Education

‘Agreement reached to immediately reinstate sacked UEW lecturers’

The Governing Council of the University of Education Winnneba has reportedly reinstated leading to the three lecturers whose sack sparked student protest, resulting to the university’s closure. Effutu MP ,Alexander Ayenyo Markin told Joy News Thursday, the “immediate reinstatement” was part of an agreement reached with the Governing Council and a delegation from the Education […]

Education

Amidu, Domelevo to probe UEW V.C over alleged embezzlement

Concerned alumni of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW), have hinted of petitioning the Special Prosecutor, Martin Amidu and the Auditor-General, Daniel Domelevo to investigate alleged misappropriation of funds in the school. The Vice-Chancellor (V.C) of the institution, Reverend Father Professor Anthony Afful-Broni, has been accused of taking arbitrary decisions that have disrupted the running […]

Education

We’ll fight privatization of public schools to the end – GNAT General Secretary

The General Secretary of the Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT), David Ofori Acheampong, says they won’t back down on their fight against plans by government to hand over the administration of public basic schools to private individuals in the country through the Ghana Partnership Schools (GPS) Project. Teacher unions in the country have kicked […]

Education

Students protests will save UEW from ‘further deterioration’ – UTAG

The University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG) has backed the protest by students of the University of Education, Winneba. Students of the school on Tuesday demonstrated against the sacking of some senior lecturers of the university including local UTAG president, Dr. Frimpong Kakyire Duku. UTAG described the basis for the sacking of the lecturers as […]

Education

Restore calm at UEW as soon as possible – Kwesi Yankah charges Council

Minister of State in charge of Tertiary Education, Professor Kwesi Yankah has urged the Governing Council for University of Education, Winneba (UEW) to restore calm following a protest by students over the dismissal of some senior staff of the school. The Minister made the appeal while addressing the press after meeting with school authorities for […]

Education Features/Articles

UEW: DAWDA ERIC, ERIC DUMENU AKATSI WRITE PETITION TO THE AUDITOR GEN.GHANA AUDIT SERVICE–ACCRA, Others

11TH MARCH,2019 TO: THE AUDITOR GENERAL GHANA AUDIT SERVICE REPUBLIC OF GHANA HEADQUARTERS- ACCRA OUR REF.NO………………… Dear Sir, A COMPLAINT AGAINST UEW VICE CHANCELLOR AND FINANCE OFFICER UNDER SECTION 1(d) Of THE WHISTLE BLOWERS ACT,2006(ACT 720) …………………………………………………………………………………………………………… University Of Education Winneba is a public institution created by an Act of parliament[see Uew Act,2004(Act 672]. The […]

Education

Adisadel Old Boys ‘fight’ dismissal of headmaster

The President of the National Executive Council of Adisadel Old Boys’ Association is Kojo Yankah (in white)The Adisadel Old Boys Association (AOBA) is shocked a committee which investigated an allegation of misconduct against the headmaster of the school found him guilty.Mr. William Kusi-Yeboah was said to have violated various acts of Ghana Education Service (GES) […]

Education Local News

The Residence of Nwomaso Pleads For Immediate Assistance over The Abandoned Four Units J.H.S block

The Four class rooms including one staff office of the Methodist Junior High school that was engulf by rain on 4th March 2018 is left abandoned in the Nwomaso in the Asikuma Odoben Brakwa district,Central region. The school administration have made all effective effort to get the needed assistance from the Assembly,yet there is no […]

Education

NAGRAT, GNAT Angry over Government educational Policy

Two teacher unions– National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT) and the Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT) are unhappy with the Akufo-Addo government over their exclusion from the development of educational policies. According to them, the government is hiding behind the Ghana Partnerships Schools (GPS) to introduce new policies through the back door using Public […]

Education

Senior High Schools, Junior High Schools Graduates To Be Awarded With National Diploma, Higher Natioal Diploma: Education Minister

The Minister of Education, Mathew Opoku Prempeh has voiced the administrative set ups to upgrade the Junior and Senior High schools certificate to National Diploma Certificates,serving and allowing the graduates for immediate accessible to employment. Dr. Mathew Opoku disregard the old age trends at which one must complete tertiary education before he or she can […]

Education Security/Crime

Central Region: Police intensify education on kidnapping for students

The Central Regional Police Command has stepped up the education of students in the basic and senior high schools on issues of kidnapping, abduction and defilement.According to the Command, the three kidnapped girls in the Western Region gives them a cause to worry about the vulnerability of school children hence the school-to-school educational campaign in […]