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GIJ calls off graduation again

Posted: September 20, 2017 at 10:32 am   /   Editor's Choice, Education, Media

The Ghana Institute of Journalism has for the second time this month postponed its highly publicised graduation ceremony. The ceremony was earlier billed for September 8, 2017, and subsequently moved to 22nd of the month but has now been called off indefinitely. A notice announcing the cancellation Tuesday said: “The 11th congregation ceremony scheduled for […]

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We know Free SHS won’t be cheap; we’re ready to fund it – Bawumia

Posted: September 20, 2017 at 10:24 am   /   Editor's Choice, Education, Politics

The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has maintained that the government is ready to spend a billion of cedis to sustain its flagship programme – Free SHS Policy. About 486 million cedis has been earmarked to fund the initial stage of the policy which began this year. An estimated 420,000 students entering Senior High School […]

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NO EXCUSE TO DROP OUT OF SCHOOL AGAIN

Posted: September 18, 2017 at 5:27 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Education, Featured, Politics

A deputy Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Export Promotion, Authority Mr Akilu Sayibu, has appealled to the youth to take advantage of the free senior high school education introduced by government under President Akufo Addo to make them productive in future. The deputy CEO made this admonition when he addressed some youth groups at […]

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Accra Girls SHS denies turning away Rasta girl

Posted: September 18, 2017 at 11:31 am   /   Editor's Choice, Education

The School management at the Accra Girls Senior High School has rejected media claims that it has refused admission to first year student with dreadlocks. According to Myjoyonline.com the student in question has gone through the admission process and has started classes. “No one has denied his daughter admission; no one. We [AGISS] gave the […]

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Accra Girls Denies Admission To Girl With Dreadlocks

Posted: September 18, 2017 at 10:57 am   /   Editor's Choice, Education

A parent seeking a admission for his ward at the Accra Girls Senior High School has been denied because she had dreadlocks. According to the father, his daughter is a Rastafarian and it is against their religion to cut off the locks. The distraught father, name withheld, said efforts to explain issues to school authorities […]

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Before Breakfast Lessons ✍☕☕

Posted: September 18, 2017 at 10:29 am   /   Articles, Education, LifeStyle

Monday, September 18, 2017 We are welcome to the lessons for this week. My gratitude goes to everyone who has made any contribution towards the efficient broadcast of the lessons. Like our page on Facebook: Before Breakfast Lessons https://www.facebook.com/beforebreakfastlesson/ Lesson 221 **** ❇ Confusing words Eternal and Internal But for the seeming closeness in the […]

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Free SHS is a good policy – Inusah Fuseini

Posted: September 14, 2017 at 12:19 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Education, Opinion, Politics

Inusah Fuseini, Member of Parliament for Tamale Central and the former Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, has said the Free Senior High School (SHS) policy of the Akufo-Addo-led government is a good policy. According to him, the President has adopted a ‘radical approach’ with the introduction of the policy that is aimed at giving […]

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Government Releases GHC10,000,000.00 To Settle School Feeding Debt

Posted: September 14, 2017 at 11:27 am   /   Editor's Choice, Education, Politics

Madam Otiko Afisa Djaba, the Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection (MoGCSP), has disclosed that government has released an amount of GHC10,000,000.00 towards the settlement of outstanding debts of the Ghana School Feeding Programme (GSFP). However, the National Secretariat of the GSFP is working on the reconciliation of the transactions executed within the last […]

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Before Breakfast Lessons ✍☕☕

Posted: September 14, 2017 at 11:19 am   /   Articles, Education, LifeStyle

Thursday, September 14, 2017 Like our page on Facebook: Before Breakfast Lessons https://www.facebook.com/beforebreakfastlesson/ Lesson 220 **** ❇ Confusing words Log in and Sign up The phrasal verb log in or log on or sign in means to connect a computer to a computer system by typing your name, so that you can start working. When […]

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How a Ghanaian used Photoshop to create fake PhD awards

Posted: September 13, 2017 at 11:57 am   /   Editor's Choice, Education, Technology

A 28-year-old Ghanaian ‘scholar’ and former student of the University of Cape Coast (UCC) who was last week in the news for achieving academic laurels from the University of Amsterdam, has been exposed as it turned out that all the 5 awards he claimed to have won were all fake. Sebastian Roy Osumanu claimed to […]

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