Education

Development of mother languages in Ghana critical towards the achievement of SDG4.

The Ghana CSOs Platform on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), sub-platform 4 (SDG4) continues to advocate for life long learning through the promotion of multilingualism. Last Friday, 21st February, 2020, the International Mother Language Day was marked at Ho in Ghana under the auspices of Pencils of Promise and World Vision Ghana. The outcome of Read Full Story

FEATURE

Opinion: Government appointees benefiting from scholarships meant for poor inappropriate

Purely from the taxonomy of Abraham Lincoln’s definition of democracy as “Government for the People”, I dare say that, it is inappropriate for officials who, because of the critical and important positions they occupy in Government, are well-catered for by the state, to use their power and influence to “jump the queue” to benefit from Read Full Story

General

Napo, Adwoa Safo, Baffour-Awuah fingered in GETFund scandal

Sarah Adwoa Safo and Dr Matthew Opoku-Prempeh The Ghana Education Trust Fund (GETFund) Scholarship scheme audited for the period 2012 to 2018 has revealed appointees in the NPP administration taking state cash to go to school. The appointees – Dr Matthew Opoku-Prempeh, Education Minister, Sarah Adwoa Safo, Procurement Minister and Deputy Majority Leader in Parliament, Read Full Story

Education

We didn’t receive GETFund scholarships under Akufo-Addo govt – Napo, NaCCA boss

Dr. Prince Hamid Armah and Dr. Mathew Opoku Prempeh The Minister of Education Dr. Mathew Opoku Prempeh and the Executive Secretary of the National Council for Curriculum and Assessment (NaCCA) Dr. Prince Armah, have denied receiving scholarships to pursue further studies under the current government. Ghanaians are incensed on social media following an audit report Read Full Story