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A Great Piece of Art and a Great Deal of Free SHS Frenzy!

Whoever the artist who styles himself as Tilapia is, it is obvious he’s got talent and is most certainly making quite an impact. Like many Ghanaians, I found his latest cartoon on Free SHS particularly fascinating and even more I am intrigued by the quintessential Ghanaian sense of humor and wit that accompanies it’s further circulation. And by the way, ...

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Open letter to President Akuffo Addo!

Naklofen Duo Drug Information Dear President, I am a young mother of three children who just immigrated to the US. I have a bachelors degree from University of Ghana, Legon and currently pursuing another bachelors degree in nursing. I hope to venture into medicine and come home to serve our country Ghana, in the near future. You may be wondering ...

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Lawyer Sues Ghana Palaver Newspaper For Defamation

A legal practitioner and a member of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Gabby Asare Otchere-Darko has sued publishers of the Ghana Palaver newspaper and another for defamation. He wants the High Court to perpetually restrain Revalap Publishers and Commercial Estates Ltd and Tetteh Amedjoe, Editor of the Ghana Palaver newspaper, and their agents from further publishing or causing to be ...

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Ghana Water Company discovers encroachment within catchment of Owabi Dam

Ghana Water Company Limited has discovered new encroachment within the catchment of the Owabi Dam in the Atwima Nwabiagya district of Ashanti. A visit to Sene-Bokankye, which is one of the catchment communities of the Dam, revealed human activities such as illegal felling of trees, sand winning, farming as well as estate development which are at various stages of development, ...

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2 headmasters sacked, 9 interdicted over Free SHS extortion

Two headmasters have been sacked after charging unapproved fees following government roll out of free Senior High School policy. Headmaster of Pentecost and Assistant headmaster of Daffour Senior High schools were relieved of their posts by the Ghana Education Service. A total of nine were interdicted, Director General of the Ghana Education Service, Professor Kwasi Opoku Amankwaah announced at a ...

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COUNCIL OF BRONG AHAFO ASSOCIATION OF NORTH AMERICA (COBAANA) CHICAGO CONVENTION COMMUNIQUE

The eighth Annual convention of the Council of Brong Ahafo Association of North American ended in a grand style at Holiday Inn Conference Center in Matteson, Illinois on Sunday September 3rd 2017. The two days events included COBAANA general meeting, fund raising dinner dance, traditional festivities and picnic. The Convention was under the theme “Education, powerful tool for development” The ...

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Cook County Soda Tax: Boykin Fights To Repeal Measure

This story originally appeared at patch.com CHICAGO, IL — If former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is going all-in to keep the Cook County sweetened beverage tax alive, Commissioner Richard Boykin is upping the ante. Boykin (D-Oak Park) is set to present an ordinance Wednesday to repeal the controversial sweetened beverage tax. Scores of residents are expected to attend ...

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Free SHS Is Not Only A Social Intervention Policy; It Is A Divine Intervention From God!

The Divine Intervention of seeing me in Secondary School is the Agenda of Free SHS Policy. My story saids it all. Few years back, I completed JSS at Nuaso/Apinkra D/A. From the grades we (candidates) had, I was the best with Aggregate 15 (emphasis of where I’m coming from). The Computer School Selection and Placement System (CSSPS) had begun. I ...

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