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  • Transparent Auditing To Reduce Economic Losses – Senior Minister

    August 12, 2017 9:20 PM 2

    Senior Minister, Yaw Osafo Maafo has charged internal auditors to exhibit transparency and efficiency in their line of duty. He has also admonished them to hold public officials who are found culpable in shady deals accountable. Mr. Maafo believes this will propel the needed progress of the public sector. “Our resources are not enough concerning the huge development

  • Oil money will be used to fund free SHS – President

    August 12, 2017 4:52 PM 1

    President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has stated that the proceeds from the Ghana’s oil would be channeled into the funding of the Free Senior High School (SHS) Programme when it takes off next academic year. He stated that so long as he remained as the President, funds from the oil production would not be allowed go into few individual pockets, while

  • Accept postings to rural communities

    August 12, 2017 4:52 PM 2

    President Nana Akufo-Addo has urged newly qualified doctors who are posted to rural communities to undertake their housemanship not to see it as a form of punishment. He said “the early Ghanaian doctors of legend, the pioneers who built the medical profession, such as Charles Easmon, Silas Dodoo, Cornelius Quarcoopome and Felix Konotey-Ahulu, amongst

  • NCCE to embark on nationwide education on Local Governance Act

    August 12, 2017 4:34 PM 3

    The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) is to embark on nationwide exercise to sensitise citizens on the new Local Governance Act 936. Dr Eric Osae, a Dean at the Institute of Local Government Studies, said the public education was necessary so the populace would keep abreast with provisions in the Act. He was speaking at a sensitization forum

  • Don’t see rural postings as punishment – Nana Addo to doctors

    August 12, 2017 3:09 PM 1

    President Nana Akufo-Addo has admonished young doctors to accept postings in rural communities in the country. He said they shouldn’t see that as a punishment but a way of contributing their quota to the development of Ghana. Ghana’s doctor to patient ratio currently stands at one doctor to 8,000 patients a situation the president described as “woefully

  • Major Mahama's wife bags GHC27K

    August 12, 2017 12:31 PM 3

    Family Support Major Mahama's wife bags GHC27K The fund, raised through Gofundme.com was spearheaded by Agbeko Kumordzie. It was launched after the death of Major Mahama to raise money to support the bereaved family. The gofundme was among several "Appeal for funds" initiatives that was launched to raise money for the family of Major Mahama after his death

  • Major Mahama’s Widow Presented With Check Of Ghc 27,770

    August 12, 2017 12:31 PM 3

    A GoFundMe campaign to raise money for the family of the late Major Maxwell Mahama yielded over Ghc 27,000 – which has now been presented to the late soldier’s widow. One Prof. Kumordzie, who led the campaign, presented the final sum of Ghc 27,700 to Barbara Mahama. “First, let me thank the following individuals who encouraged me to set up the Go fund me. Eugene

  • We’ll use oil cash to fund free SHS – Nana Addo

    August 12, 2017 12:27 PM 4

    President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has stated that Ghana’s oil revenue will be used to fund the Free Senior High School (SHS) program when it takes off next academic year. He stated that so long as he remained as the President, funds from the oil production would not go into few individual pockets, but it will be used to finance the educational policy

  • Revise retirement age of university lecturers

    August 12, 2017 12:07 PM 4

    The Chancellor of the University of Cape Coast (UCC) has called for a revision of the retirement age of university lecturers to enable the country benefit more from them. Dr. Sam Esson Jonah says at age 60, lecturers reach the apex of academic maturity but are forced to retire. He said the situation makes public universities lose such brains to the private

  • Cyber crime, occultism rising in tertiary institutions

    August 12, 2017 10:07 AM 4

    Source: Ghana I Nhyira FM I Awuku Malik The use of the internet for extortion, dating scams, and other social vices by students is engaging the attention of authorities at tertiary institutions. The principal of University of Education College of Agriculture Education says the situation is getting out of hand. Reverend Professor Anthony Afful-Broni was speaking