Hon. Mike Hammah, a former Transport Minister under the erstwhile [late] John Evans Atta-Mills administration has lauded the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government led by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on its implementation of the Free SHS policy describing it as one of Ghana’s best policies the country has witnessed.… Continue reading
Former President John Dramani Mahama appears to be ‘dazed’ by the impact of the free Senior High School (SHS), which is the flagship policy of the Akufo-Addo government.
He has been blowing ‘hot and cold’ since the Free SHS policy commenced last year, having doubted its successful… Continue reading
Government may have coughed up someone billion cedis for the increased enrollment for its Free Senior high School policy without the double track system, according to Education Minister Matthew Opoku Prempeh.
Addressing a News Conference today in Accra today, August 07, 2018, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh said besides the… Continue reading
The Institute for Education Studies (IFEST) welcomes the decision of the Ministry of Education to adopt a double tracking system for students who will be admitted into SHS1 in September for the 2018/2019 academic year.
Double Track System will be similar to the semester mode of learning applicable in the… Continue reading
The Bawku Central Member of Parliament has filed a suit against the Akufo-Addo administration over its infrastructure for poverty eradication programme, Planting for Food and Jobs as well as the operations of existing agencies like the Microfinance and Small Loans Center (MASLOC) among others.
About GHs7 billion… Continue reading
The Office of former President John Mahama has accused President Nana Akufo-Addo of sponsoring some media houses to orchestrate lies and spread falsehood against Mr Mahama.
Citing a publication on Thursday, 25 January by the Daily Guide and Statesman newspapers about an alleged yet-to-be released anti-Free SHS publication by the… Continue reading
Former Education minister Professor Jane Naana Opoku-Agyeman has said the initial criticisms against the Free SHS policy was unfair.
In her view, it was unjustifiable for anyone to have criticized the policy when all the details were not known.
The Akufo-Addo government is yet to disclose the source of funding… Continue reading
Government has released Ghc35.9 million to cover second term operational and administrative costs for public second cycle schools under the Free SHS programme.
Head of Communications at the Free SHS Secretariat of the Ministry of Education, Josberta Gyan Kwakye, said the amount would cover about 489 schools.
She also explained… Continue reading
The woes of Madam Comfort Oduro Bruce, chief matron of Ghana Senior High School (SHS) who had been accused of stealing foodstuff meant for form one students in the school are far from over.
On the anti-corruption segment of Adom FM’s Morning Show, Dwaso Nsem, Fabewoso, Captain Smart revealed… Continue reading