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Increase of Internet Usage in Ghana And Its Implications

Increase of Internet Usage in Ghana And Its Implications

Internet users are referred to as people with access to the worldwide network. The internet today is a tool used by both businesses as well as individuals to stay connected, share information, collect data, update customers on changes in products and services and so much more.

September 20, 2013 ·
 
2013 BECE- WAEC Withholds 113 Schools’ Results

2013 BECE- WAEC Withholds 113 Schools’ Results

2013 BECE- WAEC Withholds 113 Schools’ Results The entire results of all candidates from 113 schools across the country who wrote the Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) have been withheld by the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) pending conclusive investigation into various examination irregularities. The WAEC has also withheld the entire results of more than a thousand individual candidates from […]

September 12, 2013 ·
 
TEWU Threatens Strike On Monday

TEWU Threatens Strike On Monday

TEWU Threatens Strike On Monday The Teachers and Education Workers Union (TEWU) in all 6 public Universities across the country are threatening to embark on an indefinite strike on Monday. According to TEWU, the Fair Wages and Salaries Commission have failed to address discrepancies in their salaries following their migration onto the Single Spine Salary Structure.

September 8, 2013 ·
 
WAEC

WAEC Releases Withheld 2013 WASSCE Results

WAEC Releases Withheld 2013 WASSCE Results Senior High Schools (SHS) which had their West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) results withheld on grounds of examination malpractices will begin receiving their results this week. Rev. Simon Asige, director for Secondary Education at the Ghana Education Service (GES) said investigations into the allegations of examination irregularities of the 77 affected schools […]

September 6, 2013 ·
 
Vice Chancellor of the University of Ghana, Professor Ernest Aryeetey

Prof. Aryeetey Assures: Public Universities Won’t Be Closed Down

Prof. Aryeetey Assures: Public Universities Won’t Be Closed Down The Vice Chancellor of the University of Ghana, Professor Ernest Aryeetey has assured students of the various public universities that their institutions would not be shut down due the strike by lecturers. Public University students are stranded on their campuses as the deadline for the closure of their schools nears. University […]

August 27, 2013 ·
 
Construction of 200 SHS To Begin This Year

Construction of 200 SHS To Begin This Year

Construction of 200 SHS To Begin This Year. Government has announced that it will begin the construction of the 200 Senior High Schools which the governing National Democratic Congress (NDC) promised during the campaign for the 2012 elections this year. A Deputy Minister of Information and Media Relations Minister, Murtala Mohammed revealed that the President has given the approval for […]

August 23, 2013 ·
 
The main entrance of the Akuse Methodist Senior High Technical School

Missing SHS Student Found Dead At Akuse

Missing SHS Student Found Dead At Akuse A form one student of the Akuse Methodist Senior High Technical School (AMEST), Veronica Delali Zormelo, who went missing a couple of weeks ago, has reportedly been found dead behind her school’s walls last Friday, August 16, 2013. The story about her sudden disappearance from the school, according to a source, had been […]

August 20, 2013 ·
 
Ahmadiyya Tattoo Girls Back To School

Ahmadiyya Tattoo Girls Back To School

Ahmadiyya Tattoo Girls Back To School Twelve students of the T.I. Ahmadiyya Senior High School (SHS) at Fomena in the Adansi North District of the Ashanti Region, who were sent home last week to clean tattoos they had on their bodies, have returned to school. The 12, all girls, were allegedly found to have had their names of their boyfriends […]

August 20, 2013 ·
 
20 Ahmadiyya SHS Girls Sacked For Sporting Tattoos On Breasts

20 Ahmadiyya SHS Girls Sacked For Sporting Tattoos On Breasts

20 Ahmadiyya SHS Girls Sacked For Sporting Tattoos On Breasts XYZ News has gathered that more than 20 girls of Fomena T.I. Ahmadiyya Senior High School in the Ashanti region were recently sent home by the school authorities, for sporting tattoos. Some of the girls, according to Headmistress Zainab Adams, had their tattoos painted on their pubis while others etched […]

August 18, 2013 ·
 
FUSSAG Declares Nationwide Strike

FUSSAG Declares Nationwide Strike

FUSSAG Declares Nationwide Strike The National Executive Council of the Federation of Universities Senior Staff Associations of Ghana (FUSSAG) have declared a nationwide strike across all the public universities in the country with effect from Monday, 19th August, 2013. The decision was taken during an emergency national executive council meeting of the Federation of Universities Senior Staff Association of Ghana […]

August 15, 2013 ·
 
WAEC Releases 2013 WASSCE Results

WAEC Releases 2013 WASSCE Results

WAEC: 2013 WASSCE Results Out The West African Examinations Council (WASSCE) has released provisional results of 391,420 out of the 409,759 candidates that wrote this year’s May/June West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). The results, it said, would be dispatched to schools in due course. A statement signed by the Principal Public Affairs Officer of WAEC, Mrs Agnes Teye-Cudjoe, […]

August 9, 2013 ·
 
Aerial view of the University of Ghana, Legon

Public Universities To Increase Intake

Public Universities To Increase Intake Public Universities across the country have agreed to increase their student intake for the 2013/2014 academic year. This was the outcome of Thursday’s meeting between the President and Chairman of the Universities Councils and past and present Vice Chancellors.

August 2, 2013 ·