-General of National Police Patrol Directorate, Commissioner of Police (COP) Patrick Akolgo. COP Akolga, who commended the Upper ...

08 August, 2020


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