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Executive Director for the Ghana National Council of Private schools (GNACOPS) , Enock Gyatua, says the council disagrees with the calls by Okyehene for the closure of Bright Senior High School. Some final year students partaking in the ongoing West...
The Ghana National Education Campaign Coalition (GNECC) has called on the Ghana Education Service (GES) to ban political activities in first and second cycle institutions across the country, in order to ensure the protection and discipline of students. The call...
The Africa Education Watch has cautioned against the politicization of examination results and education in general in the country. According to the Executive Director of the organization, Kofi Asare, such interference could jeopardize the future of education in the country. He...
Authorities of the Bright Senior High School at Kukurantumi in the Eastern Region say they will comply with any sanctions that may be handed over to their students if found culpable. On Thursday, August 6, some students of the school...
The Coalition of Concerned Teachers is urging the Ghana Education Service (GES) not to rescind its decision for the 13 dismissed students sitting for the 2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) to be charged for the damages...
Research And Rebuild International (RaR) has expressed worry over the implementation of the free Senior High School education by the government while indicating that the recent student rioting could have been avoided if the program was rolled out properly. The...
  I am really enraged and saddened by the insults some of the Free SHS beneficiaries have rained on you, Mr President. We are all aware you implemented this policy to help these 'ungrateful' students become personages in future but these...
Director-General of the Ghana Education Service (GES), Professor Opoku-Amankwa has disclosed that Nicholas Cobbinah, the final year Sekondi College student who insulted President Akufo Addo has a reputation for being violent and notorious. Speaking on Peace FM, the GES boss...
The Akyem-Abuakwa Traditional Council in the Eastern Region is demanding the immediate closure of Bright Senior High Secondary school. The request, according to the council has been “provoked by the incident of examination fraud of grave significance in direct relation...
The Ghana Education Service (GES) has been engaged by the Minister of Education, Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh, at a meeting on Monday, August 10 following President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s plea over the punitive measures taken against some 14...
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 writing their West African Senior School Certificate...
The National Union of Ghana Students (NUGS) has called on the Ghana Education Service (GES) to reconsider its decision to dismiss some 14 final year students from school and from writing the remaining exams.
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 in the ongoing West African Senior School...
Non-governmental organisation Child Rights International (CRI) has appealed to the Minister of Education, Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh, to intervene in the dismissal of 14 candidates of the ongoing WASSCE by the Ghana Education Service (GES).
A former Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ghana, Professor Ivan Addae-Mensah has blamed the disappointment being expressed by final year SHS students after their WASSCE paper on the provision of past questions by the education ministry to...
Students of Ndewura Jakpa Senior High Technical in Damongo in the West Gonja Municipality have vandalised school’s properties in protest against the 1.5-meter social distancing sitting in the examination hall. The students first destroyed...
Five students of Only Believe Senior High School, a private school at Kukurantumi in the Eastern Region, have been reportedly injured during a clash between the town folks and the students. The five were...
The West Africa Examination Council, WAEC says it has begun investigations into allegations of Examination malpractices in some Senior High Schools in the ongoing West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). The sub-regional examination...
Director-General of the Ghana Education Service (GES) Prof Kwasi Opoku-Amankwa has condemned acts of violence at the Tweneboa Kodua Senior High School at Kumawu in the Ashanti region after students went on a rampage after their first...
A teacher in one of the Senior High Schools in the Eastern region has been interdicted for dictating answers to students in the ongoing West African Senior Secondary School Certificate Examinations(WASSCE). According to...
The Coalition of University Students For Fee Reduction (CUSFRED) has called on the government to reduce school fees for the 2020/2021 academic year by 30 per cent. According to the group, a 30 per...
Claim: Education Minister says all students are returning to school on September 8. Verdict: False. Full claimMost of Ghana’s students are currently at home due to COVID-19 restrictions except for final...
The Deputy Director for the Ghana Education Service (GES), Dr. Kwabena Tandoh, has revealed that final students who are receiving treatment for coronavirus will take the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) in designated classroom blocks.
Some aggrieved final year students of the Kumawu-based Tweneboa Kodua Senior High School (SHS) in the Ashanti Region after helpless in writing the 2020 WASSCE Integrated Science Paper on August 3, 2020, have reportedly vandalise the school's...
Final-year students of Tweneboa Kodua Senior High School at Kumawu in the Sekyere Kumawu District of the Ashanti region, on Monday, 3 August 2020, demonstrated against the headmaster for being strict on them during the sitting of...
Four hundred lecturers of the University of Cape Coast (UCC) have received training in Information Communication Technology (ICT) as part of the efforts of the school to ensure effective online teaching and learning. According...
President Akufo-Addo says his government plans to introduce a system where Ghanaian students will access tertiary education on credit. According to him, the New Patriotic Party(NPP) will establish a credit facility that students will...
The Care Right Foundation (CRF) and Opoku Gakpo Foundation (OGF) are partnering the Social Youth Drive Foundation (SYDF) to raise funds to build a three-unit classroom block for the Akaglakope community in the Ketu South Municipality of...
Miss Galaxy Ghana (MGG) is one of the country’s most prestigious annual beauty pageants which uses beauty to bring Awareness surrounding social issues affecting our education and environment in Ghana, and creatively engaging the citizenry to find...
National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT) has begun considering plans to enter arrangements to purchase locally assembled vehicles for their members. The Ashanti Regional Chairman of NAGRAT, Francis Yaw Owusu made the disclosures when the Union gave out 55 vehicles...
The Renowned Acting President of Sons and Daughters Association of Ghana (SADA),NGO who also doubles as charming and avered media personality as well as End Time Evangelist, Omanhene Nana Kofi Amankwaa has classified and awarded chairman Wontumi,...
According to the official, “all Newly Trained Teachers /Colleges that have paid their examination fees will gain access to their results”. Reacting to the development, Dr. Samuel Awinkene Atintono, Principal of Accra College of...
Information reaching Cedi News.com stipulates that, a final year student at Mamfe Methodist in the Akuapem North Municipality of the Eastern Region has died. The headmistress of the school reportedly disclosed that the deceased was ill of malaria and was...
The mother of 21-year-old Nathaniel Yankey, a final year student of Gwiraman Senior High School in the Western Region, is blaming the school authorities for the loss of her son who died in the early hours of Wednesday, July...
The National Secretariat issued a statement on the 10th of July, 2020 captioned “DELAY IN PAYMENT OF TEACHER TRAINEES ALLOWANCE” which basically addressed among other issues a call for swift and quick payment of the Teacher Trainees allowances. After another...
Reports garnered from Accra FM indicates that, students of Accra Girls Senior High School are embarking on a demonstration in the school against school authorities demanding to go home. The report suggests that, the students have been panicked after reports...
Information gathered from Citi News suggest that six students of the Accra Girls Senior High school have tested positive for the novel coronavirus. The report suggest that, some students of the school showed symptoms...
Following the National Teaching Council’s decision to stop private school teachers without a license from teaching, the Ghana National Council of Private Schools (GNACOPS) has disclosed that at least a 400,000 private school teachers in the country...
Chancellor of Perez University College cum Presiding Bishop of Perez Chapel International, Charles Agyinasare has warned against politicising and tribalising Ghana's universities and tertiary institutions. Certain communities in some parts of Ghana have, reportedly been pushing for natives of those...
Ghana's face of Afro pop music, Ramz Nic will be performing live today, Saturday, June 20 on TV3's Music Music at 8:00pm. Ramz Nic is set to perform his songs including 'Happy Yourself' which...