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News Ghana » Education: Q&A: The reality of free education for all in Ghana

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/qa-reality-free-education-ghana-180219070207774.html
Publication date: Sunday 25 February 2018

Since gaining independence in 1957, Ghana has focused on improving access to education and achieving universal enrolment. Primary education became free in 1961 and the 1980s saw major reforms swept through the education system, including restructuring ...

News Ghana » Education: Stepping out of the bubble: A Jewish journey to Ghana

News channel or source: http://blogs.timesofisrael.com/stepping-out-of-the-bubble-a-jewish-journey-to-ghana/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Ibrahim Sebiyam now the training officer of the Ghana Education System in the Northern Region recounted to us his experience growing up in Ghana, getting a scholarship to go to Brandeis University as well as an impactful education study tour in Israel ...

News Ghana » Education: Ghana International Bank to reach out to under privileged persons

News channel or source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/business/Ghana-International-Bank-to-reach-out-to-under-privileged-persons-628561
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Ghana International Bank (GHIB) has reiterated its committment to use its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programmes to support its developing partners in the country to help alleviate poverty and improve healthcare delivery and education.

News Ghana » Education: Curb textbook theft in schools now - Read Ghana Foundation

News channel or source: https://www.graphic.com.gh/news/general-news/curb-textbook-theft-in-schools-now-read-ghana-foundation.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Increasing textbook theft among pupils and students is compounding the acute books situation in schools and threaten the quality of basic education, according to Read Ghana Foundation. The foundation canvassing early childhood literacy skills and love for ...

News Ghana » Education: SEND-Ghana uncovers financial leakages in school feeding programme

News channel or source: http://citifmonline.com/2018/02/20/send-ghana-uncovers-financial-leakages-in-school-feeding-programme/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

It suggested that authorities make enough resources available for programme monitoring. “The Ghana Education Service must also step up its monitoring activities and ensure that enrollment data captured by schools and district directorates are consistent ...

News Ghana » Education: Using Students Loan Trust Fund to improve access to tertiary education

News channel or source: https://www.myjoyonline.com/opinion/2018/February-22nd/using-students-loan-trust-fund-to-improve-access-to-tertiary-education.php
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

The principle is that all who have the ability and the desire to pursue higher education should not be denied access because of the lack of financial means. In Ghana, tertiary education includes public and private universities, polytechnics, distance ...

News Ghana » Education: Lack of skills training affecting Ghana’s market competitiveness

News channel or source: https://www.ghanabusinessnews.com/2018/02/25/lack-of-skills-training-affecting-ghanas-market-competitiveness/
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

The German Development Coorporation (GIZ) is supporting the programme through its Ghana Skills Development Initiative project, and the Agricultural Technical Vocation Education and Training (ATVET) under the Africa Union’s Comprehensive Africa ...

News Ghana » Education: Israeli Embassy holds education fair for Ghanaian students

News channel or source: http://www.ghananewsagency.org/education/israeli-embassy-holds-education-fair-for-ghanaian-students-128899
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Accra, Feb. 20, GNA - The Israeli Embassy in Ghana on Tuesday, held an education fair in Accra to provide an opportunity for Ghanaian students to find out more about study programmes in Israel. The fair, which was opened by Mr Ami Melh, the Ambassador of ...

News Ghana » Education: Ghana President Nana Akufo-Addo Says Africa Can Support Itself

News channel or source: https://newsblaze.com/people/business-people/ghana-president-nana-akufo-addo-says-africa-can-support-itself_126369/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Fulfilling his promises and platform during the 2016 elections make the new president a busy man in Ghana. The list of Nana’s promises included free secondary education, more investments from abroad, and curbing corruption. Focusing and working hard to ...

News Ghana » Education: What's happened to ex-Arsenal and Ghana midfielder Emmanuel Frimpong

News channel or source: https://mobile.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/SportsArchive/What-s-happened-to-ex-Arsenal-and-Ghana-midfielder-Emmanuel-Frimpong-629219
Publication date: Sunday 25 February 2018

Quite the narrative, we're sure you'll agree. It goes to show that even a footballing education at one of the world's biggest clubs doesn't necessarily forecast success in the professional game. While there's no shame in Frimpong's current pastures ...