Education

GNAT calls for regular in-service training for teachers

The Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT) has called on government to provide regular in-service training to teachers to update their knowledge and skills for quality education delivery. GNAT said it is the duty of the employer to provide resources and on-the-job training to the employee for the work to progress to the desired level. Mrs Gifty Apambil, the Deputy ...

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Education holds the key to success – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said Ghana will not realise the desired results unless the total education of the people becomes the central concern for all in the society. Societies like the United States of America (USA), Japan, South Korea, India Canada and China among others have prospered and continue to prosper, he said, because they saw education as ...

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President unhappy with Wa Poly’s delay to effect name change

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has expressed unhappiness with the Wa Polytechnic for the delay to change the institution’s name to Hilla Limann Polytechnic several months after the announcement was made. President Akufo-Addo in January 2018 renamed the Polytechnic to Hilla Limann Polytechnic following a recommendation by the governing Council of the Polytechnic who unanimously proposed to the Minister for ...

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CWG Ghana rewards UG’s 2016/17 best Computer Science graduate

CWG Ghana, a full-service Information Technology Company, has presented an award to Edwina Borteley Abam, for being the best graduating student in Computer Science at the University of Ghana for the 2016/17 academic year. The presentation is part of the Company’s annual Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programme. CWG Ghana has sponsored the best graduating student from the Computer Science Department ...

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Energy Commission selects University of Energy as solar energy training centre

The Energy Commission has recognised the University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR) as a leader in the area of solar energy. The Commission has, in this regard, selected the University as the training centre for Solar PV Installers in the design, installation and maintenance of Off-grid and Grid-tied Solar PV Systems. Professor Harrison Kwame Dapaah, the Vice-Chancellor (VC), said ...

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Australian Ambassador visits B-BOVID’s school garden project

Mr Andrew Barnes, the Australian High Commissioner, said extra-curricular activities are important in helping children to pursue interest outside the standardised academic environment. He said these activities gave children the opportunity to explore new interests, connect with new people, new skills and ideas, thus exposing them to fresh possibilities that would ultimately shape their lives for a brighter future. Mr ...

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