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JHS graduate commits suicide over school choice

A 15-year-old Junior High School (JHS) graduate has committed suicide by hanging at Agona Asafo in the Agona East District of the Central region for not getting his school of choice. Master Isaac Arhin, affectionately called Yaw completed Junior High School(JHS) in Tema and obtained aggregate 20 but the computer selection

Junior Agogo to be cremated

Junior Agogo to be cremated

The funeral service of the former Black Stars player Manuel ‘Junior’ Agogo has been set for September 20, 2019 in the UK where he died. JoyNews has learnt the 40-year old is set to be cremated at a private ceremony at St. Mark’s Church, 114 Hamilton Terrace, London NW8 9UT. There will

Another MTTD police officer killed in Kintampo

Another MTTD police officer killed in Kintampo

An officer with the Motor Transport and Traffic Department (MTTD) of the Ghana Police Service has met his untimely death early Friday. Inspector Foster Ampomah was overrun by a DAF truck with registration number GE 7562-14 after the driver ignored a signal by the officer to stop. The incident occurred at a

Photos: 600 soldiers, police swoop on criminals at Budumburam

police swoop on criminals at Budumburam

A combined team of Military and police personnel has descended on Gomoa Budumburam in an operation to rid the area of criminals. The team comprising about 400 military officers and 200 police officers, swooped down on the Central Region in the Gomoa East District, which has gained notoriety for violent crimes in

Amidu drags A-G to Supreme Court over €47m Waterville judgment debt


Special Prosecutor, Martin Amidu, has dragged the Attorney-General to the Supreme Court on grounds that the department failed to carry out an order to retrieve a €47 million judgement debt paid illegally to Waterville Holding. Attached to the suit he filed as a private citizen is Waterville Holding, a construction firm. Martin

African Green Revolution Forum: New Policy needed

African Green Revolution Forum

During the African Green Revolution Forum 2019, a press conference has taken place. AGRA President Dr Agnes Kalibata appeals to African leaders to improve things with regard to the continent's agriculture and a new policy in the agricultural sector needed. Dr. Kalibata gave a speech on the occasion of this year's African

‘Sexually abused’ househelps deported from Saudi Arabia

Some 22 Ghanaians have been deported from Saudi Arabia with harrowing tales of assault and sexual abuse, the Ghana Immigration Service has revealed. In a statement, the Service said the deportees arrived within the past week and include one male. The Ghanaians were aged between 21 and 38 years and worked in

SHS placement portal opens September 8

SHS placement

Four hundred and ninety thousand (490,000) BECE graduates have qualified to be placed in Senior High School (SHS), Technical and Vocational Schools across the country. The Computerised School Selection and Placement System, CSSPS portal will be opened on Sunday, September, 8 to allow parents and students to find out schools in

Ghana Post outdoors new school placement code for JHS leavers

Ghana Post

The Ghana Post Company has outdoored a new high school placement and examination results checker code for Junior High School (JHS) leavers. Just by dialing *447*160#, any student who has successfully completed the Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) and is awaiting high school placement can get access to his or her