Friday , October 30 2020

Education

LEARNING TO READ AND READING TO LEARN INITIATIVE: THE REBECCA FOUNDATION DONATES TO K.K.M.A BASIC SCHOOL

Read To Lead Initiative

The Rebecca Foundation, headed by the First Lady of Ghana Mrs. Rebecca Akufo-Addo has distributed books and assorted items to students of the KKMA Basic school in the Kpone Katamanso Municipality of the Greater Accra region. The thoughtful gesture by First Lady included the distribution of items such as books, …

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

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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 …

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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 …

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Public opinion, social media cannot remove Prof Obiri Danso – Management defends VC

KNUST Vice Chancelor

The Vice-Chancellor (VC) of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has hit back at those calling for his resignation following the riot on the school’s campus on Monday. This was through a statement from the Public Relations Officer of the University which indicates that Prof Obiri Danso …

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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 …

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NO MORE DELAYS IN SUPPLY OF BRAILLE TEXTBOOKS TO VISUALLY IMPAIRED- FIRST LADY

First Lady of Ghana

 The timely intervention of the First Lady of the Republic, Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo has brought to an end the usual delays in the supply of braille textbooks and other learning materials for the visually impaired. The inadequate supply of braille textbooks that has plagued the teaching and learning of persons …

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THE READING HUB ADOPTS MORE KIDS

Harriet Woode

The Reading Hub a non-profit organization with the solemn aim of making reading a subject of interest to all Ghanaian children have adopted more children within the Gomoa East district in the central region. Volunteers who are part of the team spend their weekends taking children through reading lessons for …

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KNUST appoints first female Pro-Vice Chancellor

rita akosua dickson

The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology KNUST has appointed Prof. Mrs. Rita Akosua Dickson as Pro-Vice Chancellor. She is the first female to occupy that position and was appointed by the Council of the University at its 250th Meeting held on Thursday, September 27, 2018. Until her appointment Prof. …

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Halt Allowances To Teachers And Nurses Trainees, Invest In TVET – Professor Adei

TVET

Government has been called to stop giving allowances to both nurses and teacher trainees and invest such funds in Technical and Vocational Education Training (TVET). Professor Stephen Adei, Former Rector of the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), said “it is time to put the required emphasis on …

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Akufo-Addo Announces $500 Million For Educational Infrastructure

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The Ghana Education Trust Fund (GETFund) has secured a US$500 million facility to aid the construction of new school structures, renovation and expansion of facilities in existing educational institutions, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has announced. That, he said, was going to enhance the double-track system and boost enrolment under …

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