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GIMPA Greenhill Campus admits over 1,400 students

Accra, Oct 13, GNA – The Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), Greenhill Campus over the weekend admitted 1,492 students for the 2019/2020 academic year. The matriculants were made up of 453 graduate students and 1,037 undergraduate students. In addition, the three GIMPA satellite campuses also admitted a total of 183 students for […]

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UENR and German University review successful cooperation

Sunyani, Oct. 12, GNA – The University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR) in Sunyani and the University of Applied Forest Sciences (HFR) in Rottenburg, Germany, has held a review meeting on successful cooperation of various projects and research activities. The cooperation has been in existence since 2014 and one of the projects, founded by […]

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AfriKids Ghana mainstreams 55 street children into formal education

Bolgatanga, Oct. 6, GNA – AfriKids Ghana, a child rights Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), through its ‘School of Night Rabbits’ project, has successfully mainstreamed 55 street children in the Bolgatanga Municipality into the formal education system.The children went through nine months intensive complementary numeracy and literacy tuition, from January to September, 2019. Ten other street children […]

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GTUC matriculates over 1,400 freshmen

Accra, Oct. 6, GNA – The Ghana Technology University College (GTUC), Accra Campus, has held its 25th matriculation ceremony in Accra, during which 1,426 freshmen were formally admitted for the September intake of the 2019/2020 academic year.The new entrants, who were made of 1,138 males and 288 females, would be pursuing various degree and diploma […]

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UPSA admits over 5,000 freshmen

Accra, Oct. 6, GNA – The University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA) over the weekend matriculated 5, 957 freshmen to pursue various degree, professional and diploma programmes for the 2019/2020 academic year.The number of new entrants, which is the highest ever in the history of the University is made of 80 professional programmes’ students, 1, […]

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Vice President presents the Most Outstanding Teacher Prize Award for 2019

Kumasi, Oct.6, GNA -Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia on Saturday presented the 2019 Most Outstanding Teacher Prize Award to Ms Sabina Dosu of St. Dominic’s R/C Junior High School in the Denkyembour District of the Eastern Region.For her prize, she received a cheque of GHC 180,000 for the construction of a three-bedroom house and other […]

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Ghana School of Law is to be expanded

Accra, Oct 4, GNA- The Ghana School of Law is to be expanded in order to increase admissions, the Chief Justice Sophia A.B.Akuffo has said. The Chief Justice said the expansion would be captured in the 2020 budget to be presented in Parliament. Speaking at the enrollment of 305 newly trained lawyers at the auditorium […]

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Minority ready to resist CSE policy

Accra, Oct. 04, GNA – Mr Haruna Iddrisu, the Minority Leader, on Friday said the National Democratic Congress (NDC) would fight any attempt to introduce the Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) in basic schools.    At a press conference at the Parliament House, Mr Iddrisu said the CSE was being championed by the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual […]

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GLC will continue to crack the whip on lawyers’ infractions- Chief Justice

Accra, Oct 4, GNA – The Chief Justice Sophia Abena Boafoa Akuffo says the General Legal Council (GLC) would not close its eyes on any infractions of any lawyer.      According to her, the Council would continue to crack the whip in order to maintain the legal standards in the country.      Ms […]

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GPCC calls for total abrogation of CSE for basic schools

Accra, Oct. 03, GNA – The Ghana Pentecostal and Charismatic Council (GPCC) has called for the total abrogation of plans to introduce the Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) into the Basic Schools’ Curriculum in the next academic year.      “We reject absolutely the inclusion of CSE in any form or name in our school curriculum […]