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October 22, 2017 9:07 AM Free SHS is good but limited – Nduom

The 2016 flagbearer of the Progressive People’s Party (PPP), Dr. Papa Kwesi Nduom, has said that the government’s Free Senior High School policy will not help to address the teething challenges in the country’s education sector. According to him, the government must implement the Free Compulsory Universal Basic Education policy as stipulated in the constitution 1

October 21, 2017 5:56 PM Dr. Nduom ‘bows out’ of frontline role in politics

Flagbearer of the Progressive People’s Party (PPP) Dr. Papa Kwesi Nduom may not contest the next presidential election slated for 2020. The three-time presidential hopeful is banking his hope on the younger generation to occupy frontline roles and make it successful. Dr. Nduom who was delivering a speech at the party’s 4th National Convention on Saturday 20

October 21, 2017 12:49 PM Bolga SHS students go on rampage following untimely death of their colleague

Students of the Bolgatanga Senior High School (Big Boss) in the Upper East Region, on Friday went on a rampage around in their school in protest over the death of their colleague. Eliasu Zakari passed at the Bolgatanga Regional Hospital, and his friends and colleagues have blamed his untimely death on their senior housemaster. According to some aggrieved 19

October 21, 2017 10:09 AM GAPTE suspends action against motorists on Aayalolo bus lane

Accra, Oct. 21, GNA – The Greater Accra Passenger Transport Executive (GAPTE) through the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) has temporarily suspended its enforcement of the laws of the Aayalolo traffic bus lane in Accra. The suspension was to pave way for a new Board of Directors to be appointed to give further directives on the traffic policy law of the AMA. The decision 4

October 21, 2017 2:50 AM Africapitalism And Amazing Tony Elumelu

And one of such people is Tony Elumelu, the self appointed champion of AFRICAPITALISM -Afrocentric entrepreneurship aimed at stimulating economic growth towards the elimination of poverty in the continent of Africa. The banker turned entrepreneur through his HEIRS holding-a diversified conglomerate, has in the past three years been leveraging on his philanthropic 3

October 20, 2017 7:08 PM Stakeholders call on Government to focus on Kindergarten Education as well

Bongo (U/E), Oct 20, GNA - Stakeholders drawn from the education sector and civil society organizations have called on Government to prioritize Public School Kindergarten Education to help arrest the decreasing standards of education in the country. The stakeholders made up of the National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT), the Ghana National 2

October 20, 2017 6:06 PM 245 jobless doctors get financial clearance after Citi FM’s ‘intervention’

The Ministry of Finance has finally cleared some 245 doctors after six months of being unemployed. Earlier this week, the commitment of the government to absorbing these doctors, and healthcare in general, was questioned when one of the doctors wrote to Citi FM conveying the frustration of the jobless doctors who appear ready to serve the country 1

October 20, 2017 7:17 AM Agotime-Ziope District DCE Makes News Headlines

The District Chief Executive of the Agotime-Ziope District in the Volta Region, Mr. David Dickson Dzokpe, is likely to be casualty in the Akufo-Addo administration because of the his perceived leadership style which is allegedly causing so much discomfort to his ‘subjects’. Just five months in office and the gentleman has been accused by his close allies 8

October 20, 2017 4:25 AM President inaugurates Commission of Enquiry for creation of regions

Accra, Oct. 19, GNA - President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Thursday inaugurated a nine-member Commission of Enquiry to examine the petitions for the creation of new regions and make recommendations to government to that effect. The Commission, constituted under Article 5 of the 1992 Constitution, will inquire into the need and demands for the creation 5

October 20, 2017 3:42 AM Liberia’s controversial school reforms divide the nation a year on

On a weekday morning in Cecelia Dunbar school, a bumpy hour’s drive from Liberia’s capital, a group of seven-year-olds concentrate on their maths lesson, seated at individual wooden desks. Children at schools like Cecelia Dunbar read and count at a level improved by 60 percent from a year ago — proof, according to the government and private education 2