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'I’ll help teachers own homes' – Nana Akufo-Addo

President Nana Akufo-Addo has said his government will shore up the lives of teachers by ensuring that they improve their careers and living standards. “For...

Hot Audio: President orders UEW to resolve impasse

President Akuffo Addo has directed the governing council of the University of Education Winneba to amicably resolve all grievances for which a private citizen...

Teachers will be paid better – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has stressed teachers will be earning better remuneration under his administration. Speaking at the 21st Congregation of the University of...

Employ us within 2 weeks – Graduate teachers caution government

The Unemployed Education Graduates Alliance (UEGA) has issued a two-week ultimatum to the Ministry of Education (MoE) and the Ghana Education Service (GES) to...

No BECE pass, No free SHS – Gov’t

The government has announced its much touted Free Senior High School policy will be enjoyed by only students who pass their Basic Education Certificate...

Abraham Attah not charging for Free SHS envoy job – NAPO

The Minister of Education, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh, has disclosed that award-winning young actor Abraham Attah volunteered to become ambassador for government’s Free Senior...

‘Stone mouse’ teacher deserves promotion – Napo

Education Minister Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh has said that if he had his way, he would promote rather than punish Augustine Kusi, the class...

Economy in good shape for free SHS – Napo

Minister of Education, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh has reiterated government’s resolve to implement the free Senior High School (SHS) policy in September, 2017. According to...

Free SHS: Government to announce implementation plan today

Government will today Thursday, July 27, announce the implementation plan for its flagship policy- Free SHS. The absence of a clear road map on the...

UG students petition Speaker over ‘killer’ fees

Some concerned students of the University of Ghana have formally petitioned the Speaker of Parliament, Professor Mike Oquaye over what they describe as exorbitant...

Volta Region: Bomigo Basic School cry for help

The deplorable state of infrastructure at the Bomigo Basic School in the Keta Municipality of the Volta Region is affecting effective teaching and learning. The school which...

BECE candidates asked to confirm SHS selection

Parents and guardians of the 2017 Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) candidates have been advised to confirm the choices of schools of their wards...

University of Ghana Council Sworn into Office

A 16-member Council for the University of Ghana was yesterday inaugurated by the Hon. Minister of Education at a brief swearing-in ceremony at the...

Spelling Bee goes local: Dagbani is just a start

Seventy-seven school children, aged between 6 and 10 years will be participating in a pilot spelling competition in their mother tongue, Dagbani. They emerged finalists...

"Trokosi” girls graduate from vocational school

Fifteen young women rescued from ritual servitude, also known as “trokosi” have graduated from the Baptist Vocational Training Institute at Frankadua in the Volta...

Government to allocate 32.2% GETFund to tertiary institutions

The government has allocated 32.2 per cent of the Ghana Education Trust Fund (GETFund), representing GH?255 million, to public tertiary institutions, Chief Director of...

2017 WASSCE: WAEC withholds results of 185 schools

The West African Examination Council (WAEC) has withheld the entire results of candidates from 185 schools on suspicion of malpractices during and after the...

Make Sexual and Reproductive Health Education a core subject – Lecturer

Professor Kofi Awusabo-Asare, a Senior Lecturer at the University of Cape Coast (UCC), has called on the Ghana Education Service (GES) to integrate critical...

Government inaugurates 16-member Council for UEW

The government has finally inaugurated a 16-member governing Council for the University of Education, Winneba. The Council is to be chaired by Prof. Emmanuel Nicholas...

Free SHS: ‘Elite schools’ will leave space for deprived students – Nana Addo

President Akufo-Addo has said elite schools in the country will be required by government to preserve 30% of their admission space for pupils from...