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Northern Region: Two Shs Closed Down After Students Rioting

Thursday, July 30, 2015 Two Senior High Schools in the Northern Region have been closed down following rioting by students. The students of T. I Ahmadiaya School in Salaga and Karaga SHS had resorted to vandalism following the insistence of school authorities to ensure strict compliance of school rules. Northern Regi ...

UPSA and Kofi Annan Centre Sign A Social Responsibility MoU

Thursday, July 30, 2015 The University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA) and the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) have reached an agreement for the incorporation of the University rsquo;s public sector accountability modules into the latter rsquo;s training programmes. Und ...

Rev Agbozo Urges Professionals To Help Build Ghana

Thursday, July 30, 2015 The Leader of the Ghana Evangelical Society, (GES), Rev. Prof. Enoch Immanuel Amanor Agbozo, has called on professional institutions to identify and address the problems that are preventing the country from progressing. According to him, it is the responsibility of professional inst ...

Riot: Student shot dead in Salaga by police

Thursday, July 30, 2015 A student has reportedly been shot dead in rioting at Salaga in the Northern region after police fired warning shots and tear gas into students. It followed the arrest of some ten students of the Salaga T. I Ahmadiaya Schools. These students had gone to the examination hall with slippers which ...

Patients turned away as doctors begin nationwide strike

Thursday, July 30, 2015 Scores of patients are being turned away as doctors across the country begin a nationwide strike. The doctors are embarking on the strike to protest the failure their employer, the government, to provide them with conditions of service. According to them, they have had to work for several year ...

Only 10 out of 91 Junior doctors receive salaries

Thursday, July 30, 2015 Some junior doctors say they are yet to receive their eleven months rsquo; salary arrears despite assurances that they would be paid Wednesday. The doctors made the claim a few hours after Employment and Labour Relations Minister Haruna Iddrisu told Joy News 64 out of 91 junior doctors have been ...

Acid found on Gregory Afoko's clothes

Thursday, July 30, 2015 It has emerged that the clothes of Gregory Afoko, one of the two persons standing trial over the murder of Upper East regional chairman of the New Patri shy;otic Party (NPP), Adams Mahama which was retrieved by the police, contained acid. According to the Attorney General (AG), other materials su ...

We Can't Fly Stowaways - Minister

Thursday, July 30, 2015 Ghana 39;s Ambassador to Angola, Moses Bukari Mabenga, has disclosed that the consulate has no budgetary allocation for the repatriation of illegal migrants (especially stowaways) to the country. He has therefore stated that the four Ghanaian migrants arrested at the coast of Angola by th ...
Charles Antwi

Mahama Gunman Deported From Italy

Thursday, July 30, 2015 Details have started emerging about the identity of Charles Antwi, the 36-year-old man and native of Dadeasoaba in the Brong-Ahafo Region, accused of attempting to kill President John Dramani Mahama. Charles Antwi, who has been handed a 10-year jail term for holding an unlicensed gun, is s ...
Greggory Afoko

Acid Found On Afoko

Thursday, July 30, 2015 Gregory Afoko It has emerged that the dress of Gregory Afoko, one of the two persons standing trial over the murder of Adams Mahama, Upper East regional chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), which was retrieved by the police, contained acid. According to the Attorney General (AG), ot ...

Today's Front Pages

Thursday, July 30, 2015 http://img.modernghana.com/images/content/mqh7lxw33e 6212488288421 343537277697.jpg KANTAMANTO BOUNCES BACK 2 YEARS AFTER FIRE; TRADERS BACK TO OLD WAYS Brisk trading activities have resumed in earnest at the Kantamanto Market, Accra rsquo;s biggest second-hand clothing hub, two ...

OLE Ghana urges use of Raspberry Pi to improve education

Thursday, July 30, 2015 Executive Director of Open Learning Exchange (OLE) Ghana, an education NGO, has called on stakeholders involved in teaching and learning to make a conscious effort to integrate Technology into their activities. Mr. Kofi Essien said the delivery of quality education in basic schools can be cost ef ...

OLE Ghana urges use of Raspberry Pi to improve education

Thursday, July 30, 2015 Executive Director of Open Learning Exchange (OLE) Ghana, an education NGO, has called on stakeholders involved in teaching and learning to make a conscious effort to integrate Technology into their activities. Mr. Kofi Essien said the delivery of quality education in basic schools can be cost ef ...
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