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Four arrested over missing KUMACA guns

Four persons including a storekeeper at the Kumasi Academy SHS (KUMACA) have been arrested by the Asokore Mampong police over missing weapons in the school. Two short guns and a pump action gun owned by the school were reported missing…

Hayford Siaw begins work as GhLA boss

The Ghana Library Authority (GhLA) welcomes its new Ag. Chief Executive, Hayford Siaw, who officially assumed his new role on 8th January 2018. Mr. Siaw steps into the hot seat signalling a time of profound change for the organization. His…

UMaT to be named after UGCC’s Paa Grant

The University of Mines and Technology (UMaT) in Tarkwa is to  be named after a founding father of the United Gold Coast Convention (UGCC) Alfred George Paa Grant, President Akufo-Addo has disclosed. The President made the disclosure…

Free SHS is not free – Kpessa Whyte

A former Executive Director of the National Service Scheme (NSS) Dr Michael Kpessa Whyte has dismissed government’s assertion that Senior High School education is actually free. The Akufo-Addo government launched its flagship Free SHS…

GES replaces Rev. Bettey

The Ghana Education Service has appointed Ms. Cassandra Twum Ampofo as new head of public relations. She replaces Rev. Jonathan Bettey who was removed from the post for allegedly forging his promotion letter. Ms. Ampofo, is a…

River gods forbid girls from school

Girls in communities in the Upper Denkyira East municipality in the Central Region who travel across the Offin River to attend school on the other side of the river are forbidden to cross the river on Tuesdays. They are also not allowed…