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GES confirms Dr Eric Nkansah as Director General

The Acting Director General of the Ghana Education Service (GES), Dr Eric Nkansah, has been confirmed as the substantive Director-General of the...

From banker to GES Director-General: The profile of Dr Eric Nkansah

Dr Eric Nkansah started as a teacher in the year 2000 at Christian Education Complex Junior High School (JHS), Kintampo, in the...
Director-General of the Ghana Education Service (GES), Prof. Kwasi Opoku Amankwa

Prof Opoku-Amankwa reacts to his sack as GES Director-General

The immediate past Director-General of the Ghana Education Service (GES), Prof Kwasi Opoku-Amankwa, has reacted to the termination of his contract.

Dr. Eric Nkansah appointed Director-General of GES

President Akufo-Addo has appointed Dr. Eric Nkansah as the new Director-General of the Ghana Education Service (GES). He was...
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Akufo-Addo sacks GES Director-General

President Nana Akufo-Addo has sacked the Director-General of the Ghana Education Service (GES), Prof Kwasi Opoku-Amankwa. His termination was...
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Sack GES Director-General – NPP guru to Akufo-Addo

A leading member of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Dr George Ayisi Boateng, has called for the dismissal of the Director-General of...
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GES reviewing Free SHS to determine how much parents can pay – Director-General

Director-General of the Ghana Education Service (GES), Prof. Kwasi Opoku Amankwah, says a review of the Free Senior High School (SHS) Policy...
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GES Director-General advises staff to prepare for retirement

The Director-General of the Ghana Education Service (GES), Prof. Kwasi Opoku-Amankwa, has counseled staff members to make proper retirement plans.
Director-General of the GES, Prof. Kwasi Opoku-Amankwa

We will not rush to re-open pre-tertiary schools – GES Director-General

The Director-General of the Ghana Education Service (GES), Professor Kwasi Opoku-Amankwa, has said that the service will not rush into re-opening pre-tertiary...

GES commiserates with bereaved families of 8 drowned pupils

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has commiserated with the families of the eight pupils who drowned while crossing the Volta Lake from...
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Aisha Huang, 2 others slapped with 8 fresh charges

State prosecutors have preferred fresh charges against the son of galamsey kingpin Aisha Huang and two others for a total of eight...

NDC elections: Barbara Asamoah retained as Deputy General Secretary

Barbara Serwaa Asamoah, Deputy General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), retained her position when delegates voted at the party’s Delegates'...
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Private-public partnership is key to accelerating Universal Health Coverage – PharmAccess Country Director

As part of efforts to improve Universal Health Coverage (UHC), a concerned stakeholder has called for enhanced collaboration between the private and...

Complement government’s efforts with Good Causes – Akufo-Addo charges NLA

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has charged the National Lottery Authority (NLA) to continue to complement the efforts of the government through...
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256 teachers sue GES over promotional exams failure

Some 256 teachers have sued the Ghana Education Service (GES) and the Attorney General over their mass failure in the December 2021...
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New GES boss is a pupil teacher, he can’t lead us – Teacher Unions

The three striking Teacher Unions say the newly appointed Director-General of the Ghana Education Service (GES), Dr Eric Nkansah, is a non-professional...

Teachers strike against new GES boss unjustified – Afenyo-Markin

Deputy Majority Leader, Alexander Afenyo-Markin, says the strike action by three teacher unions against the new Director-General of the Ghana Education Service...
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GES sends SoS message to parents amid teachers’ strike

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has urged calm among parents following a strike action by some teacher unions which has affected academic...

Teacher Unions divided over appointment of new GES Director

The teacher unions in the country are divided over the suitability of Dr Eric Nkansah as acting Director-General of the Ghana Education...

Farouk Mahama urges TESCON members to remain resolute and loyal to NPP

New Patriotic Party (NPP) Member of Parliament for Yendi, Alhaji Farouk Aliu Mahama, has stressed the need for the Tertiary Students Confederacy...

Prioritise early childhood education- NSA boss urges parents

Director-General of the National Sports Authority (NSA), Prof Peter Twumasi, is advising rural communities to prioritise early childhood education. He acknowledged the significance...

Teacher Unions threaten strike on Nov. 4 over new GES DG

The controversy over embattled Director-General (DG) of Ghana Education Service (GES), Dr Eric Nkansah, continues to deepen as four teacher unions threaten...

Education Minister ‘defends’ new GES boss; says he taught Geography in SHS

The Minister of Education, Dr Yaw Osei Adutwum, has said the new acting Director General of the Ghana Education Service (GES), Dr...

New GES boss pledges to work with all stakeholders

The newly appointed Director-General of the Ghana Education Service (GES), Dr Eric Nkansah, has assured the government of his readiness to work...

Minority backs calls for removal of new GES boss

JoyNews/AdomNews · Minority backs call for removal of new GES DG The Minority in Parliament has waded into the...

Concerned teachers support new GES boss

Some concerned teachers in the Ashanti Region have indicated their full support and appreciation towards the nomination of Dr. Eric Nkansah as...

Education Ministry hits back at Teacher Unions over new GES boss

The Education Ministry has hit back at teacher unions opposing the appointment of the new Director-General of the Ghana Education Service (GES).

It is a political appointment – NAGRAT Prez fires govt over new GES boss

The National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT) has lashed out at the government over the appointment of Dr Eric Nkansah as the...

NAGRAT rejects new GES boss

The National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT) has expressed reservations about President Nana Akufo-Addo's new Director-General appointee for the Ghana Education Service...

NAGRAT reacts to GES boss’ dismissal

The National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT) says it is worried about President Nana Akufo-Addo’s dismissal of the Director-General of the Ghana...

ITU elects new Secretary-General and Deputy Secretary-General

The International Telecommunications Union (ITU) has elected Ms. Doreen Bogdan-Martin and Mr. Tomas Lamanauskas for the Secretary-General and Deputy Secretary-General of the...
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Pay our CPD allowance – Teacher Unions remind GES

Teacher Unions across the country have reminded the Ghana Education Service (GES) to pay their Continuous Professional Development (CPD) allowance.

Fairtrade Africa holds General Assembly in Accra

Fairtrade Africa has organised its General Assembly (GA) last week in Accra, Ghana for Fairtrade certified producer organisations across the continent.
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Teacher unions urge GES officials due for retirement to vacate post

Teacher unions in the country have asked the Deputy Director of Management Services at the Ghana Education Service (GES), Anthony Boateng, along...

Akufo-Addo makes changes in National Security apparatus

President Akufo-Addo has made some changes in the National Security apparatus, and appointed Edward Asomani, Deputy National Security Coordinator, to act as National Security...

Academic calendar for pre-tertiary institutions remains unchanged – GES

The Ghana Education Service (GES) is reminding all schools and the public that the basic schools' academic calendar released in March has...

‘Pay or Die’ investigation gets results: Triggers National Health Insurance policy changes

The National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) says investigative journalist Francisca Enchill's ground-breaking investigation into illegal charges by some hospitals led the NHIA...

NSA boss sues 2 staff members for defamation, demands ¢4m in damages

Director-General of the National Sports Authority (NSA), Prof Peter Twumasi, is demanding ¢4,000,000 in damages in a defamation suit filed against two...
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IMANI Africa’s 10 challenges with National Cathedral

In its most recent policy document, the IMANI Centre for Policy and Education has identified some challenges with the National Cathedral project.