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Final year UDS student commits suicide over poor examination results

Posted: January 31, 2019 at 11:34 am   /   Editor's Choice, Education

A final year student of the University for Development Studies (UDS), Wa Campus has committed suicide at Wa, the Upper West Regional capital has confirmed. Enoch Akondor believed to be in his late 20s who is pursuing a BSC in Development Planning took his own life after it turned out that he had trailed […]

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New Year School participants vote for MMDCEs election

Posted: January 20, 2019 at 9:11 am   /   Editor's Choice, Education

Accra, Jan. 18, GNA – Participants of this year’s Annual New Year School and Conference have voted massively in support of the election of Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs). The election christened ‘Mock Referendum’, gave participants the opportunity to vote on the subject “Do you support the election of MMDCEs”-Yes or No, ahead […]

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Supreme Court dismisses Avoke’s reinstatement request

Posted: January 16, 2019 at 11:53 am   /   Editor's Choice, Education

The Supreme Court has dismissed a suit by former Vice Chancellor of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW), Professor Mawutor Avoke, in a controversial case in which he was seeking an order to compel the University to reinstate him. Professor Avoke went back to the apex court to seek an order for reinstatement, because the […]

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Ponzi scheme

Posted: January 12, 2019 at 12:12 pm   /   Articles, Editor's Choice, Education

“illegal Practice” A Ponzi scheme (also a Ponzi game) is a form of fraud in which a purported businessman lures investors and pays profits to earlier investors using funds obtained from newer investors.Investors may be led to believe that the profits are coming from product sales, or other means, and remain unaware that other investors […]

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MPs shouldn’t be ministers – GIMPA Rector advocates

Posted: January 8, 2019 at 1:27 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Education, Politics

The Rector of Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA) has advocated that contrary to the current provision in the constitution, Members of Parliament (MP) should not be appointed ministers. Prof. Philip Ebow Bondzi-Simpson speaking at the maiden Constitution Day lecture said burdening one person with the responsibility of handling these two keys positions […]

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Ministry of Information holds maiden Constitution Day Public Lecture

Posted: January 3, 2019 at 8:35 am   /   Editor's Choice, Education, Politics

The Ministry of Information will hold the maiden Constitution Day Public Lecture on Monday January 7 as part of the first celebration of Constitution Day. The Day is in recognition of the commencement of the 4th Republican constitutional dispensation on January 7, 1993. It is also set aside to acknowledge the country’s collective efforts at […]

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MTN donates special bed to the tallest student in SWESBUS

Posted: December 22, 2018 at 11:02 am   /   Editor's Choice, Education

The biggest telecommunications giant in Ghana, MTN, has donated a special bed and a mono desk to the most tallest student ever admitted to the Swedru School of Business (SWESBUS). The donation is in connection with a publication by the Daily graphic on the difficulties, Ebenezer Mensah goes through in accessing his bed and desk. […]

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Fachi ‘Little Flower’ School Complex celebrates 25th anniversary

Posted: December 22, 2018 at 10:57 am   /   Editor's Choice, Education

The Fachi ‘Little Flower’ School Complex, a private basic school in Tamale on Thursday celebrated its 25th anniversary with a call on parents and stakeholders to help provide enough funds to support orphans in the School. Mr Charles K. Nyabu, the Manager of the School, said the School, since its establishment in 1993 had instituted […]

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100 SHSs to have farms next year under National Service Scheme

Posted: December 20, 2018 at 8:04 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Education, Food & Drinks, Politics

The National Service Scheme (NSS) Secretariat is to roll out a programme that seeks to establish farms in 100 senior high schools (SHSs) next year. The initiative, which is being implemented in collaboration with the Ghana Education Service (GES) and the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA), is part of the Planting for Food and […]

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I have not engaged in malfeasance – Suspended school feeding boss fires back

Posted: December 17, 2018 at 9:22 am   /   Editor's Choice, Education, Politics

The suspended National Coordinator of the Ghana School Feeding Programme, Dr Kwame Adu-Nsiah, has denied allegations he paid monies to caterers who have not been assigned to any school by the outfit. In a press release issued in Accra on Monday, December 17, Dr Adu-Nsiah stated, “I have not engaged directly or indirectly in any […]

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