Friday , October 30 2020

Education

GHANA’S EDUCATION IN A MESS

In recent times, the educational system in Ghana is recording a tremendous increase in the number of basic schools in the country. As the years go by, more basic schools are being established in our various societies. This is supposed to be a very good development in the country. Because …

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BECE CANDIDATE WETS HERSELF AT THE EXAMINATION HALL

In the Sawla-Tuna Kalba District of the Savanna Region, a female pupil of Kulmasa D/A Junior High School who is sitting for the 2019 Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) wet herself after being denied severally to use the washroom. During the Religious and Moral Education Paper 2 which was written …

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HEADTEACHER ARRESTED TO REGISTERING FOREIGNERS AS GHANAIAN STUDENTS TO PARTAKE IN 2019 BECE

The 2019 Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) begun today June, 10, across the country. According to the reports, over 500,000 students from 16,871 schools are writing the exams. Out of the 517,332 candidates, 263,616 are males 153,716 are females. The head teacher’s name given as Mr. Mawuli, registered the foreigners …

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CONTROVERSY HITS UP AT B.E.C.E CENTERS

The commencement of the B.E.C.E in the western region, specifically Takoradi was not on a good note yesterday. Students going to write the exams were much stranded together with their teachers. The examination papers were not delivered to some centers on time which delayed the beginning of the exams, some …

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CAN SWALLOWING SEMEN DURING A ‘BLOW JOB BE HARMFUL TO ONE’S HEALTH??

People have been wondering if semen swallowed during blow job can cause any problems to the human health. Some even ask whether a female can get pregnant if they swallow the semen during oral sex. The fact is that NO! Nothing of that sort can happen when a female swallows …

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THE NUGS PRESIDENT APPEALS FOR APPROACHES IN DEALING WITH TOBACCO USE AMONG STUDENTS IN GHANA

The President of the National Union of Ghana Students called for an approach in the fight against shisha . .This event took place on the “No Tobacco Day”3rd June 2019. The program was under the theme “Tobacco and Lung Health.” During the program  Mr. Tinkaro Asare Osei  cited the statistics …

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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 …

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GNUTS PETITIONS GOVERNMENT OVER TAMALE TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY GC

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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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