Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Islamic school chaos: There was no blood on any student – Ambulance Service boss

The Ashanti Regional Director of the National Ambulance Service, Sommit Duut, says police officers who responded to the protest at the Islamic Senior High School in Kumasi did not use live bullets in their...

Dampare heads to Kumasi over Islamic Senior High School incident

The Inspector General of Police Dr. George Akuffo Dampare is currently on his way to Kumasi following the protest by the Islamic Senior High School which has reportedly resulted in the hospitalisation of some...

E/: St. Paul’s students cry for help as snakes invade campus; 2 bitten

At least two students have been bitten by snakes at St Paul’s Senior High School at Asakraka in Kwahu South municipality in Eastern region due to darkness on campus. According to the students, the situation...

Gov’t launches ‘No Guarantor Student Loan’ policy

Government has cancelled the policy which required students to provide three guarantors to secure a loan. Ghanaian tertiary students will no longer require three SSNIT contributors as guarantors before they can secure student loan to...

NAGRAT threatens strike over 20% cost of living allowance 

The National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT) says they will embark on an industrial strike action if the government does not commence the payment of their 20% Cost of Living Allowance (COLA) by the...

Gov’t earmarks $1.2m World Bank cash for dilapidated structures

Minister for Education, Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwum, has assured Council of Heads of Basic Schools their concerns over poor infrastructure are being addressed. The council in a communique outlined a number of challenges confronting basic...

You’re making GES dormant – IFEST to Adutwum

A Civil Society Organization on Education, Institute of Education Studies (IFEST), says the Ministry of Education (MoE) is making Ghana Education Service (GES) ineffective. According to IFEST, the Ministry of Education has sidelined the GES...

World Bank’s $1.2m for digital literacy still in our account – Education Ministry 

The Ministry of Education says media reports on the Ghana Accountability for Learning Outcomes Project (GALOP) has been misinterpreted. “Ghana Accountability for Learning Outcomes Project (GALOP) uses Results Based Financing (RBF) instrument where project funds...

C/R: Female student murdered; body parts removed

A woman believed to be in her twenties has allegedly been murdered and her body parts removed at Cape Coast in the Central region. The deceased, believed to be a student of the Ola College...

Education boss requests closure of schools over Daasebre Oti Boateng’s funeral rites

The New Juaben South Municipal Director of Education Victor deGraft -Etsison is requesting for a temporal closure of both public and private schools in the Municipality due to the final funeral rites of the...