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Court orders WAEC to pay Ghc100,000 for cancelling BECE results

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC), says it will appeal against a ruling by an Accra High Court ordering it to pay GHC 100,000 in compensation to some Twenty (20) former students of the Teshie based A-Z Preparatory and Junior High School whose papers were cancelled after the 2017 Basic …

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KNUST student designs ‘single’ phase traffic light

Days of dysfunctional traffic lights could soon be over, with the designing of a ‘single phase’ system by a student of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology. Final year Physics student, Bruce Christopher Konu has built a traffic light that gives off all three colour signals of red, yellow …

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Sustain free SHS with more day schools, not boarding – Patrick Awuah

President of Ashesi University, Patrick Awuah, believes that one of the best ways to sustain the government’s Free Senior High School programme is to focus on having more day schools instead of the boarding system. Speaking on Citi TV’s current affairs program, the Point of View, Mr. Awuah said:”I think the boarding schools are …

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Koft SHTS teaches Armed forces Awusco whos boss

Koforidua Secondary Technical School overturned an Armed Forces STS lead to win their preliminary contest in grand style. They were down after the first round but after the young ‘soldiers’ let their victory slip away in the second they closely trailed the Eastern region based contenders for the rest of the game. Although the contest …

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NMSQ2018: First timers from Ho show OWASS the red card

Although their 46 points will give them hopes of sailing through as a high-scoring losing school, Opoku Ware SHS will have to live with the fact that debutants, Sonrise SHS from Ho overturned their seemingly won victory. After opening a 13-point gap in round one, by snatching most of the …

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NSMQ2018: Islamic SHS uses Akatsi, Kumasi for ‘salah’

On the day of Eid, viewers were in anticipation to see if the celebration may be bitter in the mouths of Islamic Senior High students. If you were one of those, your hopes only survived three rounds. After trailing Kumasi Senior High and Tech for the greater part of the game, …

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Kwahu-Atibie Nursing College halts admission for 6yrs over poor infrastructure

Authorities of Kwahu-Atibie Nursing and Midwifery College have for the past six years suspended admission of students for Health Assistants Clinical program due to inadequate infrastructure. A shift system has been introduced as a stopgap measure with the admission of a limited number of students. Consequently, hundreds of potentially qualified students, especially, …

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Free SHS Won’t Die – Napo

The Minister of Education, Dr Mathew Opoku Prempeh has assured that the Free Senior High School (Free SHS) programme has come to stay and will not die. “Doomsayers have already failed because there is no turning back as far as Free SHS is concerned,” he said. Speaking in a radio …

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