Reconsider decision to ban 14 WASSCE students – Akufo-Addo to Educ. Minister

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has directed the Minister for Education, Matthew Opoku Prempeh, to engage the Ghana Education Service (GES) to reconsider its decision to ban some 14 dismissed final year senior high school students from taking the ongoing West African Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). “Even though the acts of indiscipline undertaken by these […]

Education Minister directs removal of decentralization clauses from Pre-Tertiary Bill

The Minister of Education,Hon. Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh, has directed the removal of various clauses from the Pre-Tertiary Bill currently before Parliament. This follows extensive discussions between the Ministry and the various teacher unions, who have expressed misgivings about particular sections of the Bill. In particular, the relevant sections are clauses 29 to 37 of […]