Author Archives: Kweku Jasper

Free Web development Training Program

Do you want a career in tech? Apply to learn the skills required to be employed as a full stack web developer  or to build your own tech startup. Eligibility: Unemployed, Out-of-SchoolDuration: 6 weeks of intensive training, 10 weeks of incubation or internship.Venue: Ho Node HubCost: Free.Deadline: Apply before 3 July 2020. Apply here:  Training Application… Read More »

U.S. Partners with Ghana to Launch Learning Radio Program to Improve Reading for Ghanaian Children

On June 15, 2020, U.S. Ambassador to Ghana Stephanie S. Sullivan joined Ghana’s Minister of Education, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh, in launching the Ghana Learning Radio: Reading Program. Developed in response to the closure of over 25,000 primary schools nationwide due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the radio program will engage parents, caregivers, and students through daily… Read More »


The University of Professional Studies, Accra has appointed its first female registrar 55 clear years after the school was established in 1965. In a statement issued on Monday, the Governing Council of the school has announced the appointment of Dr Koryoe Anim-Wright as Registrar as the new Registrar. She will be taking over from Dr… Read More »

Prof. Rita Dickson is KNUST’s first female Vice-Chancellor

Professor (Mrs) Rita Akosua Dickson, a professor of Pharmacy has been appointed as the new Vice-Chancellor of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST). Professor Mrs. Dickson is the current Pro-Vice-Chancellor of the University. She thus becomes the first female Vice-Chancellor of KNUST. She will take over from Prof Kwasi Obiri Danso on August 1, 2020. The… Read More »

Ashesi beats University of Ghana, KNUST in latest THE rankings

Ashesi University has been ranked first in Ghana, ninth in Africa, and among the world’s top 400, in the 2020 Global Times Higher Education (THE) University Impact Rankings. According to the Impact Rankings, the merit comes as part of measures taken by higher education institutions to realise the United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)… Read More »

KNUST Undergraduate Admissions for 2020/2021 academic year

steps to apply for KNUST admission 2020/2021 It is announced for the information of prospective Applicants and the general public that application e-vouchers to Programmes of Study at the university for the 2020/2021 Academic Year are on sale for applicants who have satisfied all admission requirements. Follow the steps below Step 1: Dial *447*160# Step… Read More »

Halt challenge-ridden online learning – NUGS to Government

The National Union of Ghana Students (NUGS) has called on the government to temporarily halt online academic activities being rolled out by universities in the country. According to the union, the deployment of technology to fill the gap brought upon students because of the suspension of physical academic activities is serving as a hindrance to… Read More »