Takoradi Technical University Graduates reject certificate

Takoradi Technical University Graduates reject certificate 1

Some students of the Takoradi Technical University (TTU) have rejected the Bachelor of Technology in Mechanical Engineering certificates issued to them by the university upon completion of the programme in 2020. They argued that before they enrolled for the course in August 2018, the authorities of TTU told them it had not secured an accreditation … Read more

Africa Education Watch commends GES for probe into alleged food diversion in some SHSs

Africa Education Watch commends GES for probe into alleged food diversion in some SHSs 2

Education think tank, Africa Education Watch has commended the Ghana Education Service and the Criminal Investigations Department of the Ghana Police Service for their efforts in probing some 53 Senior High Schools in the food for cash scandal. According to the think tank, various reports including the Auditor General’s report had given pieces of information … Read more

Free SHS has come to stay – Education Minister

Free SHS has come to stay – Education Minister 8

The Minister for Education, Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwum, has assured all Ghanaians that the Free Senior High School (FSHS) initiative introduced by the Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo government has come to stay. He explained that the introduction of the FSHS initiative is to ensure equity, improve accessibility, and also ease the burden of parents so … Read more

Ramadan: Wesley Girls directed to allow students fast

Ramadan: Wesley Girls directed to allow students fast 11

Wesley Girls Senior High School has been directed by the Ghana Education Service (GES) to allow any student who wishes to fast as per religious obligation to do so. Nonetheless, parents of any such students have been directed to write to the School – and any other school for such students for that matter – pledging to … Read more

GES releases reopening and vacation dates for SHS

GES releases reopening and vacation dates for SHS 14

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has released new reopening and vacation dates for all senior high schools. In a press release, the Service stated that it has adjusted the academic calendar for the 2021 academic year while urging school authorities to communicate the new dates to staff, students and parents to plan accordingly. Form 3 … Read more