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KNUST disowns ‘controversial’ statue of Otumfuo

The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) Asantehene) has distanced itself from the controversial statue of Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II who is also Chancellor of the University. The statue which was unveiled last week at the Kejetia Lorry terminal sparked public displeasure with some taking to social media


GNUTS Petition Over Tamale Technical University

The Ghana National Union of Technical Students have petitioned the ministry of education over the formation of the Governing Council of the Tamale Technical University. According to the union the delay of the formation of the council is retarding the smooth running of the University which has had an adverse effect

Introduction of new school uniforms ill-advised – AFAG

Introduction of new school uniforms ill-advised – AFAG

Pressure group, Alliance for Accountable Governance (AFAG) is surprised about government’s decision to introduce a new uniform for public junior high schools. AFAG in a statement also questioned the rationale for the decision and described it as ill-informed. According to AFAG, government must instead focus on providing infrastructure for schools and finding innovative

2019 WASSCE begins today, candidates to be verified to curb impersonation

The 2019 edition of the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) begins today. Final year Senior High School (SHS) students are expected to take part in the exams in various centers across the country. The examination is commencing with Basketry 3 project work. Per the the timetable, the first core paper which

Breaking News: KNUST Vice-Chancellor ‘asked to step aside’


Embattled Vice-Chancellor of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology Prof. Obiri Danso has been asked to step aside following violent protests last week Monday. The National Council for Tertiary Education has informed the Vice-Chancellor to make way for the interim governing council to take over the administration of the

Akufo Addo Abandons Mahama’s School at Diaso

Diaso SHS abandoned

One of the Community Day Senior High Schools built by Former President Mahama at Diaso has been abandoned by Nana Akufo Addo and the NPP government. The situation has resulted in the denial of education for persons residing within the area. It is not understandable why a government that has resorted to a

KNUST closed down indefinitely, curfew imposed on school

Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology

The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology(KNUST) has been closed down indefinitely, following violent protests on Monday. The decision was taken after a meeting between school authorities and the Ashanti Regional Security Council. Announcing the decision, the Ashanti regional minister, Simon Osei Mensah indicated also that a curfew has been imposed