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Youth urged to challenge status quo

Rescue Mission International, a youth advocacy NGO, has urged the youth and all youth-led organisations to take up innovative and complementary training programmes to empower the youth to challenge the status quo for better transformation of the education sector. According to the organisation, this would effectively contribute to the sustainable …

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Karpowership Ghana shuts down for relocation 

Karpowership Ghana Company Limited has announced that its 470MW Karadeniz Powership Osman Khan will be off the grid on Tuesday, August 13, 2019 in preparation for relocation to the Western Region. A statement signed by Ms Sandra Amarquaye, Corporate Communications Specialist Karpowership, said the Powership will depart from the Tema …

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Upper West maintains below 50% BECE performance for six years

The Upper West Region has consistently maintained below 50 per cent performance in the Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) for the past six years. This poor performance at the BECE level, which serves as the foundation for the secondary and tertiary levels is attracting lots of dissatisfaction among stakeholders in …

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EU, GIZ to revamp Labour Departments – Minister

The European Union (EU) and the German Development Cooperation (GIZ) are financing the Ministry of Employment and Labour Relations to revamp regional Labour Departments of the country. In the interim, Mr. Ignatius Baffour-Awuah, the sector Minister who announced this on Monday said 26 Labour Departments are expected to be revamped …

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Lack of infrastructure is UENR’s major challenge – VC

Though the University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR) commenced in 2012, it is still lacking basic and modern amenities to improve effective operations of the school, Professor Harrison Kwame Dapaah, the Vice-Chancellor (VC) has said. Speaking at the fourth graduation ceremony of the institution in Sunyani, the VC said …

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Okyenhene urges media to speak on issues of Malaria

Osagyefo Amoatia Ofori Panin, Okyenhene and President of the Eastern Regional House of Chiefs, has called on the media to speak out on issues that affect the environment, development and particularly health of people. He said the media may not have the power to change or formulate polices, but they …

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