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Prof. Gyampo implicated in BBC’s ‘Sex For Grades’ exposé

Prof. Gyampo

A popular Lecturer at the Political Science Department of the University of Ghana, Prof Ransford Gyampo, has been caught on camera in the BBC Africa Eye’s “sex for grades” investigations. In the viral video, the Head of European Studies at the country’s premier university is seen requesting to marry a female undercover

Springfield Oil set to begin historic drilling on West Cape Three Points block

Indigenous oil firm Springfield will begin historic oil drilling in its Deep Water West Cape Three Points Block 2 in the Western Region from Monday. The company is going ahead after drillship Stena Forth berthed on the country’s waters last Friday. Springfield could be making another history if after the drilling it declares discovery in commercial quantities and

Video: ‘Sex for grades’: Undercover in West African universities

Sex for grades

Academic institutions in West Africa have increasingly been facing allegations of sexual harassment by lecturers. This type of abuse is said to be endemic, but it’s almost never proven. After gathering dozens of testimonies, BBC Africa Eye sent undercover journalists posing as students inside the University of Lagos and the University

Gov’t to construct $750m dam to forestall Bagre Dam spillage

dam to forestall Bagre Dam spillage

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia says President Akufo-Addo would cut sod for the construction of a Pwalugu Dam in the Upper East Region by November to check the perennial spillage of the Bagre dam. Spillage of the dam occasioned by Burkinabe authorities over the years has inflicted substantial destruction to farmlands