Tag Archives: Education

Private institutions in Ghana submit misleading information for accreditation – UNESCO

The subject of unaccredited institutions offering tertiary education in Ghana is common knowledge, while the acquisition of degrees by some Ghanaians from unaccredited and bogus institutions from overseas is known to plague the Ghanaian society, but a UNESCO report released October 24, 2017, has pointed these out. UNESCO’s 2017/8 Global Education Monitoring (GEM) Report which highlights the responsibility of governments ...

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The Lost Focus of Technical Universities in Ghana

Technical Universities

Humanities, otherwise known as arts, still dominate in admissions to the newly christened technical universities, one year after their conversion, which is contrary to the recommendation made by the technical committee that worked on the conversion. The committee was clear in its report, that a future technical university should offer study programmes that are vocationally-oriented or career-focused, with emphasis on ...

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St Augustine’s College PTA want interdicted Headmaster back

The Parent- Teacher Association (PTA) of St Augustine’s College, have called for the immediate reinstatement of Mr Joseph Connel, the interdicted Headmaster, saying the decision was hurriedly done and in bad faith. Mr Connel was interdicted for allegedly collecting unapproved fees At a general meeting at the College Assembly Hall in Cape Coast, the PTA in a statement said: “We ...

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