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 […]

Environment/Climate

Climate Change fight should not ignore women empowerment

Women make up most of the smallholder farmers in the world, producing the majority of the food in lower-income countries. The stopover at Nakasongola was not only about tree planting by the walkers. It also attracted local women near River Kafu in Nakasongola, dignitaries from Care International (Uganda) and Makerere University. Ayeni’s expedition hit Nakasongola […]

Ghana Today-LIVE

As It Happens, Ghana Today, Live-Feed

Thanks for your time with ghanatoday, have a blessed day. More tomorrow. Breaking News–UEW CLOSED DOWN 1:42pm—University of Education, Winneba, has been closed down, serving with immediate effect, following the students demonstration from Monday to Wednesday. This was as a result of the dismissal of some lecturers and non teaching staff from the institution, hence […]

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 […]