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May 20, 2019

Free SHS Gets GH¢1.7bn In 2019

Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta has stated that a whopping GH¢1.7 billion was committed to the free Senior High School (SHS) programme initiated by President Akufo-Addo in […]
May 17, 2019

Government recruits over 54,000 jobless nurses

The government has recruited over 54,000 nurses, Lab technicians and other health professionals who completed their training in 2016. Speaking at the Meet the Press series in […]
May 17, 2019

Ghana Education Service (GES) denies charging fees to train teachers on new curriculum.

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has denied that it was charging teachers GH¢60 for the training on the New Standard-Based Curriculum for Kindergarten and Primary School teachers. The […]
May 16, 2019

The United Kingdom has given a £20 million grant to the African Research Universities Alliance (ARUA), which is made up of 16 universities.

The universities which will benefit from the grant are expected to investigate some major world challenges such as climate change and resilience, pollution and environmental degradation […]
May 16, 2019

Ghanaian startup recognized as Top African Innovator by U.S Harambe Entrepreneur Alliance

TalentsinAfrica, one of Africa’s fastest-growing skills accelerator and recruitment platforms on a mission to address youth unemployment, has been selected among 20 companies whose founders have […]
May 16, 2019

Ghanaian architect David Adjaye used mud from home country to design the Pavilion at the Venice Art Biennale

Ghana will for the first time leave a mark at the Venice Art Biennale, which opens on May 11. This is because six Ghanaian artists will […]
May 16, 2019

‘We are marching forward with free SHS’ – Akufo-Addo declares

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has urged Ghanaians to disregard attempts by critics to discourage the implementation of the Free Senior High School policy and support […]
May 15, 2019

Focus on demand-driven programmes, Otumfuo tells Ghanaian universities

The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, has asked Ghanaian universities to focus on demand-driven programmes founded on science and technology to make graduates employable and reduce […]
May 15, 2019

Microsoft Set to Launch $100 Million African Development Center

Tech giant, Microsoft announced plans to launch its first development centre in Africa. They plan to invest over $100 million in the next five years for […]