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Mrs Adwoa Amoako, Tema West Municipal Chief Executive, says the Assembly will make education central to its development agenda. She said the growth of any society was dependent on how educated its citizens were. The MCE had paid a visit to the Tema Senior High School (TEMASCO) to monitor the on-going West Africa Senior School […]

The Member of Parliament (MP) for Efutu Constituency in the Central region, Alexander Kwamina Afenyo-Markin  has served notice to the current Vice Chancellor of the University for Education Winneba (UEW), Reverend Father Professor A. Afful-Broni that he will fight any form of victimization and injustice being perpetrated in the school under his watch. He cautioned […]

The double track Senior High School system took off in some selected public schools in the Tema Metropolis and its environs with a few hitches.  Mrs Margaret Nsiah-Asamoah, Tema Metropolitan Director of Education, told the Ghana News Agency that respective desks have been set up for the registration of students for the various courses thus […]

Tema-based Delhi Public School International (DPSI) has held its third graduation. The short but colourful graduation ceremony which saw stage drama and music performances from students was only for learners at the pre-primary and primary levels. A total of 75 pupils passed out from primary to middle school level during the ceremony held on Thursday […]

The Wa Polytechnic Governing Council has ordered the institution’s suspended Rector, Professor Emmanuel Marfo-Owusu, to park his five hundred thousand Ghana Cedis Mercedes Benz, that is at the centre of protests by lecturers of the school. Last Monday, some angry lecturers at the Wa Polytechnic prevented Prof. Emmanuel Marfo-Owusu from accessing the campus and subsequently […]

Hajia Alima Mahama, Minister of Local Government and Rural Development has asked political parties to lead the charge of educating their members on the election of Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) on partisan lines. “Political Parties should engage the people and send the message across. The issue of the election of MMDCEs is […]

The Minister of State in charge of Tertiary Education, Prof. Kwesi Yankah, has called for calm at the Wa Polytechnic. In an interview with the Daily Graphic on Wednesday, Prof. Yankah said all forms of physical confrontations on the campus must cease. “I am appealing to all the interested parties not to take the law […]

Some members of Parent Teacher Associations (PTAs) of basic schools at the Police Training School in Accra have asked for the immediate stoppage of collection of unapproved fees being charged by teachers amounting to more than GH¢10, 000 every academic term. They also asked for the dismissal, sanction and transfer of teachers who continue to […]

The Department of Social Welfare has identified 345 hot spots across the country where street children and other destitute are located. The hot spots were identified under a programme dubbed: “Operation Get Off the Streets For Better Life” initiated by the Ministry of Gender and Social Protection in collaboration with the Department of Social Welfare […]

In 2017, the eight prestigious Ivy League schools, some of the creme de la creme of tertiary education worldwide, had a total of 281,060 applicants. Of those applicants, less than 10% gained admission. The figures for 2018 are not expected to differ greatly making the odds for students worldwide seeking an education in the US’ […]