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March 22, 2018 3:04 PM Lancaster University Ghana appoints new Provost

Lancaster University Ghana has announced the appointment of Professor Anthony Jarvis as its new Provost and Chief Academic Officer. Professor Anthony Paul Jarvis holds an Honours degree in History and Political Science from Monash University in Melbourne Australia, and a D.Phil. from Oxford University, England, and is now responsible for the academic 14

March 8, 2018 3:10 PM KETASCO gets award schemes for mathematics and economics students

An old student of Keta Senior High School (KETASCO) Martin Ankrah, has launched an awards scheme aimed at rewarding and encouraging the school’s best students in Mathematics and Economics. Presenting the “Martin Ankrah Awards Scheme” to the school’s Headmaster, Mr. Ankrah said “an awards scheme such as this creates healthy competition among students 19

February 4, 2018 7:19 AM 12-year-old debutant wins 2018 National Spelling Bee

A 12-year-old first-time contestant from the Ashanti Regional capital Kumasi, rose above 196 others to emerge as the winner of the 2018 National Spelling Bee held at the Accra Digital Centre yesterday [Saturday]. The winner, Shifa Amankwah-Gabbey from Nagie’s Angels Educational Centre burst into tears upon the realisation she had correctly spelt the championship 100

January 9, 2018 3:00 PM GRASAG issues 1-week ultimatum to gov’t over unpaid grants

The Graduate Students Association of Ghana [GRASAG], has given the government and Scholarship Secretariat up to Monday, January 15, 2018, to effect payment for their 2016/2017 bursary and thesis grants. According to the Association, the Secretariat’s attempt to change the mode of payment after application for the grants have been made, will only further 28

October 31, 2017 7:16 AM Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan stresses on the need to foster economic ties with Africa

New Delhi, Oct 31 (KNN) Union Minister for Skill development and Entrepreneurship Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday addressed the African nations at the inaugural ceremony of India Africa Knowledge Exchange Mission ,organized by Ministry of Skills Development and Entrepreneurship and World Bank. The exchange mission aims to foster the economic ties with African 23

October 30, 2017 1:32 PM 8 law students in Ghana get scholarship from Lebanese community

The Lebanese community in Ghana has awarded scholarships to eight entrants of the Ghana School of Law. This is a part of a scholarship programme that is being run by the community to promote Ghana’s development agenda through investments in the nation’s human resource base. At a ceremony to present the scholarships, the Lebanese Ambassador to Ghana 13

October 28, 2017 8:42 AM Joshua Alabi calls for transparency in the award of govt scholarships

The former Vice-Chancellor of the University of Professional Studies, Accra, (UPSA), Prof Joshua Alabi has called for community-based participation in the award of government scholarships, so as to help target and support the education of brilliant but needy students in deprived farming communities. He is of the view that such community participation 24

October 25, 2017 6:35 AM Stranded students in Russia cry to gov't

About 230 students under a scholarship program in Russia say government has failed to pay their allowances for over 10 months now. Troubling pictures cited by YEN.com.gh show the thorny conditions these young students have had to endure during their stay in the cold, harsh weather of Russia. According to these stranded students, they are unable to meet up with the standard 15

October 25, 2017 2:36 AM Confucius Institute at the University of Ghana launches cultural exchange Centre

Source: Richard Kwadjo Nyarko | Central Region The Confucius Institute at the University of Ghana has launched a cultural exchange centre at the Fortune City in Accra to deepen the relationship between Ghana and China. The centre is expected to run programs that include the teaching of Chinese Language profiency, Business Chinese, Tea Culture, and Chinese 5

October 24, 2017 5:50 AM Algeria awards 40 tertiary level scholarships to Ghanaians

The Algerian Government has awarded a quota of 40 undergraduate scholarships in various disciplines to Ghanaian students to study in selected Algerian Universities for the 2017/2018 Academic year. This year’s quota comprised of nine additional scholarships compared to last year’s offer. The grant package covers payment of accommodation, tuition and feeding 24