Daily Archives: August 2, 2020

WASSCE starts on Monday August 3

Accra This year’s West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) will commence on Monday, August 3, with a total of 375,737 candidates in over 796 examination centres across the country. Statistics picked by the Ghana News Agency (GNA) indicated that 187,574 of the candidates were males and 188,163, females.   The Ashanti region had the

UCC trains 400 lecturers in ICT as it prepares for aggressive online learning

  Cape Coat Four hundred lecturers of the University of Cape Coast (UCC) have received training in Information Communication Technology (ICT) as part of efforts of the university to ensure effective online teaching and learning. According to Dr Sir Sam Jonah, Chancellor of UCC, this was imperative considering the COVID-19 situation and its attendant effects

Professor Boampong promises to make UCC World class entrepreneurial university

Professor Johnson Nyarko Boampong, the newly inducted Vice-chancellor of the University of Cape Coast (UCC) has pledged to transform UCC into a World class entrepreneurial university with a global competitive edge. He said the concept of entrepreneurial university was necessary and more significant in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic where efforts were being made

President, Asantehene congratulate KNUST’s first female Vice-Chancellor

Kumasi President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, have congratulated Professor Mrs.   Rita Akosua Dickson on her investiture as the 11th Vice-Chancellor of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST).   The newly-invested Vice-Chancellor is the first female to occupy that prestigious position in the history of

Border closure must not affect livelihood of frontier communities

Leklebi Kame (V/R) Togbe Afede XIV, President of the National House of Chiefs, has called for a human face approach to the border closure to mitigate livelihoods of communities at the frontiers. He said the “benefit of nationality” has eluded residents of border communities requesting for mitigating approaches.   Togbe Afede, doubling as the Agbogbomefia