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Binding national education policies needed

File photo: School pupils studying under tree

DURING THE eight-year rule of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) under former President John Agyekum Kufuor, one of the key educational polices that took centre stage was a review of the duration of senior secondary school from three years to four years. In spite of criticisms from the National Democratic …

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Govt must say no to return of ‘dumsor’

ON MONDAY, the state-owned DAILY GRAPHIC reported that the power sector will by Friday February 4, lose as high as 600 megawatts (MW) of generation if the financial obligations and other challenges facing the national generator, the Volta River Authority (VRA), are not addressed. According to the report, already, the …

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Cholera back in 2017

Little boy suffering from the outbreak of Cholera

IN 2014, a deadly cholera outbreak in Ghana claimed the lives of some 250 people and infected as many as 25, 000 people between January and December. Statistics from the Ghana Health Service (GHS) revealed that the situation was more alarming in Accra, the nation’s capital, which recorded 18,336 cases …

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Congrats! Chief Fire Officer 

Dr Albert Brwon Gaisie, Chief Fire Officer

THE CHIEF Fire Officer of the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS), Dr Albert Brown Gaisie has once again made Ghana proud by being a proud nominee of the prestigious ZIK International Leadership Award- a Report International Merit Award for Distinguished Service to Humanity. At an event in Lagos, Nigeria on …

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Some of the Black Stars players

THE SENIOR male  national team, the Black Stars, will today lock horns with their Ugandan counterparts to begin the journey to annex the coveted trophy at the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations tournament underway in Gabon. The Black Stars are in group D alongside Mali, Egypt and Uganda. The Stars …

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AFCON 2017: time for Black Stars to redeem image

Some of the players who represented the Black Stars in the past

TOMORROW, JANUARY 14, 2017, African football would be showcased to the world as 16 countries lock horns for the coveted African Cup of Nations (AFCON) trophy in Gabon. The Black Stars of Ghana would be led by former Chelsea coach Avram Grant. The experienced coach, known for using young players …

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