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The students have been asked to go home following students protest

Bolgatanga Senior High School Closed Down After Riot

Bolgatanga Senior High School Closed Down After Riot. The Bolgatanga Senior High School (BIGBOSS) in the Upper East Region has been closed down by the school authorities following riots by students on Monday. The students were protesting the death of their fellow student, identified as Emmanuel Bawa who reportedly fell and died after a hot chase by a housemaster.

December 2, 2014 ·
 
Wa Islamic SHS students were brutalized by military men

Soldiers Unleash Terror on Wa Islamic SHS Students

Soldiers Unleash Terror on Wa Islamic SHS Students.   Academic activities at the Islamic Senior High School in Wa, the Upper West regional capital came to a standstill after police and military personnel besieged the campus in their quest to restore calm on campus. Students of the school on Thursday morning refused to eat breakfast and declined to take part […]

November 20, 2014 ·
 
Martin Agyemang

Ghanaian Scientist Martin Agyemang Honoured In Berlin

Ghanaian scientist Martin Agyemang honoured by German Research Minister. Berlin 10/11/2014 – Today, the German Federal Minister of Education and Research Prof Johanna Wanka honoured Ghanaian scientist Martin Agyemang during a festive ceremony in the new ministry building in Berlin. The young researcher is one of only 25 ‘green’ visionaries selected as “Green Talents 2014”.

November 10, 2014 ·
 
2014 WASSCE Results Released!

2014 WASSCE Results Released!

WAEC releases 2014 WASSCE results The provisional results of candidates who wrote the May/June 2014 West Africa Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) have been released by the West African Examinations Council (WAEC). Candidates can now check their results online at the WAEC website using a scratch card sold at the various WAEC offices across the country. Candidates who owed school […]

August 19, 2014 ·
 
Harry Park, Samsung Electronics West Africa Managing Director, Ghana Education Minister, Hon. Prof. Naana Jane Opoku-Agyeman and District Director, Judith Donkor cut the ribbon to officially launch the SPIS.

Samsung Launches Solar-powered Internet School in Ghana

Aligns with Samsung’s global vision of developing the necessary skills for the future Akuapim South District, Ghana – 12 Augusts 2014 – Samsung Electronics West Africa and the Korean Education and Research Information Service (KERIS), in collaboration with the government of Ghana, this week launched the first Solar Powered Internet School (SPIS) in the country.

August 12, 2014 ·
 
Upper West: Platform for Elite Teachers (PET) Against NAGRAT Strike

Upper West: Platform for Elite Teachers (PET) Against NAGRAT Strike

Platform for Elite Teachers Against  NAGRAT Nationwide Strike. The Upper West Regional branch of the Platform for Elite Teachers (PET) has kicked against the medium that NAGRAT and the Coalition of Concerned Teachers intend to use to solve the grievances of teachers. Read the press release below. A PRESS CONFERENCE IN PROTEST OF INTENDED NATIONWIDE TEACHERS STRIKE Having added our […]

May 15, 2014 ·
 
2014 May/June WASSCE Begins Today

2014 May/June WASSCE Begins Today

2014 May/June WASSCE Begins Today Candidates across the nation will begin the May/June West Africa Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) today. Professor Naana Jane Opoku-Agyemang, the Minister of Education has urged all candidates to conduct themselves in accordance with the rules and regulations governing the examination.

April 1, 2014 ·
 
2013 WASSCE SHS Rankings- Full List

2013 WASSCE SHS Rankings- Full List

2013 WASSCE SHS Rankings- Full List The WASSCE league table was compiled by the Statistics, Research, Information, Management and Public Relations (SRIMPR) Division of the Ministry of Education. The total number of schools were 716. [Click here to see the full list. If you would like to download the pdf, right-click and select ‘save link as’] 2013 WASSCE- Top Senior […]

March 26, 2014 ·
 
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NACOB Boss: SHS students mix marijuana with shito for their meals

SHS students mix marijuana with shito for their meals The Executive Secretary of the Narcotics control Board says many students at the Senior High School level are mixing Marijuana with shito for their meals. Akrasi Sarpong says the development worries him because it exposes the youth to the use of illicit drugs. Mr. Sarpong has been calling for a national […]

March 11, 2014 ·
 
Senior High School Intake Increases

Senior High School Intake Increases

Senior High School Intake Increases Some senior high schools (SHSs) in the country have increased the number of enrollment for the 2013/2014 academic year. This was partly due to the two batches of final-year students who completed SHS last year, thereby leaving quite an appreciable number of vacancies in the respective schools.

March 5, 2014 ·
 
University of Ghana Suspends Road Tolls

University of Ghana Suspends Road Tolls

University of Ghana Suspends Road Tolls The University of Ghana has suspended collection of road tolls from motorists who use their school roads with immediate effect. The announcement was made by the Vice Chancellor of the school Ernest Professor Aryeetey at a Press Briefing Friday.

February 21, 2014 ·
 
Kweku Baako

Kweku Baako Confesses: As A Ghanaian, I Am Sad

Kweku Baako: As A Ghanaian, I Am Sad Managing Editor of the New Crusading Guide newspaper, Abdul Malik Kweku Baako Jnr says attempts by numerous authorities to prevent University of Ghana (UG) from collecting user charges and the university’s unwillingness to adhere to public outcry is ‘a vote for constitutional lawlessness’.

February 19, 2014 ·