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Government to setup Cyber Security Authority

Mrs Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, Minister of Communication has announced government intention to setup the Cyber Security Authority (CSA) to deal with all matters related cyber-crime and security in the digital ecosystem. According to her the new Authority would have direct reporting responsibility to the Office of the President with more secure …

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GES introduces new JHS uniforms in September 

The Ghana Education Service (GES) on Thursday said it will in September this year introduce new uniforms for Junior High School (JHS) pupils. Professor Kwasi Opoku Amankwa, GES Director General said the uniform is to be used in addition to the existing School ones, from next academic year to prepare …

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Court sentences two to 38 years for robbery

An Accra Circuit Court on Thursday sentenced Billy Kwasi, 25 and Yaw Joseph, 18 to a total of 38 years imprisonment in hard labour for robbing a lady of her Infinix Hot 5 mobile phone valued  GH₵ 500.00. The two pleaded guilty to all the charges of conspiracy to commit …

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GES to roll-out new curriculum for primary school 

The Ghana Education Service (GES) would from 2020-2021 roll-out a new curriculum for Primary School pupils to enable them compete with their compatriots worldwide. Under the new curriculum, the Kindergarten (KG) would have its learning areas reduced from seven to four which would be integrated into themes but would be …

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TMA validates over 900 streets to be named

The Tema Metropolitan Assembly (TMA) has  identified and validated over 900 streets and 12,600  properties to be named and numbered under the street naming exercise. The Assembly has held a number of consultations at various levels with stakeholders including Tema Traditional Council and the TDC Development Company to solicit for …

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GSA presents copies of Ghana Building Code to Upper West MDAs 

The Ghana Standards Authority (GSA) has distributed copies of maiden Ghana Building Code to Municipal and District Assemblies (MDAs) in Upper West Region to begin implementation and enforcement of essential requirement for building and structural regulations. Presentation of the Code to the local assemblies seeks to mark the beginning of …

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